Branch Meetings

Branch meetings 2018-2019 

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.

MARCH 2019
North East Scotland Branch: Thursday 7 March 2019*
Final agenda subject to be finalised (proposed subject: Inspection of heat exchanger bundles)

Venue: Jury’s Inn Airport Hotel.

Yorkshire Branch: Tuesday 12 March 2019
Small modular reactors
by John Crossley, NDT Technology Lead, Nuclear AMRC.
Venue: Nuclear AMRC, Advanced Manufacturing Park, Rotherham, S60 5WG.

West Midlands Branch: Tuesday 12 March 2019*
In profile: Explosive Engineering – the theory behind the big bang!

An opportunity to hear about the experiences of an explosives consultant in the mining, tunnelling, demolition and special effects industries. The speaker has been responsible for the special effects using commercial and military explosives on films such as ‘Saving Private Ryan’, ‘Band of Brothers’, ‘Tomb Raider’, ‘The World is Not Enough’ and ‘Die Another Day’. The meeting is sponsored by PTS Ltd,
by Malcom Ingry, MD MJI Associates Ltd.
Venue: Holiday Inn Express, Walsall, M6, Junction 10, Tempus Drive, Walsall WS2 8TJ.

East Midlands Branch: Wednesday 20 March 2019
Advanced NDT in a variety of industries

By Gary Luckett, Olympus
Intertek NDT, Victory Park.

South Wales Branch: Thursday 21 March 2019*
Digital radiography and X-ray computed tomography

by Guy Tolley, North Star Imaging.
Venue: Village Hotel, Cardiff.

Scottish Branch: Thursday 28 March 2019*
Hybrid laser/optical scanning probe – MAPS probe for high-resolution internal pipe wall scanning applications

by G Dobie, University of Strathclyde.
12.00 pm-2.00 pm.
Venue: Technology Innovation Centre, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.

For the full branch meetings programme for 2018/19 click here