Advances in Welding Technology and Its Applications (1)

Date: 18 Mar 2008 - 03 Apr 2008

Venue: Every Tuesday and Thursday for 3 weeks

Course Introduction
Welding has long been used for joining and for material build-up. A good understanding of recent technological advances will enable the achievement of higher productivity and more precise control over the welding process. Furthermore new applications are continuously developed with the advanced welding technology. This course will focus on the advances in welding technology and its applications.

Course Leader
Dr Sun Zheng, Research Scientist / Senior Industry Development Manager
Multi-functional Substrate Technology Group

Course Outline

Session 1:

Overview of Advances in Welding Technologies
MIG / MAG Welding

Session 2:

Precision TIG and Plasma Welding
High Productivity Hot Wire and Twin Wire Cladding

Session 3:

Plasma Powder Welding with Special Materials
Laser Welding with Powder and Wire Feed

Session 4:

Electron Beam Welding
Applications of Micro-Welding
Selection of Welding Process for Various Industrial Applications

Session 5:

Hands-on Session

Session 6:

Welding Quality Control
Advances in Welding Metallurgy
Weldability of Various Industrial Materials
Case Studies

Who Should Attend
Managers, assistant managers, engineers, executives and technologists from the precision engineering, electronics, automation, aerospace, marine & shipbuilding, oil, gas and petrochemical industries.

Pre-registration for the course is necessary. Seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis.

Registration Fees:
SMS Member: $428.00 (inclusive of 7% GST) per participant.
Non SMS Member: S$535.000 (inclusive of 7% GST)per participant.
Fee inclusive of buffet dinner (halal), refreshment, course material and experimental tools.

Closing Date:  10 Mar 2008 (Monday)

SIMTech members enjoy 20% discount, terms and conditions apply. (Limited to 2 participants for Category I members, and 4 participants for Category II members). Companies which join SMS now enjoy a complimentary TIP seat.

For enquiry on SMS Membership: Please contact Devi at 6793 8388 or
email for more details.