April 2018 Meeting Announcement

April 2018 Meeting Announcement

Greetings AWS East Texas Section Members & friends,
Join us for our upcoming section meeting.

Date & Time
Thursday April 26, 2018 at 6:00 PM – meet for optional dinner

Rudy’s BBQ
1410 S SW Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701

7:00 PM – Official Meeting
Tyler Jr College West Campus
Skills Training Center Building Welding Lab
1530 S SW Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701

Richard Johnston, Oceans Corp.

Speaker Bio:
Richard’s background includes military experience as an Air Force F-15 crew chief, combat photographer and a paramedic.

Richard graduated from the ocean Corp in 1990 and worked as a commercial diver both offshore and inland diving doing underwater inspection and construction. He currently works for the ocean Corp doing marketing and public relations events and as an instructor. Richard also works part time for omega divers doing inland diving projects.


Richard will give a brief overview of commercial diving, the welding and burning equipment used and then a practical application that will give attendees an opportunity use the underwater equipment.