Section News and Events

November 2017 Meeting Announcement

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February 2017 Meeting Announcement

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Materials Performance and Welding Technologies 2017 Conference and Exhibition

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AWS-SAS 2016 First Quarter Technical Event

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Fourth Technical Gathering - December 3, 2015

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Section News and Events Archives

2015-2016 Board Members

Chairman
Sayee P. Raghunathan
Consulting Services Department
Saudi Aramco
Dhahran 31311
Saudi Arabia
Tel.Office +966-13-880-9579
Tel.Mob +966-53-742-2097
E: sayee.raghunathan@aramco.com
1st Vice Chair
Tariq A. Al-Ghamdi
Consulting Services Department
Saudi Aramco
PO Box 18116
Dhahran 31311
Saudi Arabia
P: 96638809561
E: tariq.ghamdi.11@aramco.com
Secretary
Samer Elkababji
Al-Manar Street
Rikaz Industrial Area
PO Box 3982
Al-Khobar, 31952
Saudi Arabia
Cell: (+966) 56 258 6250
E: skababji@gmail.com
Treasurer
Abdul-Rahman Nour
Pan Gulf Welding Solutions
P.O. Box 76303
Khobar 31952
Saudi Arabia
Mobile: +966 54 071 9000
Office: +966 13 857 9988 ext 140
E: a.nour@pangulfws.com

Date updated: November 13, 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.

  • FABTECH - Thermal Spray Coating
    November 6, 2017 / Chicago, Ilinois
  • This group will discuss most aspects of thermal spray coatings including thermal spray processes, equipment, pre and post treatment, applications, and industry usage. Processes covered will include flame spray (powder, wire, and rod), detonation spray, high velocity oxy/fuel spray (HVOF), cold spray, plasma spray, and twin wire electric arc spray.

  • FABTECH - RWMA Resistance Welding School
    November 7-8, 2017 / Chicago, Ilinois
  • RWMA offers this intensive two-day course about the basics of resistance welding once a year. The school is designed to give operators, production supervisors, engineers, and others the opportunity to study, better understand, and further their knowledge in the theory, applications, and equipment used in the resistance welding process.

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2017-18 Upcoming CWI Seminar/Exam

VIEW UPCOMING SCHEDULES


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.

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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


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