North American Branch

Institute Branches 

The Institute’s North American Branch was formed at a meeting held at the 2004 ASNT Fall Conference in Las Vegas. The first AGM was conducted in Columbus, Ohio, in October 2005.

At the 2016 AGM in Long Beach, California, the following officers were duly nominated and elected:

Mr R T Nisbet

Vice Chair
Mr B Anderson
Mr B E Shannon

Branch Representative to Council
Mr R T Nisbet

The Branch is a focus for all BINDT members in this part of the world and now provides a route for Engineering Council registration.

The 2017 Annual General Meeting of the North American Branch of BINDT is to be held on 31 October 2017 at Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

For further information, contact Ron Nisbet at: Team-QualSpec, 2580 w 237th Street, Torrance, CA 90505, USA. Tel: +1 424 328 1101; Email:

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