The WEMMA is affiliated to Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3). It aims to provide a service to all materials professionals in the West of England by organizing talks and events and providing a focus for discussions. WEMMA lectures are accredited for professional development by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining. On request those attending will receive an official Professional Development Certificate for their log. The WEMMA committee is elected at the AGM.
The 2015-2016 programme starts with Alan Shepherd's talk on corrosion resistant steel for Airbus landing gear at the BAWA on Sep 17.
The WEMMA 2014-2015 programme ended in May.
|Woolcool packaging from talk in 2014-2015 programme|
The WEMMA summer event for 2014 was a visit to the Big Pit and the Penderyn Distillery.
|The Big Pit|
The WEMMA summer event for 2013 was a visit to the Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovilton.
Part of the WEMMA group at the Fleet Air Arm Museum
Rolls-Royce Pegasus vectored thrust turbofan
The 2011-2012 programme began on October 2nd, 2011 with a visit to Wavin Plastics and ended on June 16th, 2012 with a visit to Steam - Swindon
|The North Star locomotive at Steam - Swindon|
To conclude its 2011-2012 programme, the WEMMA witnessed craft glass-making at Bristol Blue Glassworks
|Glassmaking demonstration||Glassmaking talk|