The Defense Working Group on Nondestructive Testing aims to provide an annual forum for engineers, scientists, technicians and managers from all department of defense activities who have responsibility for development or application of nondestructive testing methods or techniques in research, engineering, maintenance and quality assurance.
To interchange information pertaining to nondestructive testing methods, equipment and applications among attendees and their respective Defense Department establishments.
To present technical problems submitted by various agencies to the assembled nondestructive testing specialists and technicians so that they, utilizing their knowledge, skills and experience, may advance solutions.
To encourage uniform practices in the application of nondestructive testing methods.
To provide the opportunity for establishing personal contact among similarly employed specialists and thus to provide attendees with continuously available resources of additional knowledge and experience.
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