Welding for Nation Building

The Best Welding Engineer Competition

Eligibility Criteria:
1. The minimum qualifications for the candidates for the Best Welding Engineer’s test are:
a) Graduate Engineers with min.2 years’ experience in welding technology or
b) Diploma with min. 5 years’ experience in welding technology or
c) B.Sc with min. 10 years’ experience in welding and its allied subjects.
2. Must be capable of reading engineering drawing / blue prints.
3. Must have basic knowledge in the art of joining of different materials.
4. Must have knowledge in Inspection, QA & QC, costing & Safety in welding Technology

Top 10 Candidates clearing online screen test will be called for written test plus interview .

To be very specific and to have uniformity in the selection, the following aspects shall be considered for setting up the question papers. A maximum of three hours shall be given for the written tests.
* Materials and their behavior; Pre and Post weld heat treatment
*Welding processes and principles of different materials, process variations and techniques
* Equilibrium diagrams, micro-structural changes
* Welding symbols; welding joint efficiency, applications & design of weld joints
* Residual and thermal stresses in welded joints
* Power sources, duty cycles and applications
* Welding defects, their causes & remedies; distortion & methods to reduce it in weld joints
* Welding consumables – functions and classifications
* Safety and Precautions
* WPS, PQR, Weld map, Inspection and Testing
* Repair welding and surfacing


News & Events

Best Welding Engineer Competition : BWE 2017

1. On-line Registration and Screening Test window will be live from 1st - 10th Nov 2017

2. Shortlist of Top 10 and Email communication to "National Top 10" on 13th Nov 2017

3. Written Test and Interview : 4th Week of Nov 2017 (Date and Venue will be communicated to Top 10 winner)

4. Deceleration of Winner for "BWE 2017" during IC-2017

National Winner will be felicitated in International Congress IC-2017 in Chennai in December 2017

Upcoming Event :

International Congress : IC 2017

Weld India 2017 : XII International Welding Technology Exhibition
Young Professionals Conference of International Institute of Welding

On 07-09 December 2017
At Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam, Chennai