BGEN, one of the UK’s largest engineering firms driving the energy transition has secured a membership with The Welding Institute (TWI).
TWI has been unwavering in the field of engineering for many years offering support to welding and joining professionals worldwide. It serves as a hub for expertise in welding, joining and allied technologies, making it an invaluable resource for professionals seeking to stay at the forefront of advancements in the industry.
Michael Johnson, BGENs QA QC Manager, has reflected on the significance of this partnership and shared a personal insight, stating:
“I have been with a number of institutes over the years, but when I was undertaking my welding inspection and NDT career path, I had the option to apply for membership with The Welding Institute. It was then that I realised how much expertise and interesting areas that The Welding Institute covers – from welding to fracture, and materials science to NDT. The constant drip of technical information from webinars was particularly interesting to me.”Michael Johnson, BGENs QA QC Manager,
Highlighting the importance of the partnership, Johnson shared his process to joining – “I had a very in-depth and informative meeting with a business manager of TWI and discussed how a partnership/membership would benefit BGEN in the future.”
For BGEN and our clients, the affiliation with The Welding Institute brings forth several advantages. The membership ensures we remain connected to a global network of welding and joining personnel. With it also offering industrial recognition, career advancement, information, resources, life-long support and most importantly, personal, and professional prestige through a wide range of membership benefits. The level of resources and expertise offered by TWI contributes to the continuous improvement and innovation that are paramount in the engineering sector.
The membership between BGEN and The Welding Institute exemplifies the commitment to excellence and staying ahead of the engineering challenges. As BGEN continues to drive the energy transition, its partnership with TWI ensures that the company remains at the forefront of technological advancements and industry best practices, benefiting not only the firm but also its clients and the engineering community.