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 Corrosion Awareness Day

The branch closed its very successful 2016/2017 session with its annual Corrosion Awareness Day, which was well attended with 62 registrations supported by 6 excellent speakers providing a very successful, though very intense day, with many areas of corrosion...

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Aberdeen Branch News

The final evening event of 2017 was held on Tuesday the 30th May, with 50 attendees representing a wide range of sponsors and also many visiting guests.  The Branch was once again honoured to have the presence of ICorr President Sarah Vasey, who provided a welcome...

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Aberdeen Branch – March News

The third meeting of 2017 was held on Tuesday the 28th March, with 28 attendees representing major companies including Atkins, BP, CNR, DNV GL, Lloyds Register, Oceaneering, Subsea 7, TOTAL and Wood Group.  The event was an industrial visit to the premises of Cosasco...

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January No 2 Newsletter

The January branch meeting was held at the Aberdeen Palm Court Hotel on Tuesday the 31st January, 2017, with 49 attendees from local Aberdeen based companies. After a formal safety announcement, the branch Chair Stephen Tate introduced the first guest speaker of the...

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January No 1 Newsletter

The November branch meeting was a joint session with IOM3 and was held at Palm Court hotel on Tuesday the 29th of November, 2016. There were two topics presented during the meeting. Download January no1 Newsletter...

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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