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Quiz on NDT

61st Annual Technical Meeting - Indian Institute of Metals (IIM)

The Indian Institute of Metals (IIM), which is the largest professional organization for metallurgists in India with over 8000 members from R&D laboratories, academia and industries, is organizing a technical meet at Nehru Centre, Mumbai during November 13-16, 2007. This Annual Technical Meet is being organized under the Chairmanship of Dr. S. Banerjee, Director, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), who is the current President of the IIM. On this occasion, there will be a special publication on “Stainless Steels”.Mr. V.K. Bafna and Mr. Paresh Haribhakti of TCR Engineering Services, India are presenting a paper on, “Metallurgical Investigation of blister formation on Hydrocracker Reactors of Refinery”  at this technical meet.The Hydrocracker Reactors represents amongst the critical component of the Refinery and Petrochemical industries both in terms of cost and operation point of view. The Reactor vessel used for the hydrogenation service are made from of low alloy steels having …