The Welding Institute and TWI events

Events

The Welding Institute events diary
The Welding Institute

Event Type

Region (Branch events only)

Technical Groups

Date

Purging

Georgia Huntington & Luke Keane

18 October 2017

Neath College Dwr-y-Felin Road SA10 7RF

South Wales Branch

Building Modern RNLI Lifeboats

Mr Iain Wallbridge

18 October 2017

TWI, Granta Centre

Eastern Counties Branch

Works visit to NIS Ltd, Chorley

18 October 2017

NIS Ltd, Ackhurst Road, Chorley, Lanc PR7 1NH

North Western Branch

Webinar on SENT Testing Standard BS8571 and its ongoing development

Philippa Moore

19 October 2017

From the Foundations of Electricity to Modern Corrosion Failures

Dr Fred Parrett & Dr David Eyre

19 October 2017

SCI 14/15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS

London Branch

Delphi - The Latest Advances in Modern Diagnostic Equipment

Gavin Glover Delphi (UK)

19 October 2017

Grangemoor hotel, St Michael's Road, Maidstone, ME16 8BS

Kent Branch

The Fabrication and Erection of the Shard at London Bridge

John Krancioch BSc CEng FWeldI

19 October 2017

City of Bristol College, Advanced Engineering Centre, New Road, Stoke Gifford, Bristol BS34 8SF

South Western Branch

Annual Dinner

Speaker TBC

20 October 2017

Lochardi House Hotel, Stratherrick Road, Inverness IV2 4LF.

Highlands & Islands Branch

Underwater welding

23 October 2017

Harland and Wolff Heavy Industries Ltd. Queens Island, Belfast BT3 9DU

Northern Ireland Branch

Direct Vision Standard & Other Safety Aspects

Hannah White, Freight and Fleet Transport Manager, Transport for London

25 October 2017

Grangemoor Hotel, St Michael's Road, Maidstone, ME16 8BS

Kent Branch

Effect of Post Weld Heat Treatment on TMCP Steels

Dr Peter Boothby FWeldI

26 October 2017

Merlin Conference Room Rolls-Royce Elton Road, Derby DE24 8EG

East Midlands Branch

Characterising in-service degradation of welds with NDT

Trish Condor (Principal Consultant) Sonomatic

26 October 2017

The Atholl Hotel, 54 Kings Gate, Aberdeen AB15 4YN

North Scottish Branch

Game Changing NDT Technologies from TWI for Power, Oil & Gas and Aerospace Industries

Mr Phillip Wallace CEng MWeldI

30 October 2017

TWI Technology Centre (Yorkshire)

Sheffield Branch

How to Conduct Visual Testing of Welds

Eur Ing Mark Cozens CEng FWeldI

1 November 2017

Gas Arena (WT 301), College of NW London, Dudden Hill Lane, London NW10 2XD

London Branch

FORS - A National Approach To Raising Standards

James Tillyer, Manager, FORS

1 November 2017

University of Kent Business School, Parkwood road, Canterbury CT2 7PE

Kent Branch

The Fabrication and Erection of the Shard at London Bridge

2 November 2017

Engineering College Marks Ferry, Birkenhead CH41 5LH

Liverpool Branch

Additive Manufacturing - 3D Printing in Metals

Roger Fairclough

2 November 2017

Ravensworth Arms

Northumbria Branch

Annual Dinner

3 November 2017

De Vere Village, Herons Reach, East Park Drive, Blackpool FY3 8LL

North Western Branch

Battery Technology & Maintenance

Ken Clark of Rotronics Battery Management Systems

7 November 2017

Holiday Inn North, Hothfield, Ashfield, Kent TN26 1AP

Kent Branch

Joining of Composites

Sean Cooper

8 November 2017

Bridgewater and Taunton College, Bath Road, Bridgewater TA6 4PZ

South Western Branch

Site Visit - Ferguson Marine Facility

9 November 2017

Newark Work, Castle Road, Port Glasgow, PA14 5NG

Scottish Branch

Fitness for Purpose, Sour Service Corrosion Testing

Mr Phil Dent

9 November 2017

Chieftain Hotel, Inverness

Highlands & Islands Branch

The 3rd AWFTE Forum

10 November 2017

ABC Awards, Robins Wood House, Robins Wood Road, Aspley, Nottingham NG8 3NH

TWI Event

Webinar on Surfi-Scultp

14 November 2017

TWI Event

Flying Scotsman Steam Locomotive Restoration Project

Mr Simon Holroyd

15 November 2017

TWI, Granta Centre

Eastern Counties Branch

The Manufacture of Tankers

15 November 2017

Crossland Tankers, Shuttleworth Mead, Blackburn Road, Padiham, Burnley, Lanc. BB12 7SN

North Western Branch

TWI Developments in NDT

Mr Ivan Pinson AWeldI

20 November 2017

Nuclear Training Academy Doosan Babcock, Birmingham New Road, Tipton DY4 8JP

West Midlands Branch

Advanced NDT: Understanding of Advanced NDT Methods and an Overview of TWI Virtual Academy

Neil Harrap

20 November 2017

TWI Technology and Training Centre Ferrous Road, Riverside Park, Middlesbrough TS2 1DJ

Teesside Branch

2nd Additive Manufacturing Symposium

21 November 2017

Granta Centre, TWI Ltd, Cambridge CB21 6AL

TWI Event

History of Associated Motorcycles (Matchless)

Bill Cakebread

21 November 2017

Holiday Inn North, Hothfield, Ashfield, Kent TN26 1AP

Kent Branch

Pipelines - cost reduction and integrity management - Oil and Gas Technical Group

22 November 2017

Jury's Inn Aberdeen Airport

Offshore Oil and Gas Technical Group

Avro Vulcan XH668

Flt Lt Paddy Langdon RAF Ret'd

23 November 2017

Greenwich University (Medway Campus)

Kent Branch

60163 Tornado, A Peppercorn Class A1 Locomotive

Mr Keith Crabtree

27 November 2017

TWI Technology Centre (Yorkshire)

Sheffield Branch

Friction Stir Welding - Benefits for Industry

28 November 2017

TWI Ltd, Granta Park, Great Abington, Cambridge CB21 6AL

TWI Event

Stainless Steel World Conference & Expo 2017

28 November 2017

Maastricht, the Netherlands

TWI Event

GALM: Lightweight vehicle manufacturing. Joining, forming and manufacturing technology summit

29 November 2017

NEC, Birmingham

Welding Institute Event

Site visit to Element Materials testing H2S

30 November 2017

Element Aberdeen, Hareness Circle, Altens Industrial Eastate, Aberdeen AB12 3LY

North Scottish Branch

Portable Friction Welding

30 November 2017

The King Rufus Pub 135 Winchester Road, Chandlers Ford, Southampton SO53 2DU

Southern Counties Branch

Explosion Bonding of Metals and their Alloys

Steve Sparkowich

30 November 2017

Institute of Mechanical Engineers 1 Birdcage Walk, London SW1H 9JJ

London Branch

Christmas Dinner

1 December 2017

TBC

Northern Ireland Branch

Christmas Social - Beer Tasting and Buffet

4 December 2017

Devonshire Cat Public House

Sheffield Branch

3rd Energy from Waste and Biomass Workshop

5 December 2017

Blackburn Meadows Renewable Energy CHP Plant, Alsing Road, Sheffield S9 1HF

TWI Event

Joining dissimilar metals for applications in heavy engineering

6 December 2017

The Granta Centre, TWI Ltd, Cambridge

TWI Event

Thermoplastic Joining Standards - Launch Event

7 December 2017

Granta Centre, TWI Ltd, Cambridge

TWI Event

Underwater Welding Demonstration

Dave Brannon and Leo McCormack

7 December 2017

AIS Training

Northumbria Branch

A Subsea 'Christmas Present' (Profiling the Gorgon Project and the role of Materials and Welding Engineering in OandG

Nick Clark

7 December 2017

BHGE, Aztec West Bristol, 2630 The Quadrant, Aztec West, Almondsbury, Bristol BS32 4GQ

South Western Branch

Tales of the Gun 'Metallurgy in Gun Making'

Steve Cater

8 December 2017

Twelve Knights Hotel Margam Rd, Port Talbot SA13 2DB

South Wales Branch

Laser Welding in Manufacturing

13 December 2017

Granta Centre, TWI, Cambridge

TWI Event

Topsides and Subsea - Portable Friction Welding

Mr David Gibson CEng FWeldI

13 December 2017

TWI, Granta Centre

Eastern Counties Branch

Discuss your Career in Welding

Ian Hogarth

18 December 2017

Stem Center Middlesbrough College, Dock Street, Middlesbrough TS2 1AD

Teesside Branch

AGM and a presentation 'solar orbiter: our next journey to the sun'

Christine Brockley-Blatt BEng(Hons) CEng FIMechE

10 January 2018

TWI, Granta Centre

Eastern Counties Branch

Catastrophic Weld Failures

Geoff Booth MA PhD CEng FWeldI

10 January 2018

University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TH

South Western Branch

Pipeline Welding and Developments in Defect Assessment

Bob Andrews and Mark Atkinson MWeldI CEng

11 January 2018

ROSEN UK

Northumbria Branch

AGM

11 January 2018

Twelve Knights Hotel Margam Rd, Port Talbot SA13 2DB

South Wales Branch

AGM followed by a presentation on 'Swagelining® Polymer Lining Technology'

Dr Steve Brogden

11 January 2018

Teacher Building, 14 St Enoch Square, Glasgow, G1 4DB

Scottish Branch

AGM

15 January 2018

Harland and Wolff Heavy Industries Ltd. Queens Island, Belfast BT3 9DU

Northern Ireland Branch

AGM and a presentation on 'Portable Friction Welding'

Dave Gibson

15 January 2018

Stem Center Middlesbrough College, Dock Street, Middlesbrough TS2 1AD

Teesside Branch

AGM and a presentation on 'Continuing Professional Development'

Eur Ing Chris Eady CEng FWeldI

15 January 2018

Nuclear Training Academy Doosan Babcock, Birmingham New Road, Tipton DY4 8JP

West Midlands Branch

Latest Plasma Technologies

17 January 2018

P.P. Plasma Ltd. Vere Street, Salford, Manchester M50 2GQ

North Western Branch

AGM and a presentation on 'Additive Manufacturing'

18 January 2018

Portsmouth Sailing Club, 21 Bath Square, Portsmouth PO1 2JL

Southern Counties Branch

AGM, site visit and talk: NDT Facilities and Additive Manufacturing.

Dr Amanda Allison (TWI)

25 January 2018

TWI Aberdeen, Unit 20, Spires Business Park, Mugiemoss Road, Aberdeen AB21 9BG

North Scottish Branch

Annual Dinner and Student Awards

26 January 2018

Civic Centre

Northumbria Branch

Improved Productivity in Submerged Arc Welding in Heavy Wall Fabrications

Mr Stephan Marre IEng MWeldI IWE/EWE

29 January 2018

TWI Technology Centre (Yorkshire)

Sheffield Branch

Applications and Developments in Robotic Welding

David Green

1 February 2018

Ravensworth Arms

Northumbria Branch

Annual Branch Dinner

2 February 2018

DoubleTree by Hilton, Cambridge Street, Glasgow, G23HN

Scottish Branch

Full Scale Testing of Subsea Pipelines and Components

Iain Young & Philip Lay

8 February 2018

Technology Building, Doosan Babcock, Porterfield Road, Renfrew, PA4 8DJ

Scottish Branch

Tantalising Tantalum

Eur Ing David Rowe CEng FWeldI

14 February 2018

TWI, Granta Centre

Eastern Counties Branch

Quality Issues for Materials Use for Seawater Service

Mr Roger Francis

15 February 2018

Merlin Conference Room Rolls-Royce Elton Road, Derby DE24 8EG

East Midlands Branch

AGM and Talk, The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance

Kent, Surry and Sussex Air Ambulance

15 February 2018

Greenwich University (Medway Campus)

Kent Branch

Site Visit - MTC

Mr John Crisp

19 February 2018

MTC Pilot Way, Coventry CV7 9JU

West Midlands Branch

Personal Development

Kevin Dunn and Ian Hogarth

19 February 2018

Stem Center Middlesbrough College, Dock Street, Middlesbrough TS2 1AD

Teesside Branch

AGM

21 February 2018

The Sparrowhawk, 152 Wheatley Lane, Road, Fence, Burnley, Lancashire BB12 9QC

North Western Branch

Managing life extension of Buchan Alpha with NDT

Colin Bird (Consultant) and Alan Smith (Senior Consultant)

22 February 2018

The Atholl Hotel, 54 Kings Gate, Aberdeen AB15 4YN

North Scottish Branch

The Metalysis Story – From Start to Beginning and AGM

Mr Mark Tomlinson

26 February 2018

TWI Technology Centre (Yorkshire)

Sheffield Branch

Site Visit - University of Southampton (Testing and Structures Research and Heavy Structures Laboratories)

1 March 2018

University of Southampton Lanchester Building No. 7, Highfield Campus, University Road, Southampton SO17 1BJ

Southern Counties Branch

AGM

Mark Atkinson

1 March 2018

ROSEN UK

Northumbria Branch

Improved Productivity in Submerged Arc Welding in Heavy Wall Fabrications

Stephan Marre IEng MWeldI

1 March 2018

DoubleTree by Hilton, Cambridge Street, Glasgow, G23HN

Scottish Branch

TWI Library - What's on offer?

Mr Paul Jones

8 March 2018

Chieftain Hotel, Inverness

Highlands & Islands Branch

Evolution of Welding Engineering: Milestones and Lessons

Dr R E Dolby OBE MA PhD HonDMet FREng FIMMM HonFWeldI

14 March 2018

TWI, Granta Centre

Eastern Counties Branch

Improving the Integrity of Zr-4 EBW Using Modelling Techniques

Mr Stan Readyhoof

15 March 2018

Merlin Conference Room Rolls-Royce Elton Road, Derby DE24 8EG

East Midlands Branch

Development in Robot Welding

David Green

19 March 2018

Stem Center Middlesbrough College, Dock Street, Middlesbrough TS2 1AD

Teesside Branch

Strong Joints in Lightweight Design

Mr Steve Wynn

19 March 2018

Nuclear Training Academy Doosan Babcock, Birmingham New Road, Tipton DY4 8JP

West Midlands Branch

Works Visit to Langfields Ltd

21 March 2018

Langfields Ltd, 158 Liverpool Street, Salford M5 4LJ

North Western Branch

Structural Failures and Major Incidents

Dr Bill Geary

26 March 2018

TWI Technology Centre (Yorkshire)

Sheffield Branch

Site Visit to AJT Engineering Ltd

29 March 2018

AJT Engineering, Craigshaw Crescent, West Tullos, Aberdeen AB12 3TB

North Scottish Branch

Site Visit to ROSEN UK Brunswick Test Facility

Chris Wood and Dave Rutter

5 April 2018

ROSEN UK

Northumbria Branch

Fabrication and welding activities related to offshore wind turbine foundations

9 April 2018

Harland and Wolff Heavy Industries Ltd. Queens Island, Belfast BT3 9DU

Northern Ireland Branch

Closed Keyhole EBW Using Laser Depth Dynamic (LDD) Technique

Mr Scott Harding

12 April 2018

Merlin Conference Room Rolls-Royce Elton Road, Derby DE24 8EG

East Midlands Branch

A welding engineer's history of North Sea offshore platforms

Mr Alan Denney

12 April 2018

Chieftain Hotel, Inverness

Highlands & Islands Branch

Marshalls Aerospace Talk and Tour

Mr Greg Nunn

18 April 2018

Marshalls Aerospace

Eastern Counties Branch

Tour of Bowland Brewery

18 April 2018

Bowland Brewery, Holmes Mill, Greenacre Street, Clitheroe BB7 1EB

North Western Branch

Responsible Welding Coordinator ISO 1090

19 April 2018

The King Rufus Pub 135 Winchester Road, Chandlers Ford, Southampton SO53 2DU

Southern Counties Branch

Developments in Welding Consumable Technology

Dr Graeme Barritte FWeldI CEng

19 April 2018

Greenwich University (Medway Campus)

Kent Branch

Annual Dinner and Student Awards

20 April 2018

Middlesbrough Football Club Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough TS3 6RS

Teesside Branch

Site Visit to Davy Markham Sheffield

23 April 2018

Davy Markham

Sheffield Branch

Reducing the cost of Subsea Pipelay Projects

Chris Bradshaw (Consultant Materials and Welding Engineer) Bradshaw Engineering

26 April 2018

The Atholl Hotel, 54 Kings Gate, Aberdeen AB15 4YN

North Scottish Branch

Site Visit - Advanced Forming Research Centre

10 May 2018

Advanced Forming Research Centre, 85 Inchinnan Drive, Inchinnan, Renfrewshire, PA4 9LJ

Scottish Branch

Fabrication challenges in the Power and Energy Sector

Mr Chris Punshon (Sector Manager, TWI)

10 May 2018

Chieftain Hotel, Inverness

Highlands & Islands Branch

F-35B Lightning II

Squadron Leader RAF F-35B Test Pilot

16 May 2018

TWI, Granta Centre

Eastern Counties Branch

Welding in Accordance with EN 15085 Welding of Railway Vehicles and Their Components (WRVC)

Stephen Norrish TechWeldI EngTech

17 May 2018

Brecknell Willis, Chard, Comerset TA20 2DA

South Western Branch

Site Visit to Crosthwaite and Gardiner Ltd (antique and racing car restorers)

18 May 2018

Crosthwaite and Gardiner Ltd

Kent Branch

Laser Scanning and Mapping of Corrosion Damage of High Pressure Gas Pipelines

Mr James Gilliver BEng AWeldI

21 May 2018

TWI Technology Centre (Yorkshire)

Sheffield Branch

Augmented Reality Stimulator for Welder Training

Alan Cauchi

7 June 2018

Ravensworth Arms

Northumbria Branch

Golf Day

14 June 2018

The Bungay and Waveney Golf Club, Bungay, Norfolk

Eastern Counties Branch

AGM and talk, 'Welding Quality- You have to plan for success!'

Mr Calum MacLean

14 June 2018

Chieftain Hotel, Inverness

Highlands & Islands Branch

Inter Company Crown Green Bowling

20 June 2018

Westfield Bowling Club, Nelson, Lancashire BB9 7UE

North Western Branch

Site Visit - Heatric

21 June 2018

Heatric 46 Holton Road, Holton Heath, Poole, Dorset BH16 6LT

Southern Counties Branch

Welding and Structural Integrity at JCB

Dr David Panni AWeldI

25 June 2018

TWI Technology Centre (Yorkshire)

Sheffield Branch

Programme Planning

18 July 2018

The Sparrowhawk, 152 Wheatley Lane Road, Fence, Burnley, Lancashire BB12 9QG

North Western Branch