TWI has signed a major research agreement with one of its Chinese Members (GMRI)
to carry out research and development projects and technical training on structural
integrity, materials performance testing and inspection. The three-year contract
will see TWI provide R&D technical support and carry out technical training to GMRI
on materials performance in different environment conditions, structural integrity
of joints and non-destructive testing activities in support of the manufacture of
components (pressure vessels, piping systems and off-shore structures).
GMRI is the leading research organisation working on chemical and general pressure
machinery in China, and has been in collaborating with TWI for many years. This
agreement will further enhance TWI’s interactions with its Chinese Members in Oil
and Gas and general machinery sectors.
TWI offers tailored training courses on different topics depending on customer needs,
as well as scheduled competency courses. Its structural integrity course at its
training site in Great Abington, Cambridge, UK Structural Integrity Assessment and Practical Application of BS
7910 Procedures for the Assessment of Flaws in Metallic Structures is delivered
by specialists who are highly experienced in the practical application of fitness-for-purpose
methods in a wide range of applications including pressure vessels, pipelines, offshore
structures, vehicles, bridges and building. Metallurgy and materials courses are
delivered in Cambridge onsite. NDT courses are also run globally, and are accredited
by the internationally recognised CSWIP certifications.
Visit the training website
to search for courses, or contact us for more information.
For more information on research and development, visit the SITG group, the MCS group or the NDT group, or
contact Steve Shi
TWI Training & Examination Services, TWI Ltd, Granta Park, Great Abington,
Cambridge CB21 6AL, United Kingdom
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Tel: +44 (0)1223 899500