Yorkshire Branch

Institute Branches 

Chair
Mr John Crossley

Vice Chair
Mr Craig Hobson
Honorary Secretary
Mr Gary Elliott

Programme Secretaries
Mr John Crossley, Mr Gary Elliott and Mr John Moody
Branch Welfare Officer
Mr Peter Wallace

Branch Representative to Council
Mr Gary Elliott

To contact any of the above, email: yorksbranch@bindt.org

Yorkshire Branch Notice
The Yorkshire Branch of BINDT would like to be able to contact members and potential members in the Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire region who have an interest in NDT and CM. If you would like to be included on an email list, which will typically be used to notify you of Branch events, please send an email to yorksbranch@bindt.org stating your interest in Branch events and what your industry sector is. An example would be NDT and power generation or CM and thermography.

If you know or work with anybody who may interested in the Yorkshire Branch activities, please also ask them to contact the Branch at the same email address. This is especially relevant to people holding employer-based qualifications.

The Yorkshire Branch of BINDT will be grateful for all enquiries.

Yorkshire Branch Programme

Wednesday 11 October 2017*
The future of the Branch meetings
by Dr Colin Brett, Uniper.
Venue: Lavender International, AMP Technology Centre, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Thursday 9 November 2017*
Phased array applications and case studies
by Gary Luckett, Olympus.
Venue: IMechE, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Tuesday 5 December 2017*
Presentation on TFM ultrasonics
by Craig Popplewell, M2M NDT.
Venue: AMP Nuclear, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Wednesday 24 January 2018*
Title to be confirmed
by John Skidmore, GB Inspection Systems Ltd.
Venue: Lavender International, AMP Technology Centre, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Thursday 1 February 2018*
Underwater certification scheme development
by Patrick Boulton, BINDT.
Venue: IMechE, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Tuesday 6 March 2018*
Tour of CTI’s facilities and presentation about what it does
by Matthew Cawood, Castings Technology International.
Venue: Casting Technology International (CTI), Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Wednesday 4 April 2018*
NDT apprenticeships
by Maria Mulholland, Barnsley College.
Venue: Lavender International, AMP Technology Centre, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Thursday 24 May 2018*
Trip to look at the gas pipeline project on the River Humber
by Alan Kirkham, National Grid.
Venue: Humber Tunnel, Hull.


* indicates CPD content

CPD Points from Branch meetings
Attending Branch meetings indicated as containing CPD content can earn valuable points towards PCN certificate renewals.

http://www.bindt.org/downloads/CP16.pdf
http://www.bindt.org/downloads/CP17.pdf

If anyone is willing or interested in providing talks to Branches, please contact Cindy Bailey at BINDT (cindy.bailey@bindt.org) with an indication of the preferred geographical areas where you could assist.