The Belgian Welding Institute (BWI) is an independent expert centre for welding technologies and materials weldability. Our activities cover a wide range of applied research projects, advice and testing services, and training courses.
We offer you
Our researchers and advisors, most of them Certified International Welding Engineers, are experts in various domains of welding and materials weldability. They participate in international normative bodies and can as such explain all standards relevant for the Belgian welding industry on www.nal-ans.be.
Reliable partner, easy contact
BWI guarantees an accurate answer to all welding issues thanks to:
- Independence: results are entirely based on objective data; BWI has no commercial interest in any manufacturer or supplier
- Quality: processes ISO 9001, EN ISO/IEC 17025 and VCA* certified
- Flexibility: quick and direct contact with the most appropriate expert thanks to our small scale
Who is who at BWI?
With focus on customer orientation and quality of the offered services, BWI wants as independent research institute to consolidate and further develop its specialised knowledge concerning all joining methods and related techniques.
BWI's management is convinced of the importance of quality and puts customer satisfaction at the heart of its operations. When realising its products (assignments and projects), the customer's wishes are therefore always kept in mind, taking into account the customer's requirements, in close contact with the customer during execution.
The Belgian Welding Institute (BWI) is part of the MSC (Metal Structures Centre), the new research centre for durable metal constructions.