Wright-K’s Bob Van Otteren Will Teach RWMA’s Resistance Welding School



Bob Van Otteren, Senior Welding Engineer goes to Chicago to teach at the RWMA Resistance Welding School.

Saginaw, MI—October— Wright-K Technology is pleased to announce that Senior Welding Engineer, Bob Van Otteren has been invited back to be an instructor at the RWMA Resistance Welding School. This event will be held November 12-13, 2019 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois.

Read more about the RWMA Resistance Welding School here:


Van Otteren had the opportunity to teach at the Resistance Welding School in May at RoMan Manufacturing in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The RWMA Resistance Welding School is a two-day course that educates participants about the fundamentals of Resistance Welding. The focused learning environment is made to better prepare those new to Resistance Welding and further educate the experienced.

Bob Van Otteren has over 40 years of welding experience. He started his career with Newcor Bay City as a Technician in the Research and Development Lab, then soon became Manager of the Lab. Newcor was a founding member of the RWMA. Van Otteren joined Wright-K Technology in 2007 and has been a member of the American Welding Society (AWS) for 31 years.

“I am grateful to have been given another opportunity to share my knowledge and experience with others.” – Bob Van Otteren

Wright-K Technology is a leader in the development of Resistance Welding equipment and processes. Based in Saginaw, MI for over 35 years, Wright-K Technology has served the custom equipment & welding machinery needs of customers in the automotive, aerospace, welding, home and commercial products industries.


The American Welding Society (AWS) was founded in 1919, as a nonprofit organization with a global mission to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes, including brazing, soldering and thermal spraying. AWS strives to move the industry forward in both thought and action, as well as inspire new generations to see the exciting career opportunities available today.


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