TWI Background Information


Since 1946 TWI has been committed to helping its Member companies to conduct their businesses in the most cost effective
way whilst maintaining a high level of safety and structural integrity. TWI is a global company delivering and pioneering world
class solutions to its Members, through research, consultancy and training services in engineering, welding and joining,
NDT inspection, materials, surfacing, and lifecycle integrity.

TWI has always worked closely with government regulators, certifying authorities and international standards bodies.
TWI is respected worldwide for its expertise, professionalism and independence. TWI technology staff include
internationally recognised experts in their field.

TWI has over 3500 Members in over 60 countries and our Members include some of the most influential companies in the
world. Members services include:

  • Free immediate assistance by experts on technical matters by phone, e-mail or fax
  • Consultancy and project support from TWI experts
  • Innovative confidential research and technology for individual companies or group or multi-client sponsorship
  • Technology transfer
TWI is the World Centre for Materials Joining Technology.