American Society for Non-Destructive Testing


Chicago Section

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.

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.

ASNT Chicago Section September meeting

Please join us as we kick off the ASNT Chicago Section 2017 – 2018 presentation program.

Dr. Christopher Woods, of the University of Chicago will be our presenter.

Dr. Woods will discuss how Non-Destructive Testing has expanded the Oriental Institute’s research capabilities and the role it has played in understanding ancient civilizations.  He will present on how developing NDT methods have impacted artifact analyses and the subsequent understanding of written communication, religion, mathematics and commerce.

Make your plans to join us!

Monthly meetings are held at;  
Crazy Pour - 105 E. North Ave. – Villa Park
6:00pm Social Hour - 7:00pm Dinner - 8:00 Presentation
$25.00 registration / dinner fee

For meal planning purposes, we ask that you RSVP to or 630-740-6645.

 Thank you very much and we look forward to seeing you there!

Check the "Meteing Schedule" page for Speaker presentations, times and dates.



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.


2017-2018 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 - Chemring Energetic Devices

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

Student Outreach Chair: Steve Kupitz – Karden Sales & Consulting

Yearbook Chair: Chuck Johnson – Karden Sales & Consulting