Section News and Events

Piedmont Section ASNT & AWS – April 2012 Meeting Announcement

For more details, please click “Read More.”



March 20, 2012 Meeting Event Summary

The meeting took place at Byers Precision in Hendersonville, NC.



March 2012 Meeting

The next section meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 20th, 2012. Please click on “Read More” for more details.



Section News and Events Archives

2013-2014 Board Members

Vice Chairman
John Paul Ballard
Byers Precision Fabricators Inc.
675 Dana Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792 
P: (828) 233-2354
E: paulballard@byersprecision.com
Secretary
Bill Allen
BMW Mfg. Corp. LLC
PO Box 11000
Spartanburg, SC 29304
E: bill.allen@bmwmc.com
Treasurer
Bob Fellers
Arc Labs, LLC 
12 Cog Hill Road
Simpson, SC 29681 
P: (864) 224-6772 
E: bfellers@charter.net

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)

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.

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