The domino effect

The domino effect – a situation in which something (usually bad) happens, causing other similar events to happen – particularly if there are no control measures in place. Ignorance to regulatory compliance and industry guidelines is no excuse. To prevent adverse events, you need to provide effective risk control measures which address the immediate, underlying

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NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK 2021 (8th – 14th February)

N ext week is National Apprenticeship Week – and what better way to kick the week off than welcome the first of our latest cohort of learners form Tata Steel UK Throughout the month we will be delivering industry approved joint integrity training and assessment (COVID-19 compliant) to mechanical apprentices from Port Talbot, Llanwern and Trostre

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THE COGS OF JOINT INTEGRITY

Think of the relationship between an industrial asset and mechanical joint integrity of bolted joints as a finely tuned machine and its internal parts. Although each ‘cog’ has an individual purpose, collectively they form an efficient machine. If a cog fails, then the machine will ultimately break down. In the same way that the performance

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NO GAMBLING MATTER

Sadly, this year we have seen far too many incidents and accidents (some fatal) throughout industry. Preventing loss of primary containment and achieving a safe and timely leak-free asset is certainly no gambling matter. Correct selection of gaskets, torque data analysis and technical know how, regulatory compliance and demonstration of workforce competency are just some

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Busy Busy Busy!

We’re busy making photographic ID cards for the latest cohort of successful learners in the UK’s LNG industry… Well done to all! BS EN 1591-4:2013 Qualification of personnel competency in the assembly of the bolted connections of critical service pressurised systems Zulu Joint Integrity & Training LtdPhoenix Technology Group

A very wet but enjoyable day in Pembroke!

Clive Haste and Christopher Mellows have been delivering industry recognised joint integrity training to learners from Jenkins & Davies Engineering Ltd. Congratulations Josh Hawkes, Wayne Murphy and Darren Potter on passing the written test and practical assessment. Lots of positive engagement and discussion from all the learners regarding the course content and its relevance to

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Westward Bound!

We’re all packed and ready to travel to West Wales for a week of delivering joint integrity training and assessment. Can’t come to our training centre in Bridgend?…..No problem! Our mobile training rig allows our team of trainers and assessors to have the flexibility to come to your site, wherever the location. For further information

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BS EN 1591-4:2013 Training

We are looking forward to delivering BS EN 1591-4:2013 mechanical joint integrity training and assessment to fellow Welsh company Jenkins & Davies Engineering Ltd. Jenkins & Davies are a Mechanical Engineering company based in Pembrokeshire that work across the UK and Ireland within the petrochemical, marine and LNG industries. When we spoke to Site Manager

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HOPE IS THE ONLY THING STRONGER THAN FEAR…

Who could have predicted the events that currently surround us in every part of the World? It’s certainly been challenging for us all. We still have an onsite presence carrying out joint integrity support at various sites and through vigorous risk assessment and the introduction of appropriate safety measures, we continue to deliver our training

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