29-30 of November 2016 International scientific-technical Conference «Diagnostics and lifetime of metal in thermal equipment of power plants»


International Scientific - Technical Conference



29-30 November 2016
JSC “VTI”, 14 Avtozavodskaya str., Moscow, Russia


JSC "VTI" is the national center of fundamental and applied science in thermal engineering, organize the Conference "Diagnostics and lifetime of metal in thermal equipment of power plants".

Organizer: JSC “VTI”
About Conference
This event is held in the framework of celebration of the 95th anniversary of All-Russia Thermal Engineering Institute (JSC “VTI”).The conference is devoted to most important issues in the field of diagnostics of metal, determining its condition and resource characteristics, as well as designing of new materials, restoration and new repair technologies. The Conference is one of major scientific and technical events of the year. It will determine further development of technologies in monitoring of condition, reliability and lifetime of metal equipment. It will allow to carry out recommendations on the most effective ways of development for a wide range of scientists and specialists.
For participation in the Conference we invite all the relevant specialists: representatives of power companies, equipment producers, universities, Federal and regional authorities, business and scientific community, government and independent expert organizations, domestic and overseas, etc.
Purposes of Conference are: to demonstrate of new developments and achievements of leading scientists and engineers in the field of monitoring of condition, reliability and life time of metal material of power plant equipment; and to improve scientific contacts and business relations between specialists in this field.
The Conference will give you the following opportunities.
  • To learn more about modern developments and techniques.
  • To take part in discussions on hot themes of the power industry.
  • To meet colleagues and share experiences.
  • To visit testing facilities of JSC "VTI".
  • Demonstrating modern testing equipment.
Main issues of Conference
  • Diagnosis, assessment and approaches for lifetime extension of thermal power equipment.
  • Design, improvement and industrial implementation of restoring repair and renovation technologies of TPP equipment.
  • Experience in development and application of new methods and approaches of nondestructive testing of metal.
  • Evaluation of reliability, security and technical risk of operation of power plants and installed equipment.
  • Present status of regulatory system of power equipment being under normative supervision in the fields of monitoring, condition control and extension lifetime.
  • New materials for designing of advanced equipment, including power units with increased  steam parameters.
  • Maintenance of gas turbines by domestic service companies in the frame of governmental policy of import substitution.
- Experience in development and applying of steel and alloy compositions (domestic and foreign) for gas turbine parts.
Exhibition of technologies
In the framework of the conference mini-exhibition of technologies, equipment and materials is planned to work. Participants can demonstrate their scientific and technical developments and investigations.
Conditions of participation in the Conference

Official languages of the Conference are Russian and English.
Conference papers and proceedings are accepted on both languages.
For foreign participants English –Russian translation will be organized.

For participation please fill the Application Form and send it to the address seminar@vti.ru
The registration fee for participants is 250 EUR, including VAT.
Additional options and possibilities for organizations and companies indicated in the Application Form.
Application Form load by link

Deadline of sending materials for publishing Abstract/ Report – till October 28, 2016.
Terms of sending of Application Form for the registration participants without Report – till November 14, 2016.
Reports extracted by organizing committee will be published in Program and Conference Paper Book.

Requirements to the form of Reports

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For Reporters (editing, extracting, publishing conference proceedings)


Eugene A. Grin, Director for Scientific Work (Physical-Technical Direction)
Doctor of Technical Sciences
ph. + 7(499)682-92-27   
e-mail: EAGrin@vti.ru

Organizing questions Elena A. Gorelova, Chief specialist of Educational Centre of JSC “VTI”,             ph. +7(499)682-92-36  mob.+7(916)373-85-95 
e-mail: EAGorelova@vti.ru, seminar@vti.ru
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Vladimir V. Arbuzov, Advisor of General Director of  JSC “VTI”,
ph. +7(499)682-94-80
e-mail: VVArbuzov@vti.ru