These four (4) Seniors competed in the 34th Annual American Welding Society (AWS) Annual Weld-off at Pittsburgh Technical Institute (PTI) on December 4, 2015. Their plates have been sent away for X-ray inspection and the results will be know on 29 March 2016. The AWS awards ceremony will be held at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh, PA. This will be a "AWS Student Day"
From L to R - Justin Deets (OCHS), Matt Maldonado (OCHS), Nick Barrett (CHS) & Channing McKissick (CHS)On 29 March 2016 at the Carnegie Science Center, in Pittsburgh, the Winner was announced.Justin Deets from Oil City High School was announced as the winner of 35th Annual Pittsburgh Weld-OffThe AWS Pittsburgh Section held a "Student Day" and the members of the VTC Welding Class were there for the awards ceremony.