European Water Jetting Forum 2019

Presentation

The European Water Jetting Forum 2019 is an event organized by EWJI in cooperation with the National Water Jetting associations to bring together the industry for an open debate.

The event is being celebrated on February 20 in Brussels, Belgium, and offered an opportunity to network and meet colleagues, contractors, manufacturers, associations and other agents related to the water jetting industry.

EWJI celebrated the first Forum, last 14th October 2015, in Brussels, Belgiumand after that, EWJI organized the first water jetting Convention, which was held on 17th October 2016, in Cologne, Germany.

In 2017, the Annual Convention was held in Madrid (Spain) on February, 10.

Objectives

The Forum had debate sessions and round tables with recognized panelists from the industry, as well as time to do networking with the participants.

The debate sessions were held in English.

Public

This event mainly addressed:

    • National Associations of the industry
    • Managers from this sector: contractors, suppliers, etc.
    • Professionals from different profiles of the organizing association
    • Professionals from other related entities related to the industry
    • Experts and designers related to this specialized industry.

 

Download catalogue of the event in PDF

 

Program

Tuesday, February 19th

18:00 – Accreditation desk is open to the public

19:30 – Welcome Dinner

 

Wednesday, February 20th

08.30 – Opening of the Forum area and accreditation

Welcome and opening of the European Water Jetting Forum 2019.

Workshop 1: Competency of contractors: assessment, safety and accreditation

» Mr. Stuart Harwood, SC3
» Mr. Hans Borgt, DOW CONSTRUCTION CHEMICALS
» Mr. Mike Watson,  TUBE TECH

 

Coffee break and networking

 

Workshop 2: Global Hydroblasting Standards and Standards for equipment

» Ms. Kerry Siggings STONEAGE
» Christopher Schmitt SPIR STAR
» Mr. Victor Stepien NLB CORPORATION

 

Lunch and networking

 

Workshop 3: European qualification for workers and equipment operators

» Mr. Hans Werner Maus, DFIV
» Mr. John Jones, WJA
» Mr. Per-Arne Andersson, TST

 

15:00 – EWJI General Assembly (for EWJI members only)

 

17:00 – End of the European Water Jetting Forum 2019