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Inspection and Non-Destructive Examination (NDE) Technologies

We provide customized corrosion, pressure and experimental testing, as well as specifying, managing and witnessing standard mechanical tests and offering result interpretation from a range of UKAS-accredited laboratories.

Services include: 

  • Positive material identification (including live pipelines and plant equipment)
  • Cathodic protection monitoring (land-based or near store)
  • Protective coating inspection
  • Full-scale testing of low-pressure steel/polyethylene pipelines/joints/assemblies
  • Hydrostatic and pneumatic pressure testing up to 1,200 bar (in house andon-site)
  • Micro and macro photography capabilities
  • Condition assessment
  • Corrosion testing of coatings/materials (high temperature and pressure)
  • Metallurgical examination
  • Material and environmental studies
  • Bespoken test rig design and operation for a range of experimentalapplications
  • Laser scanning and 3D modelling as part of as-building of ageing plants

We delivered a number of AIM related training courses and workshops to clients in many regions of the world and for the benefit of regulators, operators and the public. We have also completed a number AIM related field services including FFS, LE and external corrosion direct assessment for over 2,500 km of pipelines in many regions of the world. 

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