Sept. 24, 2008 6:30 p.m. EST

Advanced Science and Automation Corp. was awarded the 2008 American Welding Society Image of Welding Award for the small business category. The award will be presented in a special ceremony that will take place during the 2008 FABTECH & AWS Welding Show in Las Vegas

The American Welding Society (AWS) announced its Image of Welding Awards winners who will be honored in an award ceremony in Las Vegas on Monday, October 6. Advanced Science and Automation Corp. won in the small business category, for their virtual welding lab to teach welding at low cost. Each year, the AWS honors individuals and organizations for their outstanding public initiatives and programs that promote the image of welding throughout their communities.