Tony Tether Joins MISTRAS as Advanced Technical Solutions Consultant
Posted: 2020-3-23MISTRAS Group, Inc. (MG), a leading "one source" global provider of technology-enabled asset protection solutions, announced Dr. Anthony J. "Tony" Tether has joined MISTRAS as its Advanced Technical Solutions Consultant.
The addition of Dr. Tether – the former Director (2001-2009) of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) – helps to further MISTRAS’ footprint in the high-technology sector now and into the future. Dr. Tether will leverage his deep catalog of industry knowledge and network t...Read More.
Black Swift Technologies Unveils New Automated Industrial Inspection Drone
Posted: 2020-3-23Black Swift Technologies (BST), a specialized engineering firm based in Boulder, Colorado, announced the availability of the Black Swift E2 UAS, an American-made, advanced unmanned aerial system (UAS) specifically designed for automated industrial and structural inspections.
Its advanced navigation enables the Black Swift E2 to conduct highly accurate, up-close inspections of infrastructures like wind turbines, even in extreme environmental conditions. Leveraging advances in computer vision and machine l...Read More.
Teledyne e2v to Continue the Manufacture of High Resolution CCDs
Posted: 2020-3-23Teledyne e2v, part of the Teledyne Imaging group, stated today that it will continue its role as a long-term partner in the development, fabrication, and supply of CCD detectors to the high science market – including space exploration, Earth observation, and ground-based scientific endeavours in the fields of microscopy, spectroscopy and astronomy.
As a longstanding supplier to the European Space Agency (ESA), NASA, ESO, and JAXA, e2v understands well the required diligence of delivering science-level vi...Read More.
Sensor Networks is Open for your UT, RVI, and Retrieval Needs
Posted: 2020-3-23Sensor Networks, Inc. (SNI) is OPEN!
SNI’s Headquarters and primary manufacturing facility, located in State College, Pennsylvania, remains open for business and necessary staff are on-site to maintain our manufacturing and sales operations.
Further restrictions for businesses were implemented yesterday within the State of Pennsylvania; however, it has been determined that SNI is an essential business and therefore will remain operational.
At this time, we are not experiencing any significant pro...Read More.
Olympus Industrial Digital Resources Available On-Demand
Posted: 2020-3-23Olympus remains dedicated to providing you the service and products you know and trust. We invite you to utilize our full industrial resource library, containing helpful webinars, tutorials, videos, and more. Access our full resource library here: https://bit.ly/2QGOQ4i.
Olympus offers a comprehensive webinar library available anytime for on-demand viewing. These webinars cover topics ranging from spec...Read More.
ROVOP Announces In-house Inspection Services
Posted: 2020-3-14ROVOP, the global subsea robotics specialist, has announced the addition of full in-house inspection services, which will complement the range of underwater robotics technologies currently offered to its clients.
With a fleet of 51 ROVs including work class, light work class and observation class, ROVOP now has the ability to provide its clients with a complete inspection service, covering the preparation of inspection procedures, project execution offshore, reporting and inspection and asset integrity d...Read More.
Multicopters Workshop 2020: Book Your Place Now!
Posted: 2020-3-12Registration is now open for the Workshop on Multicopters for Inspection, taking place on Wednesday 1 July 2020 at the Park Inn by Radisson Hotel and Conference Centre, London Heathrow, UK. This event is organised by the British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT) and will run alongside the Seventeenth International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Asset Management (CM 2020) taking place from Tuesday 30 June to Thursday 2 July 2020.
This event follows on from the successful 2018 workshop a...Read More.
Echo Ultrasonics Improves Performance of EchoTherm Extreme
Posted: 2020-3-11A great couplant just got even better. EchoTherm ExtremeTM, the only no-residue, high-temperature ultrasonic couplant for use above 805°F (429°C), has been reformulated to increase transmission performance up to 1250°F (675°C).
EchoTherm Extreme facilitates high temperature inspections that were previously impossible.
Look for the lavender top on the EchoTherm Extreme tube as your assurance of the best performing high temperature UT couplant in the world.
Free samples available. Email marian@ec...Read More.
Olympus Supports FMC/TFM Training with OmniScan™ X3 Flaw Detectors
Posted: 2020-3-11WALTHAM, Mass., (March 10, 2020) Olympus, a leading manufacturer of nondestructive testing (NDT) inspection equipment, is delivering new OmniScan X3 phased array flaw detectors with FMC/TFM to the University of Ultrasonics to support their advanced training courses.
The University of Ultrasonics is an industry leader in training inspectors who want to earn their certification in FMC/TFM to meet the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) requirements. Their advanced ultrasonic training, consultin...Read More.
Detecting Rounded Shape Internal Defects in Pipes Using a Rotating Tube Inspection System
Posted: 2020-3-10Seamless Pipe Manufacturing and Tube Forming
A typical flaw in a seamless tube is the rounded shape internal defect, also called a round-bottom groove (RBG). These defects can originate during the seamless pipe manufacturing process or after tube forming. Inspectors need to identify and assess these marks on pipes used in the oil and gas industry.
Rounded shape internal defects are similar to wall thickness reduction, but they behave differently with ultrasonic testing (UT). As a result, these defects...Read More.