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\n Which Analysis Method Is Correct for My Materials Sample?<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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The Basics of Phase Analysis, Porosity Analysis, and Particle Distribution In industrial microscopy, there are many ways to quantify the materials in your sample. Today, we will look at three specific methods and discuss their similarities and differences. Phase analysis, porosity, and particle distribution all utilize light and color thresholding techniques to identify materials in […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Labino AB Releases UV Explosion Proof LED Light.<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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World\u2019s first explosion proof handheld UV Inspection Light, MB Hercules Ex, in compliance with ASTM E3022-15, Rolls-Royce RRES 90061 and Airbus AITM6-1001. Labino AB, the global leader in UV testing lights, is proud to be the first company to bring to the market the world\u2019s first explosion proof handheld UV Inspection Light, MB Hercules Ex, […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Aerospace NDT Familiarisation Training<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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The world of NDT can be a very complicated place, even for the most experienced Technicians. So many methods, so many certification schemes, yet so much accountability and responsibility for companies and individuals alike. Specialising in Aerospace NDT, we understand all too well the demands this places on companies, especially Airlines and MRO’s. The EN […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Laser Confocal Microscopes :Precise imaging, Fast, Easy to operate, Longer working distance .<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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Olympus Laser Confocal Microscope offers superb image quality and accurate 3D measurement by non destructive observation method with advanced optical system. Its operation preparation is easy and no pre-process is necessary with your samples. LEXT OLS5000 : With the Olympus LEXT OLS5000 laser scanning confocal microscope, noncontact, nondestructive 3D observations and measurements are easy to […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n 3 Benefits of Our Stress Corrosion Cracking Solution Over Penetrant\/Magnetic Testing<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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Stress corrosion cracking (SCC) in critical equipment can lead to a failure causing serious damage to the environment and a company\u2019s reputation. SCC often occurs around welds, the heat-affected zone (HAZ), and into the base material in pressure vessels, process pipes, and storage tanks. Historically, liquid penetrant testing (PT) and magnetic particle testing (MT) were […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Pipeline Surface Inspection Using Eddy Current Array Technology<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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In-service inspection of pipelines is a challenging yet crucial operation, particularly for pipes buried under ground. After scanning the pipeline from the inside with the proper equipment, sections that present any anomalies are excavated. Once the specific section of the pipeline is accessible, the entire surface of the exposed pipe is sand-blasted until the coating […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Corrosion in Power Plants: Why It\u2019s So Important<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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Corrosion in Power Plants: Why It\u2019s So Important Corrosion in the electric power industry causes the U.S. to lose about $23 billion annually. The revelations come at a time when plants are working to enhance efficiency and shorten the offline maintenance timeline. Corrosion prevention techniques can go a long way to improve the life of […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Robotic Tank Inspection<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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Robotic Tank Inspection is changing the way Above-ground Storage Tanks (AST\u2019s) are inspected.\u00a0 You are no longer required to drain, clean, degas, and take the tank out of service.\u00a0 With robotic tank inspection the API-653 inspections can be performed in just a few days while the AST remains in service. Traditional API-653 inspections require the […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Connect Your Inspections: Embracing the Digital Present What if all your devices could talk to each other? This idea has been around for decades, but technological advances have made this a reality. Now, manufacturers and inspection companies are embracing the digital present and transforming the way they do business. Put simply, the internet of things […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Handheld XRF Analyzers Enhance Mineral Exploration and Grade Control of Nickel Sulphides XRF for Mineral Exploration Olympus portable X-ray fluorescence (pXRF) analyzers provide real-time geochemical data for rapid multi-element characterization of soils, rocks, ores, concentrates, and tailings. Recent advances in portable XRF technology have improved the limits of detection, increased the number of elements measured, […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Inuktun is no stranger to the importance of robots in the real world but due to the confidentiality protocols of some clientele we don\u2019t often hear, or cannot reveal, the results or successes that our IM3\u2122 technology provides. Inuktun has provided robotics modules for companies in the nuclear industry such as Hitachi and Toshiba, most […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Faster, Better NDT: The Advantages of Eddy Current Arrays Multi-coil arrays take eddy current technology many steps further. When I was 19 years old, my first paying job in the nondestructive testing (NDT) industry was inspecting a weld repair on a water intake pipe at the Seabrook Station nuclear power plant in New Hampshire. The […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Maintaining pipeline integrity is crucial in the oil and gas industry, and when pipeline defects are detected, or pipeline failures occur, understanding the cause of these events is of utmost importance. Internal and external corrosion is a key concern in maintaining a pipeline to provide safe and reliable service. One cause of corrosion is microbiologically […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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As a world leader in advanced non-destructive testing solutions, Eddyfi Technologies confirms the acquisition of the guided wave technology and product portfolio from Plant Integrity Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Welding Institute (TWI). Headquartered in Cambridge, UK, TWI and Plant Integrity have developed, manufactured, and commercialized the Teletest\u00ae Focus\u00a0guided wave NDT system for […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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X-ray diffraction (XRD) is a technology used to identify and quantify minerals that have a crystalline structure. Olympus XRD analyzers have some important differences from conventional XRD instruments that result in greater portability and faster results. Check out 5 features that make our XRD instruments innovative and uniquely viable for in-the-field X-ray diffraction analysis. Better […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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MET Labs is pleased to announce that we have decided to join Eurofins Scientific and its network of over 400 laboratories in 42 countries. MET Labs, with its 60 year history as a global service leader for product approvals and regulatory certification of electrical products, will become a key component in Eurofins product testing portfolio. […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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CIVA 2017:Discover the latest release of the reference simulation and analysis softwarefor NDE. The new version of the renowned CIVA simulation software, dedicated to NDT and distributed by EXTENDE, is now available.\u00a0There are many benefits of such a tool, including using simulation to minimize the costs of NDT inspections. It comes with numerous new capabilities […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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The detection of pipeline leaks is a critical function to maintaining optimal operational performance and regulatory compliance. In today\u2019s energy-intensive environment, the use of pipelines is a matter of safely and reliably transporting the world\u2019s most vital resources. Pipelines have proven to be the safest mode to transport oil and gas in part due to […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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About the exhibition 5-7 September 2017, The International Centre, Telford, UK Materials Testing \u2013 the most comprehensive exhibition in the world of testing for quality, non-destructive testing (NDT), materials testing, condition monitoring and diagnostic technology \u2013 returns in 2017 with a new range of features and industry speakers. Materials Testing 2017 will take place from […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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BOSTON \u2013 July 03, 2017 \u2013 GE (NYSE: GE) announced today the completion of the previously announced combination of GE\u2019s oil and gas business with Baker Hughes. Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the first and only company to bring together industry-leading equipment, services and digital solutions across the entire spectrum of oil and […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Unique Features and Benefits of the LIMBOTOFD\u00ae : Low Profile – Only 10mm high allowing easy access to previously inaccessible areas which are currently untestable using conventional TOFD transducers Reduces inspection cost – No need to implement other possibly disruptive inspection methods such as Radiography High signal to noise – Single cycle responsiveness using 15 […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Over the last 30 years ACFM\u00ae technology has played a major role in ensuring safety and integrity of critical infrastructure worldwide. With a proven track record in the energy, transportation and defence sectors, ACFM\u00ae continues to gain positive recognition in the field of advanced NDT as the most accurate solution for surface crack detection. As […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Tube Inspection – Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Metals and their Uses<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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Many people just get puzzled when they are going to decide which technique will be applicable to their Heat Exchangers tubes but before that you should know what is the tubes material’s first to be able to differentiate between the ferrous and non- ferrous as following:\u00a0 Put in the simplest terms, ferrous metals are those […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Inspecting Stainless Steel Pipes for Corrosion without Using X-rays<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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Corrosion Pitting Detection The stainless steel pipes commonly used on offshore platforms are susceptible to corrosion and must be regularly inspected. For decades, radiography was the primary method used to detect corrosion in these pipes, but as regulations governing the use of X-rays continue to tighten, radiographic testing (RT) is no longer permitted in some […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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A\u00a0refinery was experiencing bottom plate underside (soil-side) corrosion of its aboveground storage tanks (ASTs) at an extraordinarily high rate of 1 to 2 mm\/y, which resulted in the failure of four tanks within a two-year period that occurred seven years after the refinery was commissioned. All four tanks had severely damaged bottom plates, which were […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Conducting Steel Plate Surface Texture Topography Analysis with a Laser Scanning Digital Microscope There are many reasons to conduct steel plate surface texture topography analysis within a variety of industrial production environments. In automotive production, metallic or semi-metallic brake pads may need to be examined for friction wear, or the lubricity of steel engine shafts […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n 21 Types of Pipe Corrosion & Failure<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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The corrosion of steel piping and its related components is a continuous and virtually unstoppable process. The end product, which is commonly referred to as rust, is simply the result of an electrochemical reaction through which the higher energy-processed metal is slowly reverted back to its naturally occurring form: metal ore. Even with the proper […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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In this article, we will go over the six key factors to a successful cleaning process and give you some Pros & Cons to consider for each While the basic idea behind water-based cleaning is simple, the details can seem complicated and overwhelming at the start. But this doesn\u2019t need to be the case. Keep […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Cladded metals are increasingly being used across a wide range of industries, including oil and gas production, power generation plants, chemical, and even marine ship manufacturing. Cladded metals are mainly used to increase the cost-effectiveness of metal structures while preserving or increasing safety and durability. What is a cladded metal Two or more metals can […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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1. Bare Steel Beam or Angled Support When a pipe is supported by a bare beam or angle, a crevice is formed where the pipe comes into contact with the support (see diagram). Condensation, rain, wash down or similar conditions where moisture is in contact with the pipe cause moisture to be drawn by gravity […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Delay laws are in essence what phased-array technique is all about. We can electronically scan, steer and focus the energy by adapting the time delay to each element. Let’s focus today (no pun intended) to focalization. Focalization, as its name implies, focuses the energy to a small spot. This improves the lateral resolution, thus the […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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The TSC team are often asked\u00a0questions about ACFM\u00ae technology, it’s performance\u00a0and applications; which due to it’s flexibility in the field can result in\u00a0a\u00a0broad spectrum of answers and discussions! \u00a0However we thought we would put together a brief summary,\u00a0using\u00a0“short” and “long” answers, of\u00a0the most frequently asked questions we receive, below, along with access to some supporting […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Last year during this time UK recorded it’s hottest day of the year, with temperatures as high as 34\u00b0C. So “feeling the heat” seems to be a topic of conversation for most people at the moment. This heatwave will not last forever for sure, however there are certain fields and inspection environments where there is […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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This new acquisition by Eddyfi Technologies further broadens the company\u2019s product portfolio and addressable markets. As a world leader in advanced inspection solutions, Eddyfi Technologies is thrilled to announce the acquisition of\u00a0TSC Inspection Systems. Headquartered in Milton Keynes, UK, TSC has significantly contributed in shaping the landscape of electromagnetic testing technologies over the last 30 […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Case Study TWI has been conducting an exploratory project to examine the effect of dissolved oxygen (DO) on the performance of 13%Cr austenitic stainless steel (ASS) and 25%Cr super duplex stainless steel (SDSS) in saline solutions, to demonstrate comparable corrosion resistance and find the limit of DO that is safe before corrosion occurs. In oil […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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The safe operation, maintenance and reliability of roofs in large tanks, does require special considerations in their design, construction and installation practices. Over the past 60 plus years, thousands of tanks with Fixed Roofs with internal Covers, and Floating Roofs, have been used to store Crude Oil and Middle Distillates. Refiners derived significant advantage through […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Summarized herein are the substantial changes to API 579-1\/ASME FFS-1, Fitness for Service, that were incorporated in the 2016 edition, as reviewed by Becht Fitness for Service experts. API 579-1\/ASME FFS-1 is a Standard jointly published by API and ASME. The purpose of the document is to provide a consensus of methods to quantitatively evaluate […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Scorpion2 dry coupled remote access ultrasonic crawler system brings major inspection efficiency improvements to above ground ferro-magnetic structures such as storage tanks, vessels and offshore installations. The all-in-one solution has been developed with feedback from Silverwing\u2019s extensive Scorpion user base and support from industry leading robotics researchers at Strathclyde University. Performance advantages include faster data […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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INTRODUCTION Acoustic microscopy is microscopy that employs very high or ultra high frequency ultrasound. Acoustic microscopes operate non-destructively and penetrate most solid materials to make visible images\u00a0of internal features, including defects such as cracks, delaminations and\u00a0voids.This blog in intended to give an overview of this trending technique in Advanced NDT. The Acoustic Microscopy method uses […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Non-Linear Ultrasonics The intention of this blog is to introduce Non-Linear approach to ultrasonic NDT(NNDT) , which will be very helpful in highly increasing the sensitivity and detailing of micro defects in materials.At present NNDT is not introduced commercially for industrial application , but this will be the future of ultrasonics. A sound wave\u00a0propagates through […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Small-diameter pipes (in this particular application NPS 1 3) are somewhat of a challenge for pulsed eddy currents (PEC) because these pipes have highly curved surfaces and PEC probe\u00a0footprints\u00a0prove\u00a0somewhat large for such pipes. Nevertheless, smaller insulated pipes can benefit from PEC as much as their larger counterparts. In fact, they are subject to the same […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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BEST INLINE INSPECTION TOOL (ILI) FOR SHORT LENGTH JETTY PIPELINES AND OTHER IN-PLANT PIGGABLE AND UNPIGGABLE PIPELINES : Pigging is a tool capable of providing the highest possible corrosion measurement accuracy for pipelines. With today\u2019s availability of advanced technology such as GPS systems, inclinometers, accelerometers, sensors etc., there is virtually no limit to the amount […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Introduction: Simulation and data processing plays an increasing role for analysing results and providing help to experts. Since more than one decade, the CEA (French Atomic Energy Commission) has been contributing to this evolution by developing the CIVAnde software. The idea is to gather within the same software, processing, imaging and simulation tools in order […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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OCT Inspection Systems for NDT OCT uses infrared light to provide surface profiles and information about subsurface structure and uniformity, delivering higher resolution and faster images than ultrasound inspection. This novel technology requires no contact or coupling medium, yet delivers accurate information in real time for in-situ process feedback and high-throughput quality control on finished […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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NanoScan II: Handheld Magnetic Wheeled Encoded Scanner AUT Solutions is pleased to announce the release of the all new and improved NanoScan II scanner, the NanoScan II. We at AUT Solutions have taken this scanner to a whole new level. Please read the following bullet points about all of the changes made that improve the […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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An Innovative Approach for Pipeline Leak Detection (PLD) Introduction: Leaks in pipelines always imply in material losses and in many cases the incident can turn into a critical event, particularly when the transported fluid is dangerous to life or environment. There are always chances of accident occurrence, even with attention given to its prevention. For […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Geophysical Survey Systems, Inc. have just released the Palm XT Antenna for the StructureScan Mini XT. Palm XT is a small form factor GPR antenna that gives users unprecedented access in tightly spaced areas and enables easy overhead scanning. This 2300 MHz Palm XT antenna offers superior depth penetration and resolution. It features a full […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Application Confirming the nodularity in ductile iron castings by measuring the velocity of ultrasonic sound. Background Safety-critical automotive cast parts manufactured from ductile iron must be ultrasonically tested to confirm that they include the correct nodularity. If a safety-critical casting fails, it can result in damage, injury, and even loss of life. Rounded graphite nodules […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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ISO 20669:2017 specifies the Pulsed Eddy Current (PEC) Testing Technique used to perform thickness measurement on ferromagnetic metallic components with or without the presence of coating, insulation and weather sheeting. ISO 20669:2017 applies to the testing of in-service components made of carbon steel and low-alloy steel in the temperature of \u2212100 degree C to 500 […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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TSC\u2018s ACFM array probe range is a leading inspection equipment solution that can be installed on offshore structures to monitor the growth of surface breaking cracks; and Seatooth is an established subsea wireless communications system that provides reliable communications through seawater and through the splash zone. Combining the technologies together, \u2018Seatooth ACFM\u2019 is a non-intrusive, […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Real Time Radiography (RTR) is a type of non-destructive testing (NDT) that uses radiation such as x-rays or gamma rays to produce digital images of a piece of equipment for later examination. The RTR process begins by emitting radiation at the object to be tested. The rays then pass through the object. On the other […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Internal inspection is required to: Ensure that the bottom is not severely corroded and \/ or leaking. Gather the data necessary for the minimum bottom and shell thickness assessments What should be considered for the frequency of tank Inspection? All the tanks are to be inspected frequently to avoid any sabotage or accidents. However for […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Plastic pipes have many advantages over pipes made from other materials; however, their use in more safety critical applications is limited by the fact that there is currently no validated inspection system available to evaluate the joints. Pipeline leakage does not only cause high repair costs but can also result in disastrous environmental consequences and […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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The inspection method for hard to reach areas, offshore and onshore, indoors and outdoors. By M.Sc.Eng. Rune Yding Brogaard, FORCE Technology An increasing number of companies are now using drone technology for visual inspection, as this is a cost effective and efficient way to carry out inspection at high altitudes, and in areas that are […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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CATAPULTED by winning the Subsea Energy Australia\u2019s New Enterprise Award which gifted it a spot at the CORE Innovation Hub in Perth\u2019s CBD, Nexxis is LOOKING to leverage the new contracting model being pushed by Woodside Petroleum to become more than a shortfall needs provider. Nexxis managing director Jason De Silveira told Energy News that […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n Well Integrity and Corrosion Inspection of Surface & Intermediate Casings and Conductors of offshore wells with the D\/C PEC Inspection Technology.<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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In the past years, the Offshore Industry has faced a new phenomenon of damage on their wells. The surface casing, on which the Xmas tree relies on for support, is collapsing because of corrosion. As the number of incidents is increasing, reactive measures by mobilising local response teams are not appropriate any longer. T\u00dcV Rheinland […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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We were delighted to accept the “Innovator of the Year” Award for our new software application, NDT-WebTM. Thank you to Traci Blido for the nomination and to the Lynchburg Regional Technology Council for selecting us as the recipient. ——————– NDT-WebTM is an industry-first solution to provide non-destructive testing applications with a web interface that permits […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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FULL MATRIX CAPTURE (FMC) TOTAL FOCUSING METHOD (TFM) FMC and TFM stands for Full Matrix Capture and Total Focusing method. These are advanced imaging techniques for Ultrasonic Testing which provide improved quality and resolution over conventional phased array produced imaging. KEY BENEFITS Beautiful Image! Easier to understand what you\u2019re looking at High Resolution Imaging (Both […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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GB Inspection Systems is pleased to announce the release of the revamped improved\u00a0 version of its long established \u201cRWTJ – 1\u201d (Rail Weld Test Jig) used for the inspection of Rail Track using 2 versions of Ultrasonic Probes designed to detect the lack of fusion in alumina-thermic weld joints.\u00a0 This test relates to the Network […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n VisualAIM RBI: Batch Risk Forecasting by Process Unit or Plant optimizes the turnaround planning process.<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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Risk Based Inspection : VisualAIM RBI provides support for: Fixed Equipment, Piping and pressure Relief Valves Component Level Inspection Definitions Previous Inspection Histories tracked and ranked by Effectiveness Inspection Priority Ranking Recommended Inspection Methods, Extents, and Intervals Time Based Inspection Intervals Risk Based Inspection Intervals Matrix and priority rankings are customizable to meet client requirements […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Proceq SA, global leader in innovative non-destructive testing solutions, acquires Zehntner GmbH Testing Instruments, a leading producer of handheld retro-reflectometers crucial for road safety Schwerzenbach\/Switzerland, December 13, 2017 \u2013 Proceq today announced that the company will acquire Zehntner GmbH Testing Instruments, a leading Swiss-based manufacturer of retro-reflectometers, glossmeters and other surface testing products, under undisclosed […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Aerospace Inspection Training Ltd, one of the worlds\u2019 leading providers of Aerospace NDT Training, are very pleased to announce we can now offer courses in Malaysia. For years our customers have been asking when this would happen well 2018 is the year! In collaboration with Malaysia Airlines Berhad utilising their approved training facility, AIT will […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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DOLPHIN G3 AcousticEye\u2019s breakthrough, non-invasive solution for today\u2019s hard-to-inspect tubes up to 4\u201d inner diameter enables ultra-fast, accurate inspection of boilers, Fin Fans and other heat exchangers, regardless of tube shape or material. Featuring patented Acoustic Pulse Reflectometry (APR) technology, Dolphin G3\u2122 is an advanced, yet easy-to-use tool that overcomes the limitations of many conventional […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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  1. On what type of surface material will the probe be used? It\u2019s not enough to know that it\u2019s stainless steel, for example. There are various types of stainless steels and they all have their own very specific electromagnetic properties (e.g., 300-series stainless steel is non-ferromagnetic, 400-series is, and both contain exceptions), which can […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Renewable energy is a rapidly growing market with wind power quickly becoming one of the largest renewable resources in the United States. New wind farms, many with hundreds of turbines, continue to be built. Each wind turbine needs to be carefully inspected and maintained, making fast, reliable inspection solutions a priority. Wind turbine gearbox inspections, […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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As a world leader in advanced inspection systems and niche NDT solutions, Eddyfi Technologies is happy to announce the launch of the universal I-Flex manual pipe scanner. This scanner was developed to make it easier for users to deploy Eddyfi I-Flex probes on tubes and pipes. It is the only low-profile scanner on the market […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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The public’s concern of the environment puts a lot of pressure on oil companies to improve their environmental and health and safety practices. Storage tank inspection used to be a time-consuming process, but companies can now address public\u2019s concerns using 3D scanning technology. To reduce risk of human errors and ensure the reliability of the […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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T\u00dcV Systems Nord has certified ROSEN Groups EMAT Inspection tools, which are used for crack detection in gas lines. Early detection of potential cracks in gas pipelines is an important factor in ensuring their safe operation. Already in 2010, ROSEN had developed the EMAT technology to an operational stage. Two representatives from the T\u00dcV Nord […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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Innerspec Technologies in partnership with WHEMCO has developed a new roll inspection system that permits inspection of rolls of any alloy, forged and cast, with unparalleled performance and capabilities. The Rollmate G4 incorporates a patented hybrid technique with 20 ultrasonic and magnetic sensors to detect roll defects as small as 0.1mm in depth, and perform […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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\n ADVANCE 3D LASER SCANNING for API 570 NDT INSPECTION DRAWINGS.<\/a>\n <\/div>\n
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As laser surveying capture huge amounts of data in such a Limited time, we are able to quickly and accurately model out 3D Plant Models, using systems such as Autodesk Plant 3D, which allows us to model out specific pipework in catalogues such as ASME with piping specs like CS150. Once modelled you have the […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>

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In-Service Tank Inspection \u201cCan\u2019t live with them and can\u2019t live without them\u201d – Above ground storage tanks are a necessary evil within the refining-petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, oil-gas, power, water industries.\u00a0 Aside operational consequences these tanks are also highly regulated by multiple federal and state agencies requiring internal inspection on a fixed interval. There are some unique […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n <\/div>\n<\/div>