North East Branch
Welcome to the North East Branch
The fundamentals of the Institute of Corrosion is for the local Engineering Fraternity to gather, discuss the pro’s and con’s of the latest technology and network.
The branches are therefore located in strategic cities and grouped into six regions. Each Branch is made up with volunteers who work together to engage and provide support to the local engineering communities.
We also work with other Engineering Institutions to provide interesting and diverse topics for discussion at a local level, to include; IMechE, IOM3, Institute of Welding, Institute of Chemical Engineers.
NE Branch do not have a fixed location for meetings but will post information on the location for the next meeting well ahead of the date. Most meetings are held in at Rosen UK. Q5, Quorum Business Park, Benton Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE12 8BS.
NE Branch Meetings are held on a quarterly basis on the last Thursday of the month; April, July, October, January.
The evening events start at 18.00 with complimentary drinks.
The Technical Presentation starts at 18.30.
There is complementary buffet and drinks are from 19.30 onwards.
The meeting generally closes around 21.00.
Latest News & Newsletters
The January meeting was joint with TWI, when Neil Gallon & Michael Young of Rosen presented a talk on Preferential Weld Corrosion (PWC). This was the first of its type in the North East aimed at creating some synergy between ICorr and TWI. A good crowd of over 20...read more
ICORR NE Branch - CUI Test Method Review Thank you to all those who attended the recent CUI test method review that was presented by Neil Wilds, Sherwin Williams Global Director CUI/Testing. It was one of our most successful events with over 30 attendees representing...read more
ICORR North East – Corrosion Under Insulation – Review of Coatings Test Standards NACE TG516 and ISO 19277
Image Source: https://www.eddyfi.com/oil-gas/corrosion-under-insulation-plague-what-you-need-to-know/ Welcome and please join us for a review of test methods NACE TG516 and ISO 19277. Please follow this LINK to register for free tickets. The meeting will take place at...read more
Please join us for a presentation giving an overview of wet applied Tank Linings. This will provide an overview of: · Key technologies · Application methods and challenges · Correct specification for service environment There will also be an open...read more
The November meeting was held at the Rosen Facility in Gosforth, and Barry Turner gave a presentation entitled, “A review of ISO 21809-3 standard for field joint coating”. Barry has over 30 years’ experience in industrial coatings and plastics for the oil...read more
The Branch had their summer event at Hatfield College Durham on 6 July, including a very interesting tour of Durham Castle with a wee bit of a history lesson! Durham castle is the ancient palace of the Prince Bishops of Durham. It was built on the order of William the...read more
The second branch meeting of the year was held on 27 April at the Rosen UK facility in Gosforth. The well attended meeting included David David Mobbs (chairman London branch) and the President of Institute of Corrosion, Sarah Vasey. Malcolm Morris, Technical Support...read more
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