While investigators have finished investigating a fire that destroyed a welding shop on Montana Avenue on Wednesday night and caused $250,000 in damage, they still don’t know what caused it.
A welding student at City College at Montana State University Billings welds two sections of pipe togetherin the college’s welding classroom.
Dawson Community College welding instructor Jim LeProwse shows one of three welding simulators that train students. Students also get lots of real welding experience.
Brent Nelson directs the welding program at Dawson Community College in Glendive. As a certified welding inspector, Nelson also certifies welders, many of whom want to get jobs in oil-related industries.
A welding student at Dawson Community College in Glendive works in the college shop.
GLENDIVE — Even Texas native Jim Cargill, president of Dawson Community College, has never seen an oil boom quite like the one exploding into Montana from North Dakota.
The Montana Board of Regents voted to continue an expanded welding program at the Montana State University Billings College of Technology during its meeting in Bozeman on Friday morning.
The Montana Board of Regents is expected to vote on continuing an expanded welding program at the Montana State University Billings College of Technology when it meets in Bozeman this week.
POWELL - Northwest College is seeking permission to offer two-year certificates for its welding program.