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 3 Academic Members, as listed below:


Cranfield University
Welding Engineering and
Laser Processing Centre
Cranfield, U.K.




Ghent University
Laboratorium Soete
Ghent, Belgium



National University of Oil and Gas
"Gubkin University"

Moscow, Russian Federation