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North West Branch AGM

The branch AGM and Golf Day was held on 12 July at Heyrose Golf Club Knutsford. Due to ongoing issues with GDPR, advance notice of the Golf was not circulated, but notice of the AGM, which is a legal requirement, was.  This resulted in a select few enjoying an...

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Midland Branch Latest News

Many thanks from the Midland Branch to Trevor Box for his chairmanship, with the branch growing in strength during his period at the reins.  Thanks also to the branch committee and all members for their support. The branch held an informal committee meeting on 24th...

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London Branch News

The first meeting of the new season will be held as usual at Imperial College, on 11th October.  The topic will be, “Advanced cathodic protection; protection design by finite method”, by Paolo Marcassoli from Cescor.   More details will be available on the Branch page...

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Alan Denney receiving an Award

A member of the Institute, Alan Denney, has been given an award from the Corrosion Institute of Southern Africa, relating to the external corrosion management of the refined products pipeline which goes from the port of Beira in Mozambique to the tank farm at Feruka...

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Membership Development

Can you help promote student membership of ICorr in your local university? The activities of the Membership Development Committee are gathering pace, with the latest committee meeting taking place in June.  A major initiative to grow our student membership is now...

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New Sustaining Member – R&W Rail

R&W provide a comprehensive range of rail, civil engineering, traffic management, environmental and plant specialist services, operating primarily in Highway and Rail environments.   Their founding principle of direct employment and asset ownership ensures they can...

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New Sustaining Member – HDM Tubes Ltd

HDM Tubes Ltd., based in Cardiff, is a leading manufacturer of spirally welded LD pipes for the foundation and construction industries.   The mill layout has been specially designed to roll heavy gauges up to 32 mm and long lengths up to 45 m.  The Cardiff factory is...

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The President Writes …

This month has seen the long awaited ‘buried pipe’, which will allow candidates on the CP Course to carry out testing of instrumentation on a live piece of buried pipe, installed at the IMechE Training facility in Sheffield.     This has been a labour of love and...

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Midlands Branch News

The branch held their AGM at the evening meeting on 11th April 2018, which was hosted by Amey at their International Design Centre in Birmingham. The outgoing branch Chairman, Trevor Box, thanked the members for their continued support, those that had taken the time...

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London Branch News

The last presentation of the 17/18 season was a joint meeting with NACE UK, and Francois Lirola of Saipem, gave a very interesting talk entitled, “Fusion Bonded Joint: an innovative technology for cost effective plastic pipe installed in J&S lay”. In deepwater,...

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ICorr North East News; Reschedule Event

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...

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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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David (Dave) Griffiths

The Institute of Mechanical Engineers training centre in Sheffield (Engineering Training Solutions) has confirmed that Dave Griffiths has retired from his consulting role in support of the ICorr courses provided by IMechE. Dave’s role with IMechE, and previously ARL,...

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Young Engineers Programme

The May meeting of the Young Engineers programme was held at the CB&I offices in London on the 16th May. The topic was coatings which was presented by David Mobbs and was warmly received by the enthusiastic audience. The presentation covered the high priority areas of...

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New Sustaining Member

Adler & Allan Cathodic Protection and Protective Coatings Adler & Allan’s corrosion protection division provides specialist services and expertise in the application of Impressed Current Cathodic Protection (ICCP), Sacrificial Anode Systems, and surge prevention. They...

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2018 CEOCOR Congress

The 2018 Congress, organised by ICorr, was held in Stratford last month. This was a fantastic success, with 150 delegates, the highest attendance ever in CEOCOR, and 25 exhibitors. Welcoming speeches were made by ICorr President, Sarah Vasey, Ceocor President, Brian...

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ICATS News

The good news is that the market is booming, new projects are on the horizon in Highways, Rail, Nuclear, and with an increase in the oil price which will release funds for projects in the Oil & Gas sector. Unfortunately, there is an anticipated skills shortage, which...

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The President Writes ..

It has been a very busy few months since I last wrote to you.  I recently returned from a week in Houston where I attended the Offshore Technology Conference, and it was encouraging to see the number of attendees were once again up and people I spoke to all seemed...

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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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Privacy Policy

Revised 6th March 2018 Introduction The Institute of Corrosion (ICorr) is required to maintain certain personal data about living individuals for the purposes of satisfying operational obligations. The Institute recognises the importance of the correct and lawful...

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The Paul MacIntyre Award

The Paul MacIntyre award 2018, has been awarded to Dr John Broomfield for his services to the corrosion protection industry by the Institute of Corrosion President Sarah Vasey at the Corrosion Engineering Division working day in Warrington. The award is presented to a...

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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...

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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...

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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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Midlands Branch April Meeting

Midland Branch Meeting Date:               Tuesday, 10th April 2018 Venue:             Amey International Design Hub, 20 Colmore Circus Queensway, Birmingham B4 6AT  Time:               17:30 - 20:00 – Food and light refreshment provided  Topics:             Branch...

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Midlands Branch April Meeting

Date: 10th April 2018 and will include the branch AGM Topics: Midland Branch AGM Meeting              Detailing advancements in Galvanic Anode systems for use in reinforced concrete structures. The presentation will be              provided by senior corrosion...

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Midland Branch

The Branch half-day event and ICorr AGM took place in the Chamberlain Room & Main Chamber of the Birmingham Council House on Wednesday 29th November 2017. The event was well attended and after lunch and refreshments attendees were welcomed to the council...

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