Section News!

This years Houston CWI Seminars and Exams are schedule for:

March 1-8th,

September 13-12th

December 6-13th


Please click here for more information on the upcoming CWI events



Spring is near, it's a busy time for our Section, keep looking out for upcoming events.  We have another Educational coming soon, our golf outing, Student Certification day, and Claybusters in the next few months.




Meeting Registration

Meeting Information


Heat Treating: Hardness and Hardenability.


We will explore the reasons why we are able to change the properties of steel through controlled heating and cooling. What are the most common microstructures we are trying to achieve, their properties and real world implications?


John Starkweather is the General Manager for Magnum Metal Treating in Conroe Texas. He has been in the heat treating field for over 40 years. He joined the Houston Chapter of ASM International in 1980 and in 2011-2012 he served as Chapter Chair.


                                                              Our meetings are held the third Wednesday of the following months:

                                                                        September, October, January, February, March, April, May


Board meetings start at 4:30                                                                             Brady's Landing

Dinner starts being served at 6:30                                                                   8505 Cypress St

The general meeting starts at 7:00                                                                Houston, TX  77012

To access the AWS National scholarship database for additional scholarships please click on the link below.  The Houston Section Scholarships are also listed below.


AWS National Scholarship Search Tool Click Here


Houston Section Scholarships listed here, click on the Scholarship you are interested in for an application.  Print the application and mail it into the address provided on the form.


Dennis K Eck Scholarship

George E. Kampschaefer, Jr. Scholarship

Dr. Daryle W. Morgan Scholarship

Ronald S. Theiss Scholarship

Ron VanArsdale Scholarship

Praxair Limited Scholarship


 All Scholarships are due by April 1st, EXCEPT for the Praxair Limited Scholarship which is due on March 1st, 2015.

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