Aberdeen Branch

Welcome to the Aberdeen 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.

Branch Meetings


Venue: 2018/2019 Events venue is in different venues, please link to each event for detail.

  • Aberdeen Branch meetings are held the last Tuesday in the month from September to May.
  • Aberdeen Branch meetings start at 18.00 with complimentary buffet.
  • 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.



Palm Court Hotel

Palm Court Hotel, 81 Seafield Road, Aberdeen, AB15 7YX

Latest News & Newsletters

Aberdeen Branch News

The third branch event of 2018 took place on Tuesday the 27th March, with 32 attendees representing major companies including, Aberdeen Foundries, ABR Engineering, Atkins, Axiom NDT, CAN Offshore Ltd, DNV GL, ICR Integrity Ltd, Lloyds Register, Lux Assure Ltd, Maersk...

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Subsea Inspection – The Future by George Gair of Subsea 7 and Integrity Management of Brownfield Projects: Challenges and Rewards by Monzar Najami – Principal Inspection Engineer of Oceaneering International

George Gair of Subsea 7, commenced the evening session with a thought provoking theme ‘Subsea Inspection – The Future’ that considered many aspects of the current cost reduction environment, where there is a major focus now on how to reduce costs by incorporating new...

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September and October Meeting

The opening events of the 2017-2018 session kicked things off to a very good start with an average attendance of 50. Firstly, September was a joint event with TWI, and there was a very interesting presentation by Susan Jacob of CAN (Offshore) Ltd, entitled...

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Local Technical Programme

Aberdeen Branch Sponsors

Without the continued support from our branch sponsors it would not be possible for us to provide our technical programme to you.

ICorr Aberdeen would appreciate the following Branch Sponsors in the 2016/2017 Session:

  • Cosasco
  • Deepwater EU Ltd
  • IMG Composites Ltd
  • Independent Corrosion Services Ltd
  • Lloyd’s Register EMEA
  • Macaw Engineering Ltd
  • Oceaneering International Services Limited
  • Permasense Ltd
  • Total E & P UK Ltd
  • Aberdeen Founcries
  • Atkins
  • TRAC

ICORR GOLD SPONSORS – Corrpro Companies Europe Ltd, Wind Towers Limited.

ICORR SUSTAINING SPONSORS – Bluhill, CAN Offshore, Exova, Metacor, Mark Smith Inspection Services Ltd, North East Corrosion Engineers, Oceaneering International Services, Plant Integrity Management, Remco Systems, R&R Corrosion, South Seas Inspection, Spencer Coatings, Torishima.

For more information about becoming a local branch sponsor please contact our Sponsorship/ Marketing committee member, Kevin Paterson kpaterson@stoprust.co.uk.

Aberdeen Committee Members

Dr. Yunnan Gao
Tel: 01224 – 263415

Vice Chair
Hooman Takhtechian

Publicity Secretary
Steve Tate

Dr. Nigel Owen

Financial Officer
Alistair Seton

Event Co-ordinator
Amir Attarchi

University Liaison & CPD Officer
Dr. Philip Enegela

Committee Member

Bryn Roberts

Eugene Ogosi

Dr. Abdulmotaleb Sulimen

Frances Chalmers

Aberdeen Branch Email address