Chairman’s Message

March 2015 Chairman’s Message

Our February speaker was Brad Bornstein with Olympus. The group of 24 met in the Ruby Room at the Dynasty International Buffet. Brads presentation on Phased Array was very informative and we are attempting to make his Power Point presentation available on our web site for all to enjoy. Keep checking if you would like to see what you missed at the last meeting. The March meeting will be a joint meeting with AWS. Please note the Day & Date change for this meeting. It is to be held at Comfort Inn and Suites Meeting Room located at 180 Gamma Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15328 (RIDC Park on Rt. 28). We will be presenting System One speaker Jesse Groom discussing the topic of Linear Phased Array Inspection. The Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 with happy (1/2) hour (cash bar) beginning at 6:00 P.M. with dinner (buffet) at 6:30 P.M. Sincerely, Bob Saunders, 2014-2015 Section Chairman   News: This month’s meeting will be held on March 25, 2015. This is a change from our regular meeting date. So please take note of this change. This month’s meeting is a joint meeting with the AWS Pittsburgh section. The presentation will focus on Linear Phased Array Inspection. The Meeting will be held at the Comfort Inn and Suites located at 180 Gamma Drive, Pittsburgh, PA. If you plan to attend the meeting, please RSVP as soon as possible to Gary Young at or 724-752-0055 ext. 3194. Bob Saunders ASNT Pittsburgh Section Chairman 2014-2015   2014 – 2015 Meeting Schedule

Month Day Venue Presentation
September 18 Pittsburgh Pirates Game PNC Park – Pirates vs Red Sox ***
October  16 Frank H. Mayer, PE Bridge InspectionBocktown Beer and Grill
November  20 Derrick BauerJoint meeting with ASM Slick, Innovative surface Modifications to reduce fouling and corrosion in rotating equipment for the oil and gas Industry
January 15 Bob Nichol TUV – TourTUV Plant, Moon Twp, PA
February 19 Brad Bornstein – Olympus  Phased Array UTDynasty International Buffet- Cranberry Twp.
March 25 Joint meeting with AWSNote: This is a Wednesday Linear Phased Array InspectionComfort Inn and Suites Meeting Room located at 180 Gamma Drive, Pittsburgh, PA
April 16 Paul Ellis Centura XrayMeeting Site-TBD (to be determined)
May 21 Annual Training Seminar  
June 11 Annual Clay Target Shoot Sporting ClaysCastlewood Rod & Gun Club
*** For reservations: contact the social chairman, Gary Young, at 724-752-0055 ext 3194 or email