European and International context, requirements concerning
welded constructions are more and more specifics.
To allow the French manufacturers to access foreign markets,
Institut de Soudure et Société Française
des Ingénieurs, Scientifiques et Techniciens en Soudage
(SIS) had created in 1991 the Association Française du
Soudage in wich are also members manufacturers, inspection bodies,
giving orders Companies and Professional bodies.
Association française du Soudage (AFS) participate to
European and International meetings relative to definition of
training, syllabuses and conditions of awarding diplomas.
AFS is participating actively to present works allowing the
convergence of European system and International system.
Nevertheless, this activity can be productive only if the whole
manufacturers, from small-sized firms to the really large one,
may express necessary and sufficient specificity of its welding
activity and rules, wich shall be respected in this field. Effectively,
the lack of knoweldge of these informations doesn't allow your
representatives to defend position, particularly for small-sized
By comming member of Association Française du Soudage:
- You wil be informed in priority of all what is in preparation
in European or International organisation and, by this way,
you wil have thepossibility to inform us about your proposals
of modifications that will be transmitt as your spokesman.
- You will have the possibility to act on his fonctioning by
active participation in AFS activities.
- You wil get attractive conditions during transitory periods
to get equivalent diplomas for your staff in order to give better
answer to your customer's requirements;
additional information, don't hesitate to contact :
M. Michel ROUSSEAU (33 1 49 90 36 03)
or, in case of absence,
Ms Patricia ZANOTI (33 1 49 90 36 13)