Section News and Events

February 2018 Meeting Announcement - Awards Banquet

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October 2017 Meeting Announcement

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September 2017 Meeting Announcement

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4th Annual Tulsa Section Shoot for Scholarships

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24th Annual Tulsa Section Scholarship Golf Tournament - May 22, 2017

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2016-2017 Board Members

Cole Vansell
2512 N. Hemlock Circle
Broken Arrow, OK 74012
(918) 861-0743

1st Vice Chair
Daniel Bobola
Kelvion Inc
5202 W Channel Rd,
Catoosa, OK 74015
(918) 266-9263
2nd Vice Chair
Shane Pendleton
Lincoln Electric
406 W Winston
Broken Arrow, OK 74011
(918) 218-3839

Rodney Riggs
Oklahoma Technical College
4444 South Sheridan
Tulsa, OK 74145
(918) 607-4971
Paul Wittenbach
Metallurgy/Welding Engineering Consultant
2816 Claremont Drive
Bartlesville, OK   74006
P: (918) 815-1434

Date Updated: 5/26/2017

AWS News and Events

2018 Upcoming CWI Seminar/Exam


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.


Women Weld Too

Learn about the demand for Female Welders!.



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