Session E

5-7 September 2017, The International Centre, Telford, UK 

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  • Win prizes in daily draw for attendees

Click here for the full NDT 2017 conference programme (excluding session D and E).
Click here for the MT 2017 Session D programme.

Tuesday 5 September 2017
10h00-10h45Grains of truth - the ins and outs of film radiography
Alec Smith,
IMechE Engineering Training Solutions
11h00-11h45Film radiography and digital radiography - some considerations for choice
Rex Ankers,
An insight into immersion UT, its application, the pros and cons of the method
Andy Ward,
NDT Services Ltd
14h00-14h45The phased array ultrasonic technique – basic aspects and practical issues
Tim Armitt,
Lavender International
Product technology: The origin of defects in wrought steel and the challenges faced in detecting them
Joe Heigold

Wednesday 6 September 2017
10h00-10h45Magnetic particle inspection (MPI) update
Pete Burrows,
Baugh & Weedon
11h00-11h45Penetrant testing (PT) update
Terry Howell,
ACFMT demystified – a practitioner’s guide to the technique and its usage
Mike Smith,
TSC Inspection Systems
Lunch and Exhibition
Guided wave testing and monitoring over long and short ranges
David Alleyne,
Guided Ultrasonics Ltd
Panel session: Discussion and your questions answered

All presentations are aimed to meet the Level 2 technical syllabus content.
CPD points awarded.

For further information contact: The Conference Department, The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing, Midsummer House, Riverside Way, Bedford Road, Northampton NN1 5NX, UK. Tel: +44(0)1604 438300; Fax: +44(0)1604 438301; Email: