October 9, 2007
By: Tina M. Buchanan
What can be done to combat the skilled welder shortage? Longtime welding educator and inspector Tina Buchanan has some ideas that require cooperation among educational facilities at all levels, industry, and parents. Among her recommendations are restructuring educational programs, more industry involvement, and parental support of children's career interests.
Scholarship fund to honor Dick Kallage - by Tim Heston
FMA’s Nuts, Bolts, & Thingamajigs foundation has set up a memorial scholarship fund in honor of Dick Kallage, an influential member of FMA and columnist for The FABRICATOR magazine. Kallage died of cancer Feb. 18.
The only North American publication devoted to the metal tube and pipe industry industry and is a trusted source of information for professionals. Subscriptions are free to qualified tube and pipe professionals in North America.