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Offshore Wind Validation Centre Technology Transfer Project News and Events

On this page you can find all the latest news, case studies and events from the Offshore Wind Validation Centre Technology Transfer (OSWVC-TT) project.

Project e-bulletins, information on upcoming events and presentations from events that have taken place will be added to this page as they become available.


Case Studies

The following case study provides an example of how the OSWVC-TT project has been able to support the work of a company operating in the offshore sector.

Upcoming Events

There are no more events planned for the OSWVC-TT project.

Past Events

Fabrication with stainless steel, 18 June 2015, Middlesbrough

This event provided an introduction to working with this material, focusing on its properties and including advice on good welding practice, materials selection, welding procedure and welding qualification requirements. Examples of weld failures were examined and explained. 

Presentations were made by speakers from the British Stainless Steel Association, TWI and the industry. These presentations, available below, will be of interest for any company considering working with stainless steel, or which already is but wants to increase its knowledge in this area.

Presentations from this event can be found below in PDF format:

Advanced coatings for surface protection and corrosion control, 13 May 2015, Middlesbrough

This event will provide an understanding of current developments and enable you to achieve the best from your coatings. Featuring presentations by top coatings suppliers, advice on funding opportunities and the chance to attend free one-to-one clinics with TWI staff on topics of your choice, it presents an invaluable opportunity for any business that makes use of coatings technologies.

Presentations from this event can be found below in PDF format:

Attention all fabricators: BS EN ISO 3834, 20 January 2015, Middlesbrough

This event provided delegates with an opportunity to get to grips with this important fabrication standard. Attendees were presented with a clear understanding of what is needed to achieve compliance with BS EN ISO 3834.

The standard was discussed in straightforward terms, with an overview of compliance measures and requirements, guidance on the evidence that the auditor will expect to see during an audit and busting of the myths surrounding the role of the Responsible Welding Coordinator (RWC).

Use the links below to download the presentations that were delivered at the workshop:

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