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Chairman Message – Nov 2017

Chairman’s Message – November 2017   Our last meeting was held on October 19th at TUV Rheinland Industrial Solutions in Hopewell with dinner at Trenney’s Grill. Our speaker was Brett Pond, Principal Metallurgist and manager of the metallurgical and mechanical test lab. His presentation was on Galvanic Corrosion emphasizing factors that affect galvanic corrosion rates and how to minimize or prevent it....

February 2016 Chairman’s Message

Thanks again to Hank Rowe from GE for his presentation on Digital Radiography on Thursday, January 21st. Hank presented a very good overview of radiography past, present, and future as well as showing some applications and equipment selections. There were 16 in attendance at the Palm’s Brazilian Steakhouse in Aliquippa. Hank’s presentation can be viewed on our website. This month’s meeting will be held on...

November 2015 Chairman’s Message

Last month’s speaker was our own Jesse Groom, Section Secretary and website master. Jesse gave a very informative and interactive presentation on phased array ultrasonics with several good examples of weld inspection as well as other applications for this powerful inspection technique. There were 14 in attendance. Dinner was at Harold’s in Hopewell. Thanks again to Bob Nichol (our new Vice Chairman) for his...

October 2015 Chairman’s Message

Last month’s meeting featured Roger Engelbart, ASNT National Chairman, as our guest speaker. There were 20 in attendance. Thanks to Roger for his informative presentation about the strategy and goals of ASNT and his vision for the growth of ASNT both locally and nationally. His presentation can be viewed on our website. Please take a moment to look at it and offer feedback. Roger can be contacted at...

September 2015 Chairman’s Message

ASNT Chairman’s Message Welcome to the new year of ASNT meetings. Once again I would like to thank Bob Saunders for handling the chairman duties for our local section for the last several years. Bob left things in very good shape for me to assume the chair position. Bob is still heavily involved as well as George Maksin for the day to day activities of the Pittsburgh Section. We have a good agenda for this...

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