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VisionNDT.net’s vision is to provide a worldwide freely accessible focal point for expertise that contributes to development and innovation in the world of nondestructive testing, focusing on the safety
MissionIt is NDT.net’s mission to provide an online platform for the entire NDT sector; academics, professionals, corporations and societies. NDT.net is committed to offer free access to information and knowledge and enhance dialogue and exchange for the advancement and innovation of non-destructive-testing.
Our Philosophy & ConceptAccess to information and knowledge as well as worldwide exchange and discussions are key components of advancing innovation and research in the world of non-destructive testing. Everybody, belonging to the NDT community should benefit from free access to information and the opportunity to connect, exchange and discuss with colleagues from the field.
NDT.net’s concept is based on this philosophy, free access of NDT.net’s services for the NDT community, enabled by the income generated through the online exhibition, advertising and sponsorship.
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What people say about us“Anyone interested in learning and sharing knowledge related to non-destructive testing needs to know about NDT.net's extensive database and lively forum. It is the cornerstone of an industry, connecting manufacturers, service vendors, asset owners, students and professionnals like no one else can.”
Louis Beaulieu-Charbonneau, Eddify
“NDT.net is now a must be known internet site. Real reference site, it offers a wide NDT resource center and it is always interesting to make new customers discovering this site. They are all impressed by the knowledge available. More than a classical NDT site, it is a partner, a tool, and we really appreciate possibilities and world opening offered by NDT.net.”
“NDT.net provides more than just NDT web site. It is a source of technical information, events, business contacts, competition and many more. Our company is a novice on this web, but we have obtained lots of enquiry more than traditional advertising way.”
“NDT.net has provided exposure to the worldwide NDT community in a way not possible via printed publications. Exposure to a broader international market has provided us with many more sales contacts than I achieved with earlier efforts using traditional advertising media. ”
“What a great place to learn from experts in our industry, not just in your country, but around the globe. I really appreciate the valuable dialouge that occurs on ndt.net and as an exhibitor, we benefit from the mediumr, worldwide audience.”
“This site and the people that come to share information is truly the Brotherhood of NDT.”
“I am very proud of the way NDT.net is giving open access for the whole NDT community.”
“I have always been impressed that NDT.net is run — successfully — on goodwill and openness rather than by fees for membership or for "premium" features.”
“Its great to get the information shared with more audiences, we as a learning society would need to spread the information to our NDTians, Open access information is the great thing in this world-”
NDT.net was founded by Rolf Diederichs in 1996 and is the oldest existing online platform within the NDT Sector.
As a pioneer on the Internet, Rolf Diederichs took the initiative to develop an online platform for the entire NDT community to freely access and exchange knowledge. The website started as a collection of articles, which were published in a monthly journal and stored in an Open Access Database. In response to researchers’ and professionals’ interest to discuss individual questions, ideas and problems, NDT.net added a discussion forum to the website. From the very beginning, NDT.net was a pioneer, providing networking for NDT proffessionals. Later, this function turned into the MyNDT network. Another early service of NDT.net was the delivery of e-conference proceedings, which were simultaneously published in the database. Further, NDT.net introduced an online exhibition, where companies can display their products and services.
Parallel to constantly developing the online platform, NDT.net developed the Conference Management Cloud (CMC), an online program for conference organizers. This service was complemented by a Conference & Proceedings Web App in 2014. The App is connected to the data of the CMC and serves as a guide for conference participants and a worldwide reference for conference contents.
Today, NDT.net presents an integrated communication platform for the NDT Sector. Thanks to Sponsors and Exhibitors, NDT.net offers free of charge access for the NDT community since 1996.
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