Materials Technical Group (TG3)

The Materials Technical Group meetings cover topics including metals; non-ferrous metals; advanced materials (e.g. intermetallic and composites); plastics and ceramics; mechanical properties in metallic and non-metallic joints; service behaviour of components joined by welding or other means; defect mechanisms and weldability testing; metallurgical aspects of filler materials; metallurgy of welding tube and pipe; health and safety; computer software and tools; national and international standards; quality control and IIW activities related to metallurgy.

Forthcoming event

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Some of our previous events

  • Materials issues in the power sector
  • Welding and materials challenges for subsea equipment
  • Welding defects and metallurgical issues

  • Metallurgical impact of minor elements in steel welds
  • Dissimilar metal welding
  • Weld Cracking - Mechanisms and Mitigation

Continuous Professional Development (CPD)
The Welding Institute awards points towards CPD for delegates attending this webinar. Every hour attendance of an event will earn 2 points towards your continuing professional development.

Other Technical Groups

Structures and Infrastructure

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Welding and Joining Processes

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Offshore Energy                   

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Pressure and Process Plant

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Structural Integrity             

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NDT and Condition Monitoring

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