The branch kicked off 2018 with 3 well attended events

The branch kicked off 2018 with 3 well attended events with an average attendance of over 60 people, beginning with a special cathodic protection evening on the 30th of January. In the first of two presentations, Edgar Rodrigues of TAQA gave an excellent talk on...

New Sustaining Member – Cescor UK Ltd

Cescor UK, an independent specialist engineering company,  delivers the full spectrum of materials and corrosion engineering, cathodic protection and integrity management services to the oil, gas, renewables, petrochemical and utilities industries globally, and...

The Use of Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS)

The February talk was on the use of Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) as a predictive tool for coating lifetime, and was given by Dustin Traylor, Global Product Manager of Axalta Coatings Systems.   This was an excellent presentation which produced...

Quality Assurance

The Institute of Corrosion has always understood the importance of providing a high quality of service to its members and clients, and has therefore embarked on setting up a Quality Management System fully complying with ISO 9001:2015.  This was also a requirement by...

CEOCOR Congress 15 – 18 May 2018

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stratford upon Avon The conference and associated exhibition will cover recent research and experience related to corrosion and protection of internals and externals of pipes and pipelines in the drinking water, waste water and oil and gas...

Technical Guidance Documents

A collection of recently edited and up-dated technical guidance documents from the CED Coatings group has recently been published in the member’s area of the Institute of Corrosion website. Each document includes extensive referencing to relevant standards and other...

Presentation to the Yacht Designers and Surveyors Assoication

The professional Yacht Designers and Surveyors Association (YDSA) contacted the Institute, via the Northampton office, requesting us to present a one day informative course on corrosion of steel hulled craft in fresh water service.  This task fell to past President...

The President Writes

Even though the weather seems to want to slow us down in the UK, the Institute continues to move forward at a pace.  The last council meeting which was held at the end of February in Northampton, was very lively indeed, and shows the passion that is held by council...

Paul McIntyre Award

After due consideration of the nominations for the CED 2018 Paul McIntyre award, the selection panel has agreed to give this year’s award to Dr. John Broomfield.  He will be attending the next CED working day to receive the...

Function – Related Dosage of Corrosion Inhibitors The Development of an on-site Operator Deployable Technology

The February event focused on internal corrosion management Issues, particularly corrosion mitigation by chemical control and optimization.    A very enjoyable and informative presentation was given by Emma Perfect, CEO of LUX Assure Ltd, who described the development...

New Sustaining Member – Cescor UK Ltd

Cescor UK, an independent specialist engineering company,  delivers the full spectrum of materials and corrosion engineering, cathodic protection and integrity management services to the oil, gas, renewables, petrochemical and utilities industries globally, and...

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Quality Assurance

The Institute of Corrosion has always understood the importance of providing a high quality of service to its members and clients, and has therefore embarked on setting up a Quality Management System fully complying with ISO 9001:2015.  This was also a requirement by...

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CEOCOR Congress 15 – 18 May 2018

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stratford upon Avon The conference and associated exhibition will cover recent research and experience related to corrosion and protection of internals and externals of pipes and pipelines in the drinking water, waste water and oil and gas...

read more

The President Writes

Even though the weather seems to want to slow us down in the UK, the Institute continues to move forward at a pace.  The last council meeting which was held at the end of February in Northampton, was very lively indeed, and shows the passion that is held by council...

read more

Paul McIntyre Award

After due consideration of the nominations for the CED 2018 Paul McIntyre award, the selection panel has agreed to give this year’s award to Dr. John Broomfield.  He will be attending the next CED working day to receive the...

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