Staff Reporter

KOCHI: Kochi Refineries Limited (KRL) is hosting a workshop on non-destructive testing (NDT) technologies for improving safety and reliability of unfired pressure vessels on January 5 and 6. The workshop is being organised by the Cochin University of Science and Technology and major industrial units in the State, said a press release here on Tuesday. Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation, formerly the Department of Explosives, is the technical collaborator for the workshop being held at the Ambalamugal training Centre of the KRL

An exhibition of latest equipment and services in the field by various NDT equipment manufacturers will be part of the workshop. The workshop will be inaugurated at 9.30 a.m. by M. Anbuthan, Chief Controller of Explosives.