ASNT News - 2018

December 2018 Director's Letter - Recognizing Moments That Matter

14 December 2018

With the Thanksgiving holiday celebrated last month, I want to take the time to reflect upon giving thanks for the days that have passed, and also express optimism as we look ahead at what is to come. Our fast-paced lives sometimes need a holiday ...
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2018 Annual Conference Wrap-Up and Pictures

12 December 2018

The 2018 Annual Conference in Houston was a tremendous success for the global NDT community as it brought thousands of attendees from around the world to share innovations, present new knowledge, and have meaningful networking to NDT professionals...
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ASNT Recognizes Dig Deep, Fly High! Campaign Recruiters

29 November 2018

The Dig Deep, Fly High! ASNT member recruitment campaign concluded on 31 October 2018. The campaign began 1 November 2017 and yielded a total of 738 new individual members for ASNT. ASNT thanks all 252 recruiting members listed below for making th...
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November 2018 Director's Letter - Beginning a New Season for ASNT

15 November 2018

The ASNT Annual Conference always marks the end of one season and beginning of a new season for the organization. I’m always encouraged when I see new faces in attendance and volunteering for leadership. We formally recognized and welcomed a...
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October 2018 Director's Letter - See You in Houston

17 October 2018

GREETINGS! This month’s Materials Evaluation highlights the ASNT Annual Conference taking place in Houston, Texas, on 28–31 October. You will likely read this issue just before attending or while at the conference. Because of that, I w...
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ASNT Recognizes 2018 ASNT Honors and Award Winners

17 October 2018

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ASNT would like to congratulate all of the 2018 ASNT honors and awards winners for their well-deserved recognition for achievement. Each year, a dedicated group of volunteers reviews each honor and award application submission to select the papers...
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ASNT Partners for Recent NSF Grant Award Expanding Nondestructive Testing Education

24 September 2018

The American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT), in partnership with Lorain County Community College (LCCC), Weld-Ed, Chattanooga State Community College (CSCC), and the American Welding Society (AWS) Foundation, is a sub-awardee of a Natio...
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ANSI/ASNT CP-189 (2016), SNT-TC-1A (2016) Addendums Available

20 September 2018

As part of ongoing initiatives with ASME, addendums were added to both Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A, 2016 Edition and ASNT Standard for Qualification and Certification of Nondestructive Testing Personnel ASNT CP-189-2016 ...
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September 2018 Director's Letter - Partnering to Make NDT the Choice

17 September 2018

I’m thrilled to be able to share with you ASNT’s success as a partnering organization to a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant proposal. In Spring 2016, ASNT was approached by the late Duncan Estep of Lorain County Community Colleg...
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ASNT 2018 Election Results

24 August 2018

COLUMBUS, Oh. (24 August 2018) - On Saturday, August 18th, membership ballots for the 2018-19 ASNT Board of Director Elections were tallied. We are pleased to announce the following individuals were elected: Chairperson of the Board David A. Man...
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August 2018 Director's Letter - Shaping the NDT Industry

24 August 2018

THE CURRENT TUMULTUOUS CLIMATE of accepting individuals of differing cultures, ethnicities, religions, education, gender, and political beliefs is rattling the underpinning   of our global society. We need to talk about it. We need to ac...
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July 2018 Director's Letter - Engage with ASNT Publications

17 July 2018

Over the past few months, I’ve talked about NDT’s impact on the world and your individual impact on the Society. This month I’m meshing those two by discussing, for the first time in one of my letters, the ASNT publications depar...
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June 2018 Director's Letter - Why STEM?

12 June 2018

WHEN I BECAME ASNT’S executive director almost four years ago, I knew that the public, especially young people, needed to learn about nondestructive testing (NDT). ASNT first exhibited at the USA Science & Engineering Festival (the natio...
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2018 ASNT Annual Conference Abstract Submission Closing Soon

29 May 2018

Why YOU should present at the 2018 ASNT Annual Conference: • Be part of ASNT history at the world's largest ANNUAL NDT conference • Position yourself as an expert in NDT • Contribute to the growth and future of your industry &bu...
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May 2018 Director's Letter - Safety Is Not a Season

7 May 2018

There are some industries that ebb and flow and are able to change their way of thinking and processes to reflect the environment, convenience, or even the season. In NDT, the season of safety is perpetual and never-ending. Over the week of the R...
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Become a Member of the EBC Audit Committee

7 May 2018

UPDATE 5/24/2018: Due to an overwhelmingly supportive response from well-qualified candidates, we have closed the submission window for this committee.   The Employer-Based Certification (EBC) Audit Program Committee is looking for qua...
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April 2018 Director's Letter -Spring into Your ASNT Section

17 April 2018

The arrival of spring tends to bring a renewed energy to be more active. Are you active in your ASNT section? The current member-get-member recruitment campaign, Dig Deep Fly High, quoted Chicago Section member Chuck Johnson in a recent email: &l...
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March 2018 Director's Letter - Spirit of Cooperation

21 March 2018

SPRING MEANS THE START OF NEW BEGINNINGS AND ENERGY. The ASNT Board has worked over the winter months to set the groundwork for a fast-paced year of new engagement opportunities, value-added services to NDT stakeholders, and the revitalization of ...
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2017 ASNT Annual Conference Awards Banquet are now public! Will you be in attendance for 2018?

22 February 2018

ASNT's final nominations for 2018 awards is 1 March, 2018. Submit a nomination for someone you feel is deserving of recognition.  Visit asnt.org/awards for submission information. The 2017 ASNT Annual Conference Awards Banquet was a sold out...
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UPDATES TO LEVEL III APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

22 February 2018

ASNT’s technical services team regularly reviews application submission processes and requirements to ensure certification candidate qualifications are reasonable, verifiable, and an accurate indication of one’s preparedness to be cert...
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Feb 2018 Director's Letter - How We Work

21 February 2018

AS YOU PLAN YOUR ENGAGEMENT WITH ASNT THIS YEAR, consider the impact you want to make and the mark you want to leave on your peers and the NDT industry. Many moving pieces have to work in concert to provide the administration, programs, and s...
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Jan 2018 Director's Letter - ASNT New Year's Resolutions

1 February 2018

WELCOME TO 2018! This year, why not affirm your New Year’s resolutions with ASNT in mind? Make 2018 the year you fully invest in all the opportunities that your ASNT membership offers by checking these to-dos off your list: Read the Direc...
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VT Authors Needed for New ASNT Publication

23 January 2018

ASNT is seeking a qualified author to write a new self-study book, Programmed Instruction Series: Visual Testing. The selected contracted author will be responsible for covering Level I and II topics for this method. ASNT will provide ANSI/ASNT C...
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Start your 2018 by being at your best! Register for refresher courses

3 January 2018

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Register for ASNT Level III refresher courses today!   Whether you’ve been putting it off or simply forgot, ASNT Level III refresher courses are an ideal opportunity to earn recertification points while brushing up on method essential...
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