Thu, 19 October, 2023
Experts from TWI will be joined by those from industry for the upcoming ‘SMRs/AMRs – Manufacturing the Nuclear Future,’ Welding Institute Technical Group event on 5 December 2023.
This in-person event is due to be held at the Derby Conference Centre, Derby UK, showcasing the future opportunities for SMR/AMR manufacture, including the design, materials and manufacturing challenges of advanced modular reactors and some of the advances in welding, NDE and cladding of vessels.
The informative event will end with a presentation on the standards that are most likely to be implemented in SMR/AMR manufacture.
TWI Consultant Welding Engineer, Marcello Consonni, will present an ‘Overview of Welding Standards for Nuclear Vessel Manufacture - ASME III and IX’ during the event and will be joined by experts from MoltexFLEX, Sheffield Forgemasters, Cambridge Vacuum Engineering, the Nuclear AMRC, and Lincoln Electric.
Topics to be discussed include design and manufacture of AMRs, manufacturing nuclear-grade forgings, electron beam welding of vessels for nuclear applications, and more.
You can find out more about this exclusive event, which is open to both Members and non-Members, as well as registering to attend on The Welding Institute website, here.