Section News and Events

Fall Sporting Clay Shoot - September 26, 2015

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Sporting Clay Shoot - August 23, 2014

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November 20, 2013: Bus Trip to Chicago for FABTECH and AWS Weld Show

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** New Date ** How to Prevent Cracking When Welding Aluminum Alloys

On March 31st, 2011, the AWS Fox Valley Section will be hosting a seminar on “Crack Prevention in Aluminum Welding” by Tony Anderson of Miller Electric Mfg. Co.

Tech Session “Weld Procedure and Welder Performance Qualifications”

Presented by Randall Counselman On January 18th, 2011, at the Holidays Pub in Neenah

Section News and Events Archives

2013-2014 Board Members

Jerry Sackman
N9159 Kernan Ave.
Appleton, WI 54915
P: (920) 378-1462
Vice Chairman
Devon Jones
Oshkosh Corporation
PO Box 166
Oshkosh, WI 54903
P: (920) 651-9454
Steve Ford
Lapham-Hickey Steel
PO Box 2483
Oshkosh, WI 54903
P: (920) 233-8502
Bryan Hanke
948 S. Miltary Rd.
Chilton, WI 53014
P: (920) 418-1134

AWS News and Events

CWI Pre-Seminar/Seminar Combo Promo

Today, AWS announces a new pilot program designed to not only help you get a head start on your CWI prep, but also save you money. LEARN MORE

Diversity in Welding: Welders in the Spotlight Videos

Learn about the inspiring stories of four welders in the welding community.


Sydnee Brey

Samuel Torres

Bobby Counts

Roman Weasel

AWS Weldlink

You can now create your free profile on WeldLink! This is the future of job searching, planning, and management for welders around the world. Sign up today and get started! REGISTER NOW

Excellence in Welding Awards

The Excellence in Welding Awards (formerly Image of Welding Awards) are issued in nine categories. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that have shown exemplary dedication to promoting the image of welding in their communities. Nominations will be judged by WEMCO, a standing committee of AWS, which is composed of executives of welding industry suppliers to promote the welding equipment market. Enhancing the image of welding as a critical industry is among their priority programs. NOMINATE NOW

April 2015 is National Welding Month

2015 AWS President Dave Landon addresses AWS Sections about National Welding Month. VIEW VIDEO

2015 AWS President Dave Landon Talks WeldLink

WeldLink is the ultimate career planning and management system specifically designed to bring together individuals, businesses, and schools in the welding industry. Get a sneak peek at the new website. VIEW VIDEO

2015 AWS Seminar Schedule

Hot off the press! The 2015 AWS Seminar Schedule is now available. Look for one in your area and sign up today.


Visit the page! LEARN MORE


For the person interested in taking their welding career to the next level, SkillsUSA is an amazing asset. Their regional, state, and national competitions offer the chance to hone your skills while you compete against others. And more than that, each competition offers a scholarship to the winner. VIEW VIDEO


This video looks at just some of the exciting careers options available to women (and men) who decide to invest their time in the study of welding. VIEW VIDEO