Project FORCE: Advanced Manufacturing and Materials

Research Area:

Structural Integrity

PI:

Solid Mechanics Research Group, University of Bristol
Partners: Frazer-Nash Consultancy, Nuclear AMRC, Veqter, Cammell Laird
Funders: BEIS Nuclear Innovation Programme

Project FORCE involves three work packages focussed on developing structural integrity assessment methods with an aim to reduce the blockers for the wide-scale use of power beam welding techniques in the nuclear industry. The work packages are:

  1. Weld Residual Stress Modelling
  2. Probabilistic Methods for Structural Integrity
  3. Fracture in Power Beam Welds
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