IIW TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGEThe IIW is internationally recognised as the most reliable world source of technical knowledge in welding and related technologies. This knowledge is made available through a range of documents and products - IIW’s technical output - and is widely utilised by industry, research and training organisations around the world. This output gives access to up-to-date knowledge and integrated expertise in the many fields of materials joining.
IIW Working Units The 18 IIW Working Units (WUs) - named Commissions and
Study Groups – are collaborative forums which utilise and foster the
expertise of practitioners, scientists, engineers and other specialist
personnel from around the world. Their input and consensus leads to the
generation of many types of technical output.
IIW working units
IIW Resource Materials Participation in IIW Technical WUs strengthens relationships between
industrial and academic researchers, opening pathways for project and
thesis sponsorship and generating benefits for industry including
workforce and economic development. Industry experts contribute
significantly to the work of the various WUs and the development of IIW
resources, and provide a critical link to ensure IIW’s responsiveness to
IIW resource materials