September 20, 2006
The American Welding Society (AWS) and the Welding Equipment Manufacturers Committee have announced that the Hobart Institute of Welding Technology has been selected to receive the 2006 Image of Weldingaward for the large business category, because of the impact the Institute has on the country's welder work force and the number of students it has graduated.
The Institute will be recognized at an Awards Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 2, at the 2006 FABTECH International /AWS Welding Show held at the Georgia World Conference Center in Atlanta. Ron Scott, vice president and general manager of the Institute, will accept the award.
The American Welding Society provides this tribute to dedicated professionals who are instrumental in advancing the Image of Weldingand the growth of the vitally important field of welding.