Chicago Section



We are here to serve our membership and if there is anything we can do to make your experience better please let us know. Also if you have ideas or interests in topics that could serve our community please feel free to contact our board members.

Mission Statement:


The Chicago Section of ASNT is committed to providing our members with high quality relevant information relating to non-destructive testing. 

With our sections experience and dedication, we strive to provide education, training and exposure to new technologies to help keep the NDT community well versed in emerging trends in the NDT marketplace.

See the bottom of this page

for any open employment opportunities.

American Society for Non-Destructive Testing


2020-2021 Board Members:

Chairman: Chuck Johnson- Karden Sales & Consulting, Inc.

Vice Chairman: Sal Razi - Moraine Valley Community College

Secretary/Membership: Stuart Kleven - Alloyweld Inspection

Treasurer: Jennifer Anaya - Alloyweld Inspection

Communications Chair: Mike Chopik - Retired

Membership Chair - Growth and Retention: Jared Sawyer - Circle Systems

Student Outreach Chair: Steve Kupitz – Karden Sales & Consulting

Yearbook Chair: Chuck Johnson – Karden Sales & Consulting

Position Available


We have an immediate NDT position for the following experienced level 1 or 2 technician:

Ultrasonics; ability to set up and perform contact inspections. Immersion experience would be a great bonus. 

X-ray radiographer; ability to setup and follow x-ray techniques.  Digital experience with storage phosphor imaging plates (CR) and/or amorphous silicon digital detectors (DXR) would be a great bonus. 

We offer a competitive salary, paid vacation, paid sick days, insurance, and a matching 401K policy.

 Contact Jennifer Anaya at Alloyweld Inspection at (630) 595-2145

or send an e-mail and your resume to

​Thank you to all our members and sponsors.

The Chicago Section of ASNT has again reached GOLD status in the

ASNT President's Award Program.

Congratulations, Chicago Section!

On behalf of the Board, we hope that everyone is healthy and safe as we all continue to navigate through these unusual times.  

One of the developments resulting from the Covid 19 pandemic is the growth of virtual meetings.  ASNT is offering virtual educational and informational presentations.  Please take a look at the ASNT Virtual Section and the option of affiliating today.  Here is the link for your review: 

February 2021 Meeting

​Dear Chicago Section

   Make plans to join us for our February virtual meeting.  Chicago Section's own Stu Kleven and Jennifer Anaya, of Alloyweld Inspections will be speaking on "Additive Manufacturing & Nondestructive Testing of Aerospace Components.

"The presentation will be on February 8 and begin at 6:00pm Central.

Log-in information will be coming soon.

Let's keep 2021 strong and welcome Stu and Jennifer with a huge audience.

Continue to have a safe New Year to everyone.
Thanks very much.

All the best, Chuck

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