Photo Tony Mays (Left) Ben Smith
Our October evening was related to Non-Destructive Testing with a presentation by Ben Smith, NDT Manager and Tony Mays, Quality Manager of Maycast-Noakes Precision Engineering Co. Ltd, Halstead Essex.
Tony gave a brief description of their company history, products, processes, markets. This was followed with Ben providing an overvue of testing procedures viz: Magnetic Particle, Eddy Current, Ultrasonic, Leak tests, Radiographic and dye penetrant, the latter two being given in-depth accounts.
Details of NDT personnel training and certification was explained along with Nadcap, its audit process and benefits of Nadcap accreditation.
The evening closed with a buffet kindly sponsored by Thurton Foundries Ltd.