Section News and Events

October 2015 Event

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September 2015 Meeting

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March 2015 Meeting [EVENT SUMMARY]

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Executive Board Meeting - June 8, 2015 [EVENT SUMMARY]

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48th Annual Johnstown/Altoona Section & Pittsburgh Section Golf Outing

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2015-2016 Board Members

George Kirk
MCS-Mech. & Ceramic Sol. Inc.
730 Superior Avenue
Carnegie, PA 15106
P: (412) 521-2657
1st Vice Chair
Don Stoll
Minnotte Contracting Co.
Minnotte Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
P: (724) 544-7326
2nd Vice Chair
Steve Rosenthal
Economy Welding
2120 Big Sewickley Creek Road
Sewickley, PA 15143
P: (724) 251-9500
Thomas White
First Energy
Beaver Valley Power Station - Route 168
Shippingport, PA 15077
P: (412) 310-5845

Date Updated: September 22, 2015

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