The Society of Allied Weight Engineers (SAWE) goals are to promote mass properties engineering as a specialized discipline and to provide a means for those interested in mass properties engineering to work together to further their professional goals. Since it's inception in 1939, the SAWE has grown to include 22 chapters located in the United States, Canada, Central Europe, and the United Kingdom and has members from over 22 countries. The Society promotes technical interchange between its members through international and regional conferences, the Weight Engineering Journal, specialized training, technical papers and a growing number of professional publications.
Nominations for Honorary Fellow, Fellow, Richard Boynton Lifetime Achievement Award, and Ed Payne Award (for Outstanding Young Engineer) are due March 1, 2014.
Any SAWE member may make a nomination. These prestigious awards designate an elite group of contributors to the SAWE and the field of mass properties engineering.
The SAWE is actively seeking nominations for for SAWE International Offices of President, Executive Vice President, and Senior Vice President. Nominations are due by November 30, 2013.
To see the requirements and responsibilities for these offices, view the SAWE By-Laws.
To nominate a member for these offices, please contact the SAWE Past President, Patrick Brown, using the International Officer Nomination Form.
Electronic Journal Access and Distribution Approaches Survey Results
The SAWE Membership was surveyed between August and November on options for electronic journals and other distribution options. We wish to thank the members who took time to provide us with feedback. Use the link below to view the results of the survey
We will be tring optional electronic versions of the journal in the future and will be looking for addtional feedback from the membership at that time.
Click the Read more link to see additional information about electonic journal distribution options.
The SAWE is actively soliciting papers and presentations for the following Regional and International Conferences.