Yorkshire Branch

Institute Branches 

Chair
Mr John Crossley

Vice Chair
Mr Lincoln Rollinson
Honorary Secretary and Branch Representative to Council
Miss Amy Schofield

Programme Secretary
Miss Madeleine Best
Branch Welfare Officer
Mr Peter Wallace


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

The Yorkshire Branch will be organising virtual presentations and will assess the situation nearer the time regarding face-to-face meetings. Meetings will begin at 6.00 pm unless otherwise stated.

Thursday 12 October 2022
Induction thermography for component testing*

presented by Ingmar Jakobi, Foerster Group
from 6.00 pm-7.00 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ScQVEawhRuWGnYfYV8pbHQ
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Tuesday 15 November 2022
New services update and appreciation of FMC, TFM, TFMi and related technologies course*
by Chris Kirby, IMechE Argyll Ruane, UK, and Mike Ennis, Sonatest, UK
from 6.00 pm-7.00 pm.
The meeting will be held as both a virtual and physical event.
The physical meeting will take place at: IMechE Argyll Ruane, 4 Europa Way, Sheffield S9 1XH, UK.
Please confirm your attendance via the Doodle poll at: https://doodle.com/meeting/participate/id/b819nGmd
The virtual meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Nhq2_e3hRh6743pSE80nIQ
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Thursday 1 December 2022
A hot topic: on-stream UT inspection*
by Tim Stevenson, Ionix.
6.00 pm-7.00 pm.
Note: This is a National Branch Meeting and will be held as both a virtual and physical event.
The physical meeting will take place at: Nuclear AMRC Advanced Manufacturing Park, University of Sheffield, Brunel Way, Catcliffe, Rotherham S60 5WG, UK.
Please confirm your attendance at the physical meeting via the Doodle poll at: https://doodle.com/meeting/participate/id/eXL2D8le/vote
The virtual meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_0XIzOdt5QFqZqZOcRaX32g
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Tuesday 31 January 2023
Inspection and repair for thick section EBW*
by John Crossley, NDT Technology Lead, NAMRC
6.00 pm-7.00 pm.
Note: This is a National Branch Meeting and will be held as an in-person event only.
Venue: Nuclear AMRC Advanced Manufacturing Park, University of Sheffield, Brunel Way, Catcliffe, Rotherham S60 5WG, and will include a tour of the shop floor.
Please register your attendance before the 27 January 2023 by completing the doodle poll at: https://doodle.com/meeting/participate/id/aK8ZJKYb/vote
Attendance is limited to 20 delegates and is on a 'first-come, first-served' basis.

Tuesday 7 February 2023 – RESCHEDULED
NDT apprenticeships: celebrating National Apprenticeship Week*
Speakers to be confirmed.
6.30 pm-7.30 pm.
Venue: IMechE Argyll Ruane, 4 Europa View, Sheffield, S9 1XH (also available online).
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uEVdJOUnQKSFOH0X5xWMcA
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

March 2023
Details to be confirmed.

April 2023 (Date to be confirmed)
An honest account of my early career so far

by Denize Ivy Pilarta, BAE Systems.
Venue: Online.

May 2023 (Date to be confirmed)
Annual General Meeting (AGM)* plus
Tour of the facilities
Venue: Nuclear AMRC, Sheffield.  


* 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.