9th Annual “Welding the Rockies” Symposium
Spotlight on: Arc Welding, Welds & NDE
Presented by AWS, Colorado Section 039
13300 W. 2nd Place, Lakewood CO 80228
Founders Room, Building A,
Admission: No charge.
8:00 - 8:50 - Welds Hold the World Together – Introduction - Importance of Welding Specified Welds, Design, Material, Process, Quality, NDE Personnel Certifications, Ethics, Training, Experience.
Presenter: Mr. Drew White - Wolf Robotics
8:50 - 9:40 - Designs for Welding – Features of Initial Design for Quality Verifications, VT, MT, PT, UT, RT.
Presenter: Dr. Anish Poudel - Transportation Technology Center
9:50 - 10:40 - Materials for Welding – Metallurgy Considerations for Service Life of Metals, HAZ and Welds.
Presenter: Dr. Stephen Liu - Colorado School of Mines
10:40 - 11:30 - Processes for Welding – Processes to Preheat and Fuse Metals - Solidification, Cooling Rate, Induction Welding.
Presenter: Dr. Jerry Jones - Engergyntech
LUNCH BREAK -
11:30 - 12:00 Lunch Sponsors – Mr. Steve Unrein, Mr. Tom Kienbaum
WELDS - NDE
12:00 - 12:50 - Quality of Welds – Welder is the first line of Defense–Codes, Standards, Specifications, Personnel, Welding & NDT.
Presenter: Dr. Richard Campbell–Bechtel
12:50 - 1:40 - Visual Inspection of Welds – Visual Weld Inspection VT, Types of Enhanced Inspection MT, PT, UT, PAUT, RT, ET.
Presenter: Dr. Richard Campbell – Bechtel
1:40 - 2:30 - Surface Inspection of Welds – Discontinuities, Defects, VT, MT & PT Techniques, Findings, Reports -Accept & Reject Criteria.
Presenter: Mr. Greg Garcia - Evraz
2:30 – 3:20 - Volumetric Inspection of Welds – Topics about: Weld Discontinuities, Defects, UTT, Shear Wave UT, PAUT, RT, Reports.
Presenter: Dr. Jesse A. Grantham - WJMG
3:20 – 4:30 - Technical Questions Welds & Nondestructive Examinations, Wrap-up
Host: Mr. Bob Teuscher – Chair, AWS Colorado Section 039
THANK YOU Warren Tech for Friendship, Support, and Facility