Indian Railways Welding Research Institute, DLW, Varanasi
1. About IRWRI
Indian Railways Welding Research Institute (IRWRI) was established in Year 2003. New building of IRWRI has been inaugurated by Shri Manoj Sinha, Minister of State for Railways on 13.04.2016. IRWRI primarily caters the requirement of training in welding technology of DLW & nominated Zonal Railways i.e NER, NFR, ECR, ER, CR. In addition to this, institute also provides training to trainers of other RWTIs and officers of Mechanical & Metallurgy department.
2. Welding Shop
There are separate shed for Welding training having modern welding facilities i.e. SMAW, GMAW, SAW, TIG. In welding workshop, training in metal cutting process by Oxy-Acetylene flame cutting & Plasma Cutting also provided.