MT 2015 Session E

Free tuition sessions for practitioners 



  • Earn renewal points – one PCN renewal point per session (max. 5/day)
  • Learn new applications
  • Win prizes in daily draw for attendees

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Tuesday 8 September 2015 – Chair: Chris Simmonds
10.00-11.00KEYNOTE: Getting NDT right in MT and PT
Phil Raw,
Argyll-Ruane
11.00-11.30Getting UT thickness checks right
John Skidmore,
GB Inspection Systems
11.30-12.00 
An introduction to ACFM
Dr Martin Lugg,
TSC Inspection Systems
12.00-12.30 
An introduction to laser shearography
Jonathan Joynson,
MTD
12.30-13.30 
Lunch and Exhibition
13.30-14.00 
BINDT and the practitioner: the way ahead
Joe Heigold, Tata Steel and
David Gilbert, BINDT
14.00-14.30NDT apprenticeships
Roger Lyon,
BINDT
14.30-15.00PCN Clinic/Forum/Q&A
15.00-15.30 
Progress in the generation of NDT standards for AM
Ben Dutton,
The Manufacturing Technology Centre

 
Wednesday 9 September 2015 – Chair: Phil Morris
10.00-11.00KEYNOTE: An introduction to advanced UT-PA and TOFD for L2s
Tim Armitt,
Lavender International
11.00-11.30Defect sizing
Alan Hunscott,
GE Measurement & Control
11.30-12.00 
UT sizing techniques: DGS/PCN critical sizing
Tim Armitt,
Lavender International
12.00-12.30 
An introduction to long-range UT
Dr David Alleyne,
GUL
12.30-13.30 
Lunch and Exhibition
13.30-14.00 
NDT Personnel Competence – Who is responsible?
Bill Brown,
TRAC Oil & Gas Ltd
14.00-14.30 
In-service inspection: PCN UT corrosion module
John Moody,
BINDT

14.30-15.00PCN Clinic/Forum/Q&A
15.00-15.30 
BINDT and the practitioner: the way ahead
Joe Heigold, Tata Steel and
David Gilbert, BINDT
 
Thursday 10 September 2015 – Chair: Joe Heigold
10.00-11.00KEYNOTE: An update on PCN and a model renewal
Nicole Scutt,
PCN, BINDT
11.00-11.30The NDT career path: L1 to CEng
Gary Elliott,
Lavender International
11.30-12.00 
A degree in NDT
Phil Picton,
University of Northampton
12.00-12.30 
BINDT and the practitioner: the way ahead
Joe Heigold, Tata Steel and
David Gilbert, BINDT
12.30-13.30 
Lunch and Exhibition


All presentations are designed 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, Newton Building, St George's Avenue, Northampton NN2 6JB, UK. Tel: +44(0)1604 89 3830; Fax: +44(0)1604 89 3861; Email: karen.cambridge@bindt.org