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

Tuesday 27 September 2016*
Presentation from IMechE (title to be confirmed)


Venue: IMechE, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1HX. 


Tuesday 25 October 2016* 
The engineering challenges faced restoring the Vulcan bomber
Note: Joint meeting with the Royal Aeronautical Society.
Venue: Nuclear AMRC, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Catcliffe, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Tuesday 29 November 2016*
Advancements in ultrasonic testing
by Darren Miles, Olympus.
Venue: Nuclear AMRC, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Catcliffe, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Tuesday 6 December 2016*
Pressure Equipment Directive 2014/68/EU – explaining the changes following its implementation on 19 July 2016
by Peter Roberts.
Venue: Lavender International, AMP Technology Centre, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Tuesday 24 January 2017*
A presentation by the new President of BINDT (title to be confirmed)
by Caroline Bull, BINDT President.
Venue: IMechE, 4 Europa View, Sheffield Business Park, Sheffield S9 1HX. 

Yorkshire Branch: Tuesday 28 February 2017*
Practitioner working group
by Joe Heigold, Tata Steel Europe.
Venue: Lavender International, AMP Technology Centre, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.

Wednesday 10 May 2017*
Phased array testing of composites and the use of NDT data to support process development/tuning, mechanical testing and effect-of-defect FE analysis
by Richard Freemantle, Wavelength NDT Ltd.
Venue: Nuclear AMRC, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Brunel Way, Catcliffe, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 5WG.



* 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.