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TowerPower launch points to reduced costs for offshore wind inspections
On 5 and 6 of May 2014, the 11 partners of the European collaborative project TowerPower met in Aix-en-Provence, France, to launch a programme of work to develop a remote real-time monitoring system for ageing diagnosis of offshore wind turbine..
04 September 2014
Gareth Hurrell wins the West Suffolk Advanced Engineering Apprentice Award
TWI is proud to be the sponsor of the Advanced Engineering Apprentice Award at West Suffolk College. TWI Laboratory Manager and Engineering Apprentice Team Leader, Edward Watts, presented the award to Gareth Hurrell at the prizegiving ceremony...
02 September 2014
New training course Welding of Moulded Plastic Components
We are pleased to announce a course for engineers involved in material selection, design and fabrication of moulded plastic components.
29 August 2014
Government funding gives go-ahead for £10 million technology hub at the Teesside Advanced Manufacturing Park
TWI welcomes the recent announcement that the Government's Local Growth Deal, secured by the Tees Valley Local Enterprise Partnership, will enable the build of its advanced training and examination facilities for welding and inspection...
17 July 2014
Leading-edge engineering test centre planned for the Alconbury Enterprise Campus as part of the new Growth Deal
TWI welcomes the announcement today by the Parliamentary Under Secretary for Communities and Local Government, Stephen Williams MP..
04 July 2014
TWI celebrates 50 years of pioneering research through Group Sponsored Projects
Group Sponsored Projects (GSPs), the TWI work programme where a number of organisations research areas of mutual interest, are celebrating 50 years of success leading to major industrial advances and enhancements to codes and standards.
03 July 2014
The Welding Institute Annual Awards and Dinner 2014
The Welding Institute's Annual Awards and Dinner took place on 1 July 2014 at King's College, Cambridge, with over 200 invited guests from industry and academia.
02 July 2014
CSWIP certifications demonstrate increased popularity in the Caspian Sea region
In the last few years, global employers have shown a significant shift in preference towards recruiting CSWIP certified staff for welding inspection and non-destructive testing (NDT) as well as international welding engineers...
30 June 2014
Improving safety, quality and performance the Lloyd's Register Foundation joins TWI
The Lloyd's Register Foundation has signed a heads of agreement with TWI to provide £15m research funding to establish the new National Structural Integrity Research Centre (NSIRC) nearing completion at TWI in Cambridge.
25 June 2014
Role models for aspiring young engineers TWI celebrates National Women in Engineering Day
It was a chance to celebrate being a part of a great team when over 40 female engineers based at the company's Granta Park headquarters got together to mark National Women in Engineering Day.
23 June 2014
Sue Dunkerton awarded OBE for Services to Health and Engineering
We are pleased to announce that former TWI Associate Director, and advanced materials specialist Sue Dunkerton, has been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours List with an OBE for her Services to Health and Engineering.
18 June 2014
Friction stir welding focus in China
The 10th International Symposium on Friction Stir Welding took place at the China National Convention Center in the heart of the Olympic Green, Beijing, from 20-22 May 2014.
16 June 2014
Global oil and gas company BP joins TWI in UK's first industry-led postgraduate education centre
BP, one of the world's leading exploration and production organisations, has signed an agreement with TWI to become a Founder Sponsor of the newly-established Structural Integrity Research Foundation (SIRF).
12 June 2014
Consortium to develop environmental and cost-effective industry solution to condition monitoring of noise output from onshore wi
A joint industry project known as CMDRIVE to develop the use of a non-contact microphone array for structural health monitoring of the rotating machinery in the nacelles of wind turbines has been launched by TWI and wind turbine service..
10 June 2014
TWI's coatings team provides technical support to leading engineering construction and project management firms
With over 20 years of experience in coatings research and development, TWI has been offering in-depth technical support to engineering construction firms across the oil and gas, petrochemical, civil engineering and power generation sectors.
05 June 2014
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