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May 2017 Meeting Announcement

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March 2017 Meeting Announcement

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February 2017 Meeting Announcement

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January 2017 Meeting Announcement

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May 2016 Meeting

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2015-2016 Board Members

Justin Heistand
653 Beinhower Rd.
Etters, PA 17319
(717) 364-6082
1st Vice Chair
Mark Malone
273 N. Mill Road
Harrisburg, PA 17112
(717) 645-3197
David Watson
19 Monarch Lane
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
(717) 649-1966
Brian Gross
2518 Willapa Drive
Dover, PA 17315
(717) 542-6919

Lancaster Section Address
AWS Lancaster Section 196
PO Box 324
Landisville, PA 17538

Date Updated: 1-15-16

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.

  • 2nd Codes and Standards Conference
    April 19-20, 2017 / Denver, Colorado
  • Each industry possesses individual operating conditions that may be unique or similar to other industries. Whether high, room or cryogenic temperatures, corrosive environments, high strength or conditions requiring material toughness are involved, appropriate codes and standards are applied.



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

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