November Section News

The North Texas Section met on 16 November at Ernie’s Seafood in Ft. Worth. There were 18 members and guests in attendance to hear speaker and author W. T. Kaarlela. Mr. Kaarlela’s extensive experience includes 43 years of experience in the Automotive (General Motors) Aerospace (General Dynamics & Lockheed) and Chemical Industries (DuPont and Union Carbide). His career spanned various engineering assignments in Testing, R&D and Management. He holds 22 US patents, has contributed to seven books and published numerous technical papers. The evening’s topics included, Visual Inspection, NDT in Crash Investigation & Fracture Mechanics. The excellent presentation was well received by all attendees followed up by numerous questions for the speaker.
 
W. T. Kaarlela speaking at ASNT North Texas Section