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TWI and LR Preparing Metal Additive Manufacturing Conference

Thu, 09 July, 2020

TWI and Lloyd’s Register are preparing for a collaborative webinar on Metal Additive Manufacturing. The online event, which is being held as part of the CLLAIM project, is due to take place from 9am on 21st July 2020.

Experts from both companies will be speaking during the day, providing an introduction to additive manufacturing (AM), discussions of fatigue, numerical modelling, certification, standards, non-destructive testing, and a vision for the future of additive manufacture.


Here is the agenda for the conference:

09.00 – 09.30 - Welcome and introduction CLLAIM presentation

09.30 – 10.00 - Introduction to AM (Adrian Addison, TWI)

10.00 – 10.30 - Fatigue of PBF-LB (Zhang Meng, Lloyd’s Register)

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break

11.00 – 11.30 - Numerical modelling for AM (Valerio Carollo, TWI)

11.30 – 12.00 - Certification of Wire Consumables (Adam Saxty, Lloyd’s Register)

12.00 – 13.00 Lunch break

13.00 – 13.30 - AM Standards and Requirements (David Hardacre, Lloyd’s Register)

13.30 – 14.00 - NDT of AM Parts (Ian Cooper, TWI)

14.00 – 14.30 Coffee break

14.30 – 15.00 - Vision for the Future of AM (Adrian Addison, TWI)

15.00 – 15.30 Conference Closure and Feedback


CLLAIM (Creating KnowLedge and SkilLs in AddItive Manufacturing) is a project aiming to create a European qualification system on Additive Manufacturing.


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