⚠️Join Us TUESDAY (5/16) for May Group Meeting/New Section Officers Election Night 

Join Us In-Person or via Zoom for

May Group Meeting /

New Section Officers Election Night 


Tuesday, May 16th – 6:15 PM Dinner; 7:00 PM Meeting

Saltgrass – Arlington, TX
or Online via Zoom

Ladies and Gentlemen,

Come join the AWS North Texas Section as we host our guest speaker Mr. Ernest Levert.

Topic: Even You Can Become a Rocket Scientist

Mr. Levert will share his 50 Years as a Welding Professional in the Aerospace Industry. A retired Lockheed Martin Fellow for Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control in Dallas, Texas. He worked in the Production Engineering Department where he functioned as the corporate welding engineering and materials joining subject matter expert. He is Member of the Production Technical Excellence Staff. The Lockheed Martin Fellows Program provides a unique opportunity to celebrate technical excellence in the individual contributor career path while inspiring an esprit de corps designed to promote technical achievement within the Corporation.   Some of the programs he supported include the International Space Station Thermal Control Units Program, Patriot Advanced Capability (PAC-3), Army Tactical Missile System (Army TACMS), Line-of-Sight Antitank Weapon System (LOSAT), Joint Strike Fighter Program (JSF-F35), Advanced Missile Programs, Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) project, and the Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS). Come out and enjoy a very exciting Welding Career that has allowed Mr. Levert to travel to 40 countries.

Meeting Details

We will be meeting at the Saltgrass Steakhouse at 2200 E. Lamar St. Arlington TX 76006. Dinner at 6:15 and the meeting begins at 7:00 pm. Zoom Invitation Link below.

At this meeting we will also be voting for our new Section Officers for the 2023 – 2024 season.

Don’t forget to bring 2 canned good items for a chance to win a door prize! For every 2 canned good items you bring, you get a ticket to the raffle at the end of the meeting!

Zoom Connection Info
American Welding Society District 17 is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: AWS May Group Meeting
Time: May 16, 2023 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 865 987 6248

Date & Time

Tuesday, May 16th
6:15 PM – Dinner
7:00 PM – Meeting


2200 E Lamar St.
Arlington, TX 76006

OR Join via Zoom
Meeting ID: 865 987 6248

June Meeting

Join us on June 17th for the 7th annual Tim Hatten CWI Scholarship Fundraiser Sporting Clay Shoot!

Thank you so much for your continued support of the AWS North Texas Section!