Lukasiewicz Institute of Welding is a member of Lukasiewicz Research Network, a unique entity in Poland that provides industry with technical support in welding, cutting cladding, surface modification and 3D printing, as well as training and certification of personnel, quality systems and products. The Institute has several departments that include a specific Department for Testing of Materials Weldability and Welded Structures, with established destructive testing laboratories..
EWF – European Federation for Welding, Joining and Cutting, is an international non-profit umbrella association aiming at the collaboration in the study and solution of welding-related problems encountered within its fields of competence and in the removal of technical barriers. The exchange of scientific and technical information, the preparation of harmonised rules for the education and training of personnel involved in welding, joining and related technologies..
ISQ is a private, non-profit and independent technological institution founded in 1965, based in Portugal and currently running operations in more than 40 countries across the world (EU, Eastern Europe, Africa, Americas and Asia). It offers its experience in technical inspections, technical assistance for engineering projects, consultancy services and training activities, supported by transversal research and development activities and by 17 accredited laboratories (e.g.: chemical, bio and agro testing, non-destructive testing, Aerospatiale, etc.).
The Italian Institute of Welding is a company that carries out Education and Training activities, performing theoretical and practical training of personnel in the field of joining and related technologies and disciplines. Supported by the Laboratory of IIS Group, it provides specialist education on welding and NdE advanced technologies and carries out tests for electronic components manufacturer. Education and training offered by IIS has been growing in extent since the launch of its first training course, covering almost all welding and related technologies.
ISIM Timisoara is an accredited R&D Institute in Welding and Material Testing, with scientific and technical competence in these field, recognized both at national and international levels. ISIM represents Romania in the International Institute of Welding (IIW). Its training center provides harmonized training in Welding, Non-Destructive Testing and Material Testing, and its material testing laboratory carries out an array of Destructive Tests.