ASM Akron Meeting Notice
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Facility Tour at Ebner Furnaces in Wadsworth, Ohio

Reservation Required by Wednesday, May 8, 2013 by 2:00 p.m.

This is important! EBNER FURNACES must review the reservation list for approval to meet their confidentiality restraints. We must include your professional/commercial ties. Ebner Furnace reserves the right to refuse anyone access to Ebner's facility. 

Please respond with your name, affiliation and contact information.

Reservations: Dave Houser. Email to: dphouser@babcock.com (330-860-1788) or davidhouser519@gmail.com

Tour Host: Jordan Kercheff, EBNER FURNACES, Sr. Eng. Mgr., & AKRON ASM MEMBER

Facility Tour: The EBNER FURNACES FACILITY 224 Quadral Dr., Wadsworth, Ohio 44281
        Facility contact by phone after 4:30 pm, Jordan Kercheff direct line: (330) 335-1760

The Ebner Furnaces, Inc., Wadsworth, Ohio is part of the Ebner Furnaces worldwide organization. The Wadsworth, Ohio facility designs and manufactures industrial heat treat furnaces for the North American metals industry, and is also the base for the non-OEM entity EBNERFAB. EBNERFAB operates within the EBNER FURNACES Organization as a full service ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code shop.

Location: Ebner Furnaces, 224 Quadral Dr., Wadsworth, Ohio 44281, 330-335-1600 (up to 4:30pm)
Initial Gathering: 5:30 p.m. Tour will Start: 6:00 p.m. promptly
Cost: No Cost
Dinner: We will be gathering after the tour at Marie’s Restaurant, 130 E. Smokerise Dr., Wadsworth, Ohio 44281 (330-334-1000) for those who would like a dinner after the tour is completed. This dinner will be “order from the menu and pay individually”. Marie’s is about 15 minutes from Ebner Furnaces and is located on the north end of Wadsworth. When you make your tour reservation please say if you plan to join the Dinner Group so Marie’s can prepare for or group’s size.

Since this is a manufacturing facility, proper footwear must be worn. No open toed shoes or high heels. The tour involves walking over grated areas.

Spouses, children, and grandchildren are welcome as there are no age restrictions but please include them with your reservation and the confidential restrains apply to them also.

No cameras are permitted.


ASM Akron Teachers Camp July 22-26, 2013. High school general science, chemistry, physics, math and technology teachers; middle school science teachers. Attend a one-week professional development course this summer - at no cost to you! Contact Dr. Bob Shemenski, FASM, Akron Chapter Education Chair: bob_ski@mindspring.com 330-705-2563.

Many Thanks to our Student Affairs Sponsors: ASB Industries, Inc., Akron Steel Treating and McAfee Tool and Die Co.

Have a safe and enjoyable summer…September Heat Treat Night September 18 @ New Era restaurant