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CEOCOR 2018

CEOCOR 2018 Congress 15th to 18th May 2018, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stratford on Avon, organised by ICorr/CORREX Ltd. Sponsors and exhibitors are already booking, and confirmed sponsors include, National Grid (Platinum), Cathodic Protection Co. (Gold), Corrosion...

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Next programme to run in 2018

Following on from the successes of the 2012-13 and 2014-15 young engineers programme, the Institute of Corrosion will be running the next programme in 2018, starting in January. There will be lectures on the subjects related to Corrosion in Oil and Gas, including,...

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The President Writes – Sept / October Issue

Last month I had the pleasure of presenting the prestigious U.R. Evans award on behalf of the Institute of Corrosion.   The award this year was presented posthumously to Prof. Hugh Isaacs, a leading figure in the corrosion field and fellow of the Electrochemical...

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Fundamentals of Corrosion for Engineers

A new Fundamentals of Corrosion course is presented by the Institute of Corrosion.  The course will be based on practical information and hands-on examples as well as relevant background theory. Attendees on the course will be given a wide ranging introduction to all...

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Young Engineers Program (YEP)

Following on from the success of the 2012-13 and 2014-15 young engineers program the Institute of Corrosion will be starting the next event in this series in January 2018. There will be lectures on the subjects related to Corrosion in Oil and Gas as shown below. [1]...

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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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The President Writes .. July/ August Issue

I had the pleasure of attending the North East Branch summer event in Durham recently, it was well attended by members old and new. We had a tour of the Castle followed by an excellent presentation from Professor Jon Gluyas entitled “Energy past, present and future”....

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North West Branch News

After a year’s hiatus the North West Branch held a lively Golf Day followed by the AGM. The meeting was well attended and the incoming Chairman is Andy Bradley of Omniflex, a manufacturer of specialist monitoring and control systems including cathodic protection power...

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North East Branch News

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...

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Midland Branch News

The Midland Branch welcomed two new sustaining members, Mapei Ltd based in Halesowen, West Midlands, and Cathodic Protection Engineering based in Wythall, Birmingham. The last Midland Branch meeting took place on 27 June at Amey’s office in Birmingham. As well as...

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London Branch

The first meeting of the new season is a joint meeting with LMS on 12 October, and the evening has been handed over to the Young ICorr Group, who have organised a presentation by Simon Bowcock of BP on “Corrosion challenges and considerations for the design and...

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New Sustaining Member – HCL

HCL is a UK based family owned business providing cost effective, non-metallic and innovative solutions for the subsea, cathodic protection and anti-corrosion industries.   It is one of the world leaders in high strength non-metallic polymer banding technologies for...

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New Sustaining Member – Mapei UK Ltd

A family business with 80 years’ experience, Mapei is the one of the world’s leading manufacturers of adhesives, sealants and chemical products for the building industry, including products for the installation of cathodic protection, protective coatings,...

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Young Entrant Engineers

Wednesday 30th January 2011 saw the opening presentation in the Young Entrant Engineers programme. This is the culmination of the work done by a sub-committee of London Branch of ICorr headed by past Chairman David Mobbs ably assisted by Sara Vasey, Alan Denney,...

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The Young Engineer Programme

During 2012-2013 the Institute of Corrosion embarked upon a new initiative to address what has been perceived as a shortage of young or entrant engineers showing an interest in materials and corrosion. The initiative was developed by a group of ICorr members who...

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New Initiative for the Young Engineers

During 2012-2013, the Institute of Corrosion embarked on a new initiative to address a perceived shortage of young entrant engineers showing an interest in materials and corrosion. The initiative was developed by a group of senior ICorr members, who formulated a...

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David Deacon – 1936 – 2017

24 October 1936 – 31 March 2017 It is with great sadness that we announce the death of David Deacon on 31st March 2017. David was a stalwart of the Institute, supporting it virtually all of his long working life. In recognition of his service, he was elected an...

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London Branch March News

March was the Branch’s AGM, and reports were given by the outgoing chairman, Jim Gynn and the hon treasurer, Mike Allen.  The branch had completed a full and successful meetings programme at their new venue, Imperial College, where they have started to see an increase...

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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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CEOCOR 2018

The 2017 CEOCOR Congress in Luxembourg was a great success, both technically and socially. The venue was excellent, and the superb Congress dinner was held on the Princess Marie-Astrid boat on the Moselle river, famous for the signing ceremony of the EU Schengen...

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Young ICorr

The first Young ICorr Social was held on the 20th April at the Prince of Wales Feathers Pub in London, and a very enjoyable evening was had by all. This was planned as a networking event to help launch Young ICorr in London, and was attended by both members and...

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The Paul McIntyre Award

The first Paul McIntyre Award was also presented at the CED working day to Ulf Kivisäkk of Sandvik Materials Technology R & D, Sweden, by the ICorr President, Sarah Vasey. Paul’s son, Gerald and daughter, Anthea, were also in attendance and said some kind words about...

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Dr Charles James Louis Booker 1930 – 2017

Dr Charles James Louis Booker BSc, PhD (Lond), PhD (Cantab), FRSC, C.Chem, FICorrSt (Hon). 16 August 1930 – 1 March 2017 Charles J L Booker (always known by his work colleagues as Charlie) obtained an honours degree in Chemistry from Sir John Cass College and went on...

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ICATS – Latest News

Supervisor Course This new course is proving popular and has already been held three times in 2017. The course is available to any applicator who has two years’ experience following successfully completing the mandatory ICA ICATS module.  Supervisors and Technical...

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New Sustaining Member – Lux Assure

UK-based LUX Assure provides a revolutionary approach to the monitoring and management of production chemicals to both upstream and downstream oil & gas activities.  Their pioneering technologies, inspired by their heritage as a life sciences research company, provide...

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New Sustaining Member – PMC Group Ltd

PMAC was formed in 2000 to offer specialised products and services to the Oil and Gas industry worldwide.  With offices in Aberdeen and Singapore, PMAC covers a worldwide market, and has gained a reputation for innovative solutions in the fields of Integrity, Oilfield...

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New Sustaining Member – RGL

RGL provides ultra high pressure water jetting services, specialising in precision concrete hydrodemolition, surface preparation of concrete and steel, abrasive water jet cold cutting and tube/pipeline cleaning. With over 30 years’ experience, they have amassed a vast...

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Have you got your lapel badge?

The Institute has produced lapel badges to acknowledge various periods of membership of ICorr.   Those members who have not yet applied for their complimentary badge should either telephone, or e-mail the ICorr office. Once a request has been received, the membership...

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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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First event hosted by ROSEN UK

North East Branch - The branch held its first event in 2017 on 21 February, which was hosted by ROSEN UK at its offices at Quorum Business Park, Newcastle upon Tyne. About 20 people attended the event and had an opportunity to learn about Flow Modelling and Flow...

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