Chennai Branch of IIW India

Recognising the rapid pace of industrial growth in India, the International Institute of Welding has allotted its prestigious International Congress for 2017 to the Indian Institute of Welding. Considering the wide ranging fabrication activities in South India, particularly in Chennai, the Indian Institute of Welding has allotted its Chennai Branch the responsibility to host this Congress.

The Chennai Branch of IIW India, formed in 1973, was adjudged the best performimg Branch of IIW India in 2016. It has made good progress over the years with respect to membership, technical programmes etc, due to the unstinted support of industries in the region and selfless efforts of various members and office bearers. Today the Branch has over 500 members and 25 Industrial Corporate members.

It organizes technical meetings every month, courses, workshops and seminars of topical interest and visits to important projects. With our country in the midst of a quantum leap to industrialization, the Branch hopes to contribute effectively towards improved productivity, cost effectiveness and quality enhancement to the welding fraternity in particular and industries in general. The Chennai Branch constantly audits its position and develops strategic plans to meet the latest objectives of our Country’s development.