North East Scotland Branch

Institute Branches 

Ray Wilson

Vice Chair
Archie Crawford

Honorary Secretary
Ray Liversidge

Honorary Treasurer
Neil Rose
Branch Representative to Council and Branch Welfare Officer
Cailean Forrester

To contact any of the above, email:

North East Scotland Branch Programme
Friday 23 September 2022
Annual Branch golf outing

Venue: Edzell Golf Club.
11.30 am for 12.30 pm.

Thursday 6 October 2022
Remote visual inspection, robotic systems and laser profiling*
Remote presentation and demonstration
by Eddyfi Technologies
from 3.00 pm-5.00 pm
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Thursday 3 November 2022
A practical guide to laser profiling*
by David Emery, Matrix Inspection
3.00 pm-5.00 pm
Venue: Jury's Inn, Aberdeen Airport (also available online).

Thursday 1 December 2022
Remote visual inspection - Update on the latest technologies and systems*
by Baker Hughes.
3.00 pm-5.00 pm.
Venue: Jury's Inn, Aberdeen Airport (also available online - to be confirmed). 

Thursday 2 February 2023
Detection and measurement of pitting - Carbon steel and CRA materials*
Speaker to be confirmed.
3.00 pm-5.00 pm.
Venue: To be confirmed. 

Thursday 2 March 2023
Details to be confirmed
3.00 pm-5.00 pm.

Thursday 6 April 2023
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
3.00pm-4.00 pm
Venue: Array Training Centre, Altens, Aberdeen.

Friday 12 May 2023
Annual Scottish Branches competition 
Venue: Drumoig Golf Course.

*indicates CPD content

CPD Points from Branch meetings
Attending Branch meetings indicated as containing CPD content can earn valuable points towards PCN certificate renewals.

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