Materials Failure Investigation Group - Evidence Preservation Seminar

29 Sep 2017

In conjunction with the newly-formed ‘Materials Failure Investigation Group’ of The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, TWI is pleased to host a seminar around the topic of “Evidence Preservation”.

The event provides an opportunity for technical, educational and professional knowledge transfer relating to all aspects of materials failure investigation, and information exchange on state-of-the-art industrial practice, as well as networking with relevant academic and industrial experts and delegates. A tour of TWI facilities will also be given after the last presentation.

Location:             TWI, Granta Park, Great Abington, Cambridge, CB21 6AL

Date:                     Friday 29th September 2017

Time:                    13.00 arrival for a 13.15 start, ~ 16.00 finish


Speakers and presentations:

1.      Emile Greenhalgh (Imperial College London), “Non-Metallic Sample Handling”

2.      Peter Lewis (Open University), “Expert evidence and court protocols”

3.      Jeff Jones (DNV GL - Oil and Gas), “Metallic Sample Handling”

4.      Richard Pargeter (TWI Ltd.), “Preservation of critical evidence “

–       TWI tour


Registration required: email

Please note that limited spaces are available and registration is on a first come, first served basis.

Venue and booking

Event Location

Event Location: 
Granta Park
Great Abington
CB21 6AL
United Kingdom
Contact details: 

Charlotte Bath

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