Prevention of Pipeline Corrosion - EVENT POSTPONED

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THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL - Preventing corrosion is a never ending task in metallic piping materials used in the utility, energy production and chemical processing industries to name a few. The cost of corrosion in such sectors is significant and at this event, you will experience the common types of corrosion, their causes and learn methods of inhibiting and preventing corrosion. Lunch will be provided..

Please note that due to unforseen circumstances this event has been postponed. We will update details as soon as we have any further information.

Members are free to attend Non-members £10 Plus VAT to attend


Presentations from;

Dr Clayton Thomas PhD, MMet, BSc(Eng), ARSM, MICorr Clayton Thomas has a vast amount of metallurgical and manufacturing experience. Having studied metallurgy at Imperial College London and the University of Sheffield, he subsequently worked for British Steel in Rotherham prior to spending 10 years as the company metallurgist for Cameron in Leeds, who were a major supplier of oil and gas equipment. He is also a qualified corrosion engineer and has been a member of the Institute of Corrosion for over 25 years.


Dr Byron WilliamsDr Byron Williams graduated with a Ph.D from the University of Liverpool in 1992, following which he joined British Steel Technical as a Coatings Engineer.  He left this post in 1999, and after working as a consultant with Metallgesellschaft GmbH, he joined Swansea University.  After leaving the University, he joined Corus, followed by Rolls-Royce before joining BAE Systems in 2008.  Since that time he has worked as a corrosion engineer on both the Astute and Dreadnought class submarines


13:00 Arrival & Registration

13:30 Light lunch & Networking

14:00 Presentations from Dr Clayton Thomas and Dr Byron Williams

15:30 Site Tour (optional)

16:00 end


Please not when arriving please follow the PPG (Runcorn Industrial Coatings) sign


This event is kindly Sponsored by Whitford Ltd

February 27th, 2020 from  1:00 PM to  4:00 PM
Whitford Ltd
11 Stuart Road
Manor Park
United Kingdom
Phone: 0207 235 7938
Event Fee(s)
Members - Proof of Membership may be requested £0.00
Non Members Rate (Including VAT) £12.00