Official ASME Group

San Diego Section

Welcome! Our Section covers San Diego and Imperial Counties in southern California. Please join us for tours, meetings, and other activities.

Calendar of Events

All tour announcements are featured in the newsletters and can also be found in the Resources Section.

Mtg-Tesla Presentation, Thursday, March 12, 2020

SD National Engineers Week Banquet, Friday, February 21, 2020

Insight on Electric Utility Industry, Thursday, January 16, 2020

Tour of MagCanica Magnetic Torque Sensors, Saturday, Oct 12, 2 pm

Tour of Forecast 3D Printing and Manufacturing Services, Monday, Sep 16, 2019, 4 pm

Water Bottle Rocket Launch, Saturday, August 17, 2019

Annual Section Awards Banquet, Friday, April 26, 2019, 6 pm

Annual Section Awards Banquet, Friday, April 27, 2018, 6 pm

 Apr 21, 2018 (Saturday)--One day workshop on SolidWorks and FEA

Jul 20--3:30 pm, Tour of Leigh Aerosystems Corp, Carlsbad.

TBA--Tour of Bilstein Shock Absorbers, Poway.  Tour of brewery tank manufacturer, Escondido.  Annual Water Bottle Rocket Launch.

Apr 28--6 pm, Annual Section Awards Banquet, Best Western Seven Seas, Hotel Circle South

Apr 27--Good Engineering and Design Lessons in Exercise Equipment

Apr 13--Mentoring Night at SDSU

Mar 23--5 pm, Tour of White Lab Yeast Production Facility (and Tasting Room), 9495 Candida St, SD, 92126

Mar 15--Judging at Science and Engineering Fair

Feb 24--E-Week (fka National Engineers Week) Banquet

Feb 16--Tour of Make Place

Jan 24--Project Speed (high speed bike rider, joint with SWE)

Jan 23, 2017--Mentoring Night at UCSD (rescheduled from Nov 2016)

Oct 23 (Sunday)--Tour of Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum (see Newsletter 2016 Oct for details)

Oct 19 (Wednesday)--Mentor Night at USD (see Newsletter 2016 Oct for details)

Jun 8 (Wednesday) -- Tour of Fleet Readiness Center Southwest

Jun 4 (Saturday) -- Annual Water Bottle Rocket Launch

May 17 (Tuesday) -- Tour of Green Flash Brewery

Apr 29 (Friday) -- Tour of Carlsbad Desal Plant

Apr 22 (Friday) -- Annual Section Awards Banquet

Mar 25 (Friday) -- Tour of Deering Banjo

Feb 26 (Friday) -- National Engineers Week--San Diego Awards Banquet

Jan 28, 2016 (Thursday) -- Tour of Carver Engineering and Manufacturing (Rev 1)

Nov 12 (Thursday) -- Tour of the General Atomics Magnet Technologies Center

Oct 21 (Wednesday) -- Mentoring Night at UCSD

Jun 20 (Saturday) -- Bowling Challenge against ASM

May 16 (Saturday) -- Tour of the private Calumet Collection of Rare Automobiles

May 2 (Saturday) -- Water Bottle Rocket Launch

April 24 (Friday) -- San Diego Section Annual Awards Banquet

April 15 (Wednesday) -- Mentoring Night at SDSU

Apr 14 (Tuesday) -- Tour of Hunter Industries

Mar 25 (Wednesday) -- Judging at the Science and Engineering Fair

Mar 24 (Tuesday) -- Tour of EagleBurgmann Expansion Joint Facility

Feb 27 (Friday) -- National Engineers Week Banquet

Feb 21, 2015 (Saturday) -- Tour of Geothermal Facility

Dec 2, 2014 (Tuesday) -- Tour of Survival Systems

Nov 20 (Thursday) -- Mentoring Night at UCSD

Oct 28 (Tuesday) -- Mentoring Night at USD

Oct 28 (Tuesday) -- Tour of Decisive Testing

Sep 23, 2014 (Tuesday) -- Advanced Small Particle Heat Exchanger Receiver


Group Leadership Team Meetings

Monthly Group Leadership Team Meetings are usually held on the first or second Wednesdays (except summer months) at the Serra Mesa Branch of the San Diego Public Library, 9005 Aero Drive, San Diego, 92123. The meetings are held from 6:00 to 7:00 pm and are open to the public.  You are invited to attend.  Please contact Mark Bell,, to confirm the date if you plan to attend or if you would like to address the Group Leadership Team.