With our ongoing expenditure and growth its about time Responsive trained a new employee.
Rikki starts training to become our latest technician starting out with Penetrant and Magnetic Testing whilst also starting to appreciate volumetric techniques such as ultrasonic testing.
Rikki’s training will be a mix of on the job shadowing other technicians and classroom training before undertaking PCN qualifications.
Responsive Ltd have recently visited Metal Work Solutions (UK) Ltd’s Carlisle base to carry out Ultrasonic Testing of various parts to ensure that the items meet the requirements said down by Haig Mining Museum.
Haig Pit in Whitehaven was closed down in 1986 and up until 1997 it was not used before being turned into a museum. Of recent years Haig Museum has needed some major refurbishment and recently secured funding to stake a place in the future of Whitehavens heritage rather than just it’s past.
Metal Work Solutions (UK) Ltd have recently gained accreditation for the construction industries mandatory new law making all metal fabrication firms conform to the requirements of EN 1090. This ensures that certain degree of conformity and ultimately safety is guaranteed at time of manufacture.
As part of Metal Work Solutions (UK) Ltd accreditation they have to have all butt welds volumetric tested using either ultrasonic testing or radiography.
Metal Work Solutions (UK) Ltd have the greatest achievable execution class, EC4, as part of their EN 1090 accreditation.
“Me being from Whitehaven, I’m pleased to have been involved in the redevelopment of Haig Mining Museum. Metal Work Solutions are a very good client, here’s to many successful projects together” – Lee Grears Director Responsive Ltd
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