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2019 ASME BPVC Section IX Code Changes in a Nutshell

In this webinar recording, we cover the 2019 changes that consist of essential variables, supplementary essential variables, non essential variables, materials changes to procedural and performance qualifications as well as construction codes changes.


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 Antonio Howard, CAWI

Antonio holds degrees in Computer Science, Pre-Engineering, and Applied Mathematics. He is also an Adjunct Welding Instructor and an associate Certified Welding Inspector. He holds a Certificate in Welding Construction and currently sits on subgroups ASME Section IX (General Requirements) and API 1104 (Welding Procedures and Welder Qualifications), seats that he’s held for 10 and 8 years, respectively. He is also an 11-year member of the American Welding Society and at CEI he is the lead advocate for ProWrite Welding Software.



Tiradej Bunyarattaphantu

Tiradej earned his BSME and EIT in 2014 and is currently pursuing his license. He has been involved with ASME BPV code since starting as a full-time employee in 2015. He is the junior engineer at CEI and works directly with Mike Clark on DesignCalcs. He currently sits on the Subgroup on Heat Transfer Equipment and actively writes and reviews changes to the ASME BPV code.


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