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.
Sensor Networks Releases New Catalog
Posted: 2020-3-10STATE COLLEGE, PA - Sensor Networks, Inc. (SNI) released the first edition of their Standard and Custom Ultrasonic transducer Catalog Ver. 1.0. in March of 2019. Less than a year later, they are set to release Version 4.0, featuring standard transducer offerings as well as information on their custom application capabilities.
Jeff Anderson, President and GM of SNI says "As a growing company, our standard product line is continuously expanding month after month. Maintaining and updating our catalog as fre...Read More.
Sensor Networks Showcased as Pennsylvania Innovator
Posted: 2020-3-10State College, PA – Today, Department of Community and Economic Development Deputy Secretary of Technology and Innovation Steve D’Ettorre toured Sensor Networks, Inc. to highlight the innovative work happening right here in Pennsylvania and to discuss Governor Wolf’s innovation budget proposal.
"The commonwealth is emerging as a leader in innovation with exciting developments, and I am excited to see companies like Sensor Networks potentially benefit from Governor Wolf’s proposed innovation plan," said D...Read More.
2019 PQNDT Salary Survey
Posted: 2020-3-10Find out how your compensation stacks up against the rest of the industry. Our 25th annual NDT Salary & Benefits Survey is now online and available for you to complete. Give us 5 minutes and we'll give you valuable information
We're polling professionals in the Nondestructive Testing and Quality Inspection industries across the U.S. to discover the latest compensation, benefits, and employment trends.
Participants will receive an early copy of the results, which will outline the trends...Read More.
NDT Global Acquired by Quebec-based Eddyfi Technologies
Posted: 2020-3-8NDT Global, a leading supplier of ultrasonic inline inspection (ILI) and integrity services announce, on February 5th, 2020, NDT Global was acquired by Eddyfi/NDT. Eddyfi/NDT, the combination of Eddyfi Technologies and NDT Global, is an innovative and private test and measurement (T&M) technology group focused on non-destructive testing (NDT).
Richard Matthews, President and CEO of NDT Global comments, "Joining with Eddyfi Technologies offers tremendous opportunity to leverage our respective knowledge to...Read More.
Flyability to Host Conference in Denver, CO USA
Posted: 2020-3-8Flyability, Swiss creator of the groundbreaking Elios 2 drone for indoor inspections, will be hosting a two-day conference March 18 and 19 in Denver, CO to inaugurate the opening of its first U.S. office.
In an upcoming two-day conference Flyability will host over 100 attendees and a dozen featured speakers, including representatives from various U.S. companies that use its drones for indoor inspections.
The event will take place on March 18 and 19 at the Colorado School of Mines. Attendance is free...Read More.