The Resistance Welding Manufacturing Alliance (RWMA) is a Standing Committee of the American Welding Society (AWS) representing various levels of equipment producers and manufacturing end users engaged in the resistance welding process. The committee is dedicated to providing a common voice for the industry, government bodies, and technical organizations worldwide to advance the technology and application capabilities of the resistance welding process.

RWMA is currently comprised of over 75 companies within the resistance welding industry. The members consist of an extensive cross section of companies and individuals who share a common interest in the development of the resistance welding process.

Annual Meeting


The upcoming 2015 RWMA Annual Meeting is a few months away and is scheduled to take place February 25th–27th at The Vinoy® Renaissance Resort & Golf Club in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Renowned economist Alan Beaulieu of the Institute for Trend Research (ITR) continues to be the keynote speaker for the meeting.

Membership Directory

The directory contains key information on RWMA, its member companies, and the products and services each company offers. The demand for the RWMA membership directories has increased drastically. RWMA's membership directory is available around the globe wherever AWS exhibits.

icon CRWT Beta Examination at FABTECH

Now in its beta-testing phase, the Certified Resistance Welding Technician (CRWT) is the newest Certification to be introduced, from the industry's leader in welding personnel certification — AWS.