What is WEMCO?
WEMCO is a Standing Committee of AWS that represents manufacturers making products for welding process and application. The Association is dedicated to providing a common voice to the welding industry, government bodies, and technical organizations worldwide.

Who are the members?
WEMCO is comprised of 80+ companies that are manufacturers of welding equipment/products.

Where's the value in a WEMCO

Major values of a WEMCO membership include:

  • Unparallel networking opportunities at the Annual Meeting,
  • WEMCO monthly e-briefs,
  • Quarterly newsletters, and
  • Renowned Economist Alan Beaulieu's quarterly economic forecasting reports.


Meet the 2014 WEMCO Executive Officers

Nigel Scotchmer
Nigel Scotchmer
Huys Industries
Dave Sullivan
Dave Sullivan
3M Speedglas
Vice Chair
Bob Ranc
Bob Ranc, Sr.
Superior Products
Immediate Past Chair

What's New with the Subcommittees?
Collectively, WEMCO diligently works to preserve the welding industry.  Individually, each subcommittee also works on issues that affect you, your company, and the industry. WEMCO members can lend their support by joining a subcommittee today.

Click pictures to learn about each subcommittee:

  Dick Wilkinson

Hector Villarreal
GAWDA Liaison
Jim Hovarth
Jim Hovarth
Victor Technologies
Image of Welding
Dave Marquard
Dave Marquard
IBEDA Superflash
Information Technology Chair
Dave Sullivan
Dave Sullivan
3M Speedglas
Program Chair

Update Need to update your company profile?
Please complete the WEMCO Member Update Form, and submit by e-mail
to wemco@aws.org or fax to: (305) 442-7451.


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