NDT solutions for renewable energy workshop, exhibition and Burns Supper

Friday 27 January 2023
Lynnhurst Hotel, Glasgow, UK 



This one-day seminar, taking place from 10h30-15h30 at the Lynnhurst Hotel on Friday 27 January 2023, will include six technical presentations that will bring together experts and researchers in NDT solutions with the renewable energy sector and in particular, provide a forum for NDT specialists working in industry to bring their perspectives on current solutions and future developments. There will also be equipment manufacturers/suppliers present for demonstrations and a real hands-on experience.

The Lynnhurst Hotel is ideally placed in Johnstone, which is just 10 miles from Glasgow Airport. Glasgow City Centre is within easy reach and Johnstone railway station is just a few hundred metres away.

To register for the workshop, please complete a booking form and return by email to: conf@bindt.org (an additional charge of £40.00 + VAT per head applies for the Burns Supper). To view or download a booking form, click here.

Programme
TimeActivity
Chairs/Speakers
10h00-10h20Registration and networking
10h20-10h30
AM welcome and introduction
Co-chairs: Professor Ian Cooper and Professor Anthony Gachagan
10h35-11h00
NDT as part of life extension on onshore windRobert Sills, SSE, UK
11h00-11h25
Remote robotic NDT in renewables: Magg for wind turbine inspection
Liam Hanna, Eddyfi Technologies, UK
11h25-11h50
NDE developments relevant to renewables
Professor Ian Cooper, TWI Ltd, UK
11h50-12h00 
AM panel session
Co-chairs: Professor Anthony Gachagan, Mark Perston and Fraser Hardie
12h00-14h00 Lunch and Commercial Session
14h00-14h05 PM introduction Co-chairs: Professor Anthony Gachagan and Mark Perston
14h05-14h30
NDT and CM of wind turbine bladesTim Bradshaw, Mistras Group Ltd, UK
14h30-14h55
Title to be confirmed
Speaker to be confirmed, University of Strathclyde, UK
14h55-15h25 PM panel session Co-chairs: Professor Anthony Gachagan and Fraser Hardie
15h25-15h35Close Dr Mike Farley 
18h00-18h30
18h30-23h00 
Pre-Dinner Drinks
Burns Supper





An NDT table-top exhibition will run from 10h00-16h00. The exhibition is open to all members, non-members, visitors and students FREE of charge. Delegates of the workshop can visit the exhibition during the tea/coffee and lunch breaks. To exhibit at this event, please complete a booking form and return by email to: conf@bindt.org (an additional charge of £40.00 + VAT per head applies for the Burns Supper). Various exhibition packages are available upon request. To view or download an exhibitor booking form, click here.

Exhibitors
Company
Website
Agility NDE Ltd 
www.agility-nde.com 
Cygnus Instruments Ltd 
www.cygnus-instruments.com 
dolphitech Ltd
www.dolphitech.com 
Druck Ltd 
 www.bakerhughes.com/druck
Eddyfi Technologies 
www.eddyfi.com 
Elcometer NDT 
www.elcometer.com 
Evident Europe GmbH 
www.evidentscientific.com 
 Fidgeon Ltd

www.fidgeon.co.uk

IMechE Argyll Ruane/IMechE Fife NDT

www.imeche.org
Inspection Body UK 
www.inspectionbodyuk.com 
J R Technology Ltd
www.jrtech.co.uk
Novosound  Ltd
www.novosoud.net 
Oceanscan Ltd 
www.oceanscan.net 
Peak NDT Ltd

www.peakndt.com
RSL NDT Ltd 
www.rslndt.com 
Sonatest 
www.sonatest.com 
TPAC UK
www.thephasedarraycompany.com 





In the evening from 18h00 for 19h00, following a networking period, the venue will host the Annual Burns Supper, a celebration of the life and works of Robert Burns, with a traditional four-course meal, toasts, poetry, music, songs and dancing.

Individual tickets or company tables can be booked, subject to availability. Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment. To register for the Annual Burns Supper, please complete a booking form and return by email to: conf@bindt.org (an additional charge of £40.00 + VAT per head applies for the Burns Supper). To view or download a booking form, click here.

For further information contact:
Events and Awards Department, The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing,
Midsummer House, Riverside Way, Bedford Road, Northampton NN1 5NX, UK.
Tel: +44 (0)1604 438300; Email: conf@bindt.org