Welding Research Institute

 
Welding Research Institute
City Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India
Established 1975
Phone +91 431 252 0266
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Welding Research Institute was established in the year 1975,

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    Welding Research Institute (WRI) was established in November 1975 by Government of India with UNIDO and UNDP assistance under the management of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, Tiruchirappalli, India. WRI has been constantly interacting with world renowned institutions for updating the knowledge base on latest technologies and assimilating experience. This Institute has been established to cater to the welding needs of the Indian welding industries and for contributing to the growth of welding and allied technologies. Welding Research Institute (WRI) was established in November 1975 by Government of India with UNIDO and UNDP assistance under the management of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, Tiruchirappalli, India. WRI has been constantly interacting with world renowned institutions for updating the knowledge base on latest technologies and assimilating experience. This Institute has been established to cater to the welding needs of the Indian welding industries and for contributing to the growth of welding and allied technologies. The Institute is manned by experts comprising of 8 doctorates and 7 post graduates trained in different countries in the field of welding and allied areas and is fully equipped with the state of the art facilities. More than 7600 personnel have been trained and 2000 consultancy services have been completed covering 120 organisations. The type of industries served include Heavy Engineering, Power, Petro-Chemical, Transport, Metal Processing, Ship Building, Consumable & Welding equipment, Electronics industries etc. Till date, technology transfer has been effected with the know-how for 12 products, around 18 Patents have been sealed, more than 50 Awards have been won and 600 Technical papers have been published in national and international journals. A reference book on Industrial Welding Technology authored by WRI has been published by Central Instructional Media Institute, (CIMI), Chennai for practicing welding personnel. The important research works carried out in the Institute are published in the Institute journal titled "WRI Journal". The Institute is manned by experts comprising of 10 doctorates and 21 post graduates trained in different countries in the field of welding and allied areas and is fully equipped with the state of the art facilities. More than 6000 personnel have been trained and 2000 consultancy services have been completed covering 120 organisations. The type of industries served include Heavy Engineering, Power, Petro-Chemical, Transport, Metal Processing, Ship Building, Consumable & Welding equipment, Electronics industries etc. Till date, technology transfer has been effected with the know-how for 9 products, around 18 Patents have been sealed, more than 50 Awards have been won and 600 Technical papers have been published in national and international journals. A reference book on Industrial Welding Technology authored by WRI has been published by Central Instructional Media Institute, (CIMI), Chennai for practicing welding personnel. The important research works carried out in the Institute are published in the Institute journal titled "WRI Journal".
    Equipment Development – Design and fabrication of special purpose custom-built welding machines, spraying & cladding systems, Feed back controllers for resistance welding machines, Seam trackers for Arc welding and In-situ metallographic Polishing kit.
    Technology Development - Mechanisation & automation, Joining methods for all types of similar & dissimilar materials and introduction of new processes & techniques.

    Management Support Services - Productivity and Quality Improvement through Weld & Quality audit, Blue Prints on Plant Lay out, Manufacturing support, Retrofitting & modernisation, health & safety of personnel. Repair & Reclamation – Recommendation of repair procedure, Surveillance during repair and carry out repair & reclamation work. Welding Procedure Specification - Assessment of weldability of new materials establishment of welding procedures as per pressure vessel, structural welding or applicable codes and evolve Welding Procedure Specification. Residual Life Assessment of Power and Process Plants - Assessment of damage and metallurgical condition by NDT & in-situ metallography and recommend run – retire –repair solutions.

    Engineering Services - Experimental & theoretical Stress Analysis, weld design recommendations, Structural Integrity Analysis, Residual Stress Measurement, Prediction and control of distortion.
    Testing and Inspection Services - Mechanical, Chemical and Non Destructive Testing of weld joints, Testing and evaluation of Welding Consumables & Power Sources. Human Resource Development - Training, Education and Certification of Welders & Professionals in welding & NDT. Production Assistance to Industries - Jobbing services in welding & surfacing of industrial products.The scientific and technological advances leading to rapid Industrialisation is constantly opening up new avenues of exciting applications calling for introduction of new Materials. As a sequel, Use of Welding as a cost effective fabrication tool is ever increasing.
    In this highly competitive industrial scenario, Welding Research Institute is ready to stride along with you in solving challenging problems and to find economical business solutions.

    Bharath Heavy Electricals Limited, Tiruchirappalli
    Tiruchirappalli
    Tamil Nadu
    620 014

    Phone No :-0091 - 431 - 520006, 520244

    Fax No :-0091 - 431 - 520770

    http://www.wriindia.com

    Welding Research Institute offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.

    Diploma / Certification Courses

    Diploma Human Resource Management (DHRM)

    Welding Research Institute offers Full Time Diploma in Diploma Human Resource Mgt (DHRM)

    View Details Duration: 1 Year    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Diploma / Certification
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        Generations of past students, both male and female, are proud to be known and enjoy maintaining their connection with the college and each other. Please write to [email protected] with link of existing almuni group, or request for creation of group.