Section News and Events

September 2017 Meeting Announcement

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May 2017 Meeting Announcement / Newsletter

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April 2017 Meeting Announcement and Newsletter

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April 2017 Meeting Announcement Annual Sporting Clay Scholarship Fundraiser

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March 2017 Meeting Announcement

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Section News and Events Archives

2015-2016 Board Members

Paul Stanglin – Section Chairman / Scholarship Chairman
Ernest Levert – First Vice Chairman / AWS National President 2002 - 2003
Chelsey Morris – Secretary
Candace Ortega – Treasurer
 


AWS December 2014 Silent Auction Donors

The following organizations made donations to this auction:
Grande Truck & Equipment of San Antonio - Co-sponsor
Peco Facet of Mineral Wells - Co-sponsor

Astra Sheet Metal
Bond Equipment Company
CoolStuff
ESAB Welding and Cutting Products
Fastenal of Irving
Garland Welding Supply
Holt Cat of Irving
Home Depot - South Irving
Humperdinks
Lincloln Electric Company
Magid Glove
MHC Kenworth of Dallas
Miller Welding Company
Red Wing Shoes of Irving
Rush Peterbilt of Irving Thermal Dynamics Automation
Trinity Industries, Inc.
Victor Technologies 

Date posted: November 6, 2015


AWS News and Events

2017 AWS Conferences

Quality educational materials – and welding conferences in particular – are just one way your membership serves you. By presenting the latest technology, cutting-edge topics, and industry experts, AWS puts the key to industry expertise and advancement in its members’ hands. Rely on AWS to bring you the highest quality conferences in the welding industry.

  • Weld Repair Conference
    August 8-9, 2017 / Portland, Oregon
  • Weld repairs occur across nearly all industries and types of alloys. Whether it is performed immediately after joint completion, after hydrostatic testing & NDE or after the failure of an in-service component, successful repair welding should take into account code compliance, Quality Assurance, Fitness-for-Service and economic considerations. Each weld pass adds another chapter in the thermal and mechanical history of the component, affecting its mechanical and/or corrosion resistance properties. Accurately planning, designing and executing the repair are critical to make the component suitable for continued service.

VIEW FULL CONFERENCES SCHEDULE


2017 Upcoming CWI Seminar/Exam

  • New Orleans, LA – June 4-9, 2017 (Signup Deadline: May 1, 2017)
    New Orleans, LA – September 24-29, 2016 (Signup Deadline: August 21, 2017)

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2017 District Conferences – Staff Report

  • Overall, when compared to the welding industry, the American Welding Society had a reasonably good year in 2016. We want to thank our Volunteers and Staff for their devoted efforts in making AWS successful.

VIEW FULL REPORT HERE


Scholarships

Welder Training Scholarships

Welder Training Scholarships are available to AWS Districts to provide funds to students seeking welder training through a trade school, community college, or other facility providing welder training programs, such as Tulsa Welding School and Hobart Institute of Welding Technology; or for an AWS Certified Welder (CW) seminar.
    AWS Welder Training Scholarship Overview
    Welder Training Scholarship Application


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


Diversity in Welding: Welders in the Spotlight Videos

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


Compilation

Sydnee Brey

Samuel Torres


Bobby Counts

Roman Weasel