Academic Members

Academic Members include universities and research institutions whose activities encompass research and/or the study of pipes, materials, tools, supplies, welding, coating, testing and modus operandi associated with onshore and/or offshore pipelines and/or associated process engineering facilities.

There are 4 Academic Members, as listed below:


Cranfield University
Welding Engineering Research Centre
Cranfield, U.K.



Ghent University

Laboratorium Soete
Ghent, Belgium



Gubkin Russian University of Oil and Gas
Moscow, Russian Federation



Osaka University
Graduate School of Engineering Division of
Materials and Manufacturing Science
Osaka, Japan