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Codes and Standards Conference
 

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An AWS conference all about Codes and Standards is scheduled for July 16-17, 2013 in Orlando, FL.

Technical standards are among the most valuable documents available to manufacturers and fabricators of welded products. This AWS conference will take a deep dive into AWS D1 structural codes, the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, API pipeline codes, and military and ISO standards. Designers, inspectors, and QC specialists will gain new insights and career-enhancing knowledge.

Hotel Information

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
1000 W Buena Vista Drive
Lake Buena Vista, FL. 32830
Phone: 407-939-1020
Hotel Rate: $139.00
Hotel Cutoff Date: June 15, 2013
Hotel Link: www.disneyurl.com/AWSCodesandStandards2013

Program

 Tuesday, July 16, 2013

8:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Welcome Remarks
Paul Blomquist, On-Site Chairman

SESSION 1

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Changes to AWS D1.1 Structural Code - Steel
Richard D. Campbell, Bechtel Construction Operations Inc.

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Use of AWS Structural Welding Codes for Nuclear Construction
Shane Findlan PE, CB&I

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Welding Consumable Procurement for Nuclear Construction
William F. Newell, Jr., Euroweld Ltd.

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

MORNING BREAK

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Software Simplifies Code Compliance
Mike Bernasek, C-Spec

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

An Update on the API 1104 Code
Matt Boring, Kiefner & Associates, Inc.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

LUNCH

SESSION 2

 

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Qualification of Hybid Laser Arc Welding - How Do We Get There?
Paul Blomquist, Applied Thermal Sciences, Inc.

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Codes and Standards for Weld Inspections
Michael Moles, Olympus NDT

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

AFTERNOON BREAK

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

How Will the A5.32 Revisions Help You Understand More About Shielding
Kevin A. Lyttle, Praxair, Inc.

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Tip Tig Welding: A Code Acceptable Variation of GTAW
Jeremy Wright, Arc Innovations Inc.
 

 Wednesday, July 17, 2013

SESSION 3

 

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Section IX of the ASME Code - New and Improved
Walt Sperko, Sperko Engineering Services, Inc.

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Changes in AWS D1.2 Structural Welding Code – Aluminum
Thom Burns, AlcoTec Wire Corp.

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Some Observations Concerning the AWS B2.1 Code
Richard L. Holdren, ARC Specialties & Consulting Services

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

MORNING BREAK

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Changes to AWS D1.6 Structural Code – Stainless Steel
Richard D. Campbell, Bechtel Construction Operations Inc.

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Standards for Friction Stir Welding Aluminum
David Bolser, The Boeing Co.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

LUNCH

SESSION 4

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

NBIC Part 3/ANSI NB-23 Repair and Alteration Code
Robert Ferrell, The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessell Inspectors

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

AWS/ANSI D16 Welding Standards Lead the US Robot Industry
Vern Mangold, Jr, Kaysafety

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

AFTERNOON BREAK

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

AWS D17.1 - Fusion Welding of Aerospace Alloys
Ian D. Harris, Edison Welding Institute

3:00 p.m.

ADJOURNMENT

 
Need additional information regarding conferences, conference exhibits, or registration?
Call (800) 443-9353 x 223 (U.S.) or (305) 443-9353 x 223 (outside the U.S.)
or email Alina Blanco