Columbia Valley Local Section

Photo: Kelly via Creative Commons
Photo: Kelly via Creative Commons
Welcome to the Columbia Valley Local Section Website.

According to the Section Bylaws, the Columbia Valley Section consists of:

Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho. This area includes all of Okanogan, Chelan, Kittitas, Yakima, and Klickitat Counties, and all Washington Counties eastward to the Idaho border as well as all counties in Idaho north of and including Idaho County.

This is shown approximately in the following map where the colored areas represent the Section within Washington and Idaho. The total area is estimated at approximately 51,000 square miles (132,000 square km). Activities tend to be centered around Richland, Washington.

Recent Events

AIChE CVS - May Seminar

An Introduction to Fuel Cell Technologies and the AIChE Center for Hydrogen Safety
Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 6:30pm PDT
Posted by Nicholas Jaegers
Greetings CVS, Below you will find details regarding our upcoming, in-person seminar. We hope to see you all there for this special event. Please feel free to invite you colleagues to this interesting talk, which is highly relevant to our section. May Seminar Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Time: 6:...Read more

AIChE - CVS April Webinar

Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 6:30pm-8:00pm PDT
Posted by Nicholas Jaegers
Greetings CVS, Below you will find details regarding our upcoming webinar. April Webinar Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Time: 6:30 pm Location: 1754 Duluth St., Richland, WA Please RSVP to Topic: Do You Really Think You Can Become A Leader Without Change Management Skills?...Read more

Recent Activity

Celebration of Science - Call for Volunteers

Posted by Nicholas Jaegers on
Hello CVS, We welcome you all to attend Richland's 3rd annual Celebration of Science coming up on April 20th. This year, the event will be moved to the Fingernail in Howard Amon Park and is themed "Our Scientific Heritage," recognizing how scientific and engineering investments of the past shape...Read more