Wednesday 21st February

Another great day sharing knowledge and discussing all things ‘joint integrity’ with more Tata Steel UK apprentices. Hands-on learning is a powerful approach that actively engages learners by involving them in practical activities. Apprentices play a crucial role in any industrial workforce, and learning the correct way to make bolted joints is essential for several reasons: ✅ Safety: Properly assembled

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A great start to the week..

Today we welcomed Mechanical Engineering Apprentices from Tata Steel UK to our Centre of Excellence near Bridgend, South Wales. We are dedicated to providing theoretical educational and practical experience to aspiring engineers, ensuring they are equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in their careers. Today we delivered the EN 1591-4:2013 standard for mechanical joint

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Tuesday 6th February

We have been supporting bp and Briggs Marine for nearly nine years and to continue our ongoing training programme for their UK bulk storage terminals, our Jodi Annette visits the Buncefield terminal at Hemel Hempstead to deliver our industry approved joint integrity training. Often overlooked (in terms of mechanical joint integrity) bulk storage terminals are

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Lokring UK & Ireland

Today we welcomed another management team from Lokring UK and Ireland to our Centre of Excellence in South Wales to take part in our industry approved joint integrity training programme. We’ve had a great day with lots of positive discussion and interaction. Feedback from Ross Millar, Managing Director was that it was a great opportunity

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Monday 5th January

We welcome another cohort of management and sales team from Lokring UK and Ireland to attend our industry approved mechanical joint integrity training course at our new South Wales Centre of Excellence. Once again we’re looking forward to some very interesting and open discussion.

A great start to the week..

Today, our Jodi Annette is at the largest on shore gas storage facility in the country, delivering industry approved joint integrity training to one of newest clients, Storengy – ENGIE. Good luck to all learners 👍🏻

Lockring

Today we welcomed our first cohort from Lokring UK and Ireland to our centre of excellence in South Wales to take part in our industry approved joint integrity training program. We’ve had some very interesting and open discussion regarding the science behind making conventional bolted flange joints and the problems being faced within our industry

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🎄🎅🏻⛄️The gift that keeps on giving….all year round.

*Our new 36 page joint integrity handbook (complete with double sided flange gap tool). Perfect for all personnel working with bolted flange joints on pressurised systems. Inside you will find a wealth of information taken from the most up to date industry standards. Guidance on flange disassembly, flange bolt size & number charts, ring joint

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When the unthinkable happens…

Blog post by Christopher Mellows Four years ago my colleague and I carried out a compliance audit on a large chemical plant. Part of the audit was to observe working practices, to understand the culture of the organisation and to physically view and inspect a selection of bolted flange joints.For obvious reasons I cannot divulge

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When “that’s fine” isn’t fine….

When “that’s fine” isn’t fine.. | LinkedIn Here’s a recent article by Chris Mellows, Director of Zulu Joint Integrity and Training regarding flange make-up tolerances and why the phrase “that’s fine” often isn’t the case. Only too often our QA/flange inspection teams witness misaligned bolted flange joints. At our new Centre of Excellence, we deliver

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