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Connect+ October/November 2014

Issue 7


  • TWI Research Director elected as Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering
  • Students begin their studies in the UK’s first MSc in Structural Integrity
  • Anglia Ruskin illustration and animation students line up for the Granta Centre Animation Award
  • Welding industry unites in response to government call for apprenticeships trailblazers
  • Nominations open for The Welding Institute Annual Awards 2015
  • Pioneering tests being conducted on bespoke TWI rig
  • Construction work on expansion project approaches completion
  • Exploring opportunities with friction stir welding of steels
  • Polymers expert delivers graphene talk at TWI
  • TWI contributes to major growth in the Innovation, Research and Technology sector, according to Oxford Economics’ latest study
  • Arkwright ceremonies 2014 TWI supports future leaders in engineering
  • Reducing impact of air transport using additive manufacturing

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Joint Industry Projects

  • Validation and Standardisation of Novel Local Mechanical Characterisation Techniques for Metals
  • ECA Procedures for Blunt Flaws (AMICA)
  • Friction Stir Welding of High Performance Steels

JIP Buy-Back

  • Safe Specification and Operation of Plastically Strained C-Mn Steel Pipelines for Sour Service (Phase 2)

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