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Seattle Sees Opening of New NDT Player
By: C Cuciureanu
Source: Alban NDE
We are pleased to announce a new player in the NDT supply market, Alban NDE LLC.

Alban NDE will now head up new and existing customer sales for ETher NDE and Baugh & Weedon products in the USA, Canada and Mexico. Alban NDE will also be working with the existing American, Canadian, and Mexican distribution partners of these two UK based NDT equipment manufacturers.

The focus at Alban NDE is to coordinate and deliver responsive customer service, smooth product support/delivery along with being geographically in-situ, and time zone friendly.

Alban NDE will directly supply, and through their established representatives, the product ranges of both ETher NDE Ltd. and Baugh & Weedon Ltd. ETher NDE are a best in class manufacturer of Eddy Current NDT Flaw Detectors, Probes & Accessories with a long-established reputation for equipment reliability based on years of unparallel industry experience in the Commercial/Military Aerospace, Off Shore Platform, Automated Wheel Inspection and Rail inspection. ETher NDE Ltd. also offer a wealth of customized and special probe designs for unique applications that call for electromagnetic testing.

Baugh & Weedon Ltd, established over 50 years ago, are manufacturers of robust manufacturing industry leading MPI Bench and LPI Penetrant Lines, building both standard and customized solutions. Alban NDE will also be the key North American contact for Baugh & Weedon’s expanded product range and supplies to include the MFL TruFlux Tank Floor Scanner and Crawler, the Maxwell Pulsed Eddy Current test system, the BondCheck a "Dedicated" multi-mode bond tester, the Pragma UT Product Line, UV Inspection Lamps, MPI Meters, and accessories.

With over 35 years experience in the NDT industry, CEO Flynn Spears states, "Alban NDE is a culmination resulting from my many years in the NDT industry. I am excited by this opportunity to directly serve and be a continuing part of this professional community of NDT practitioners, educators, researchers, and manufacturers. As the North American representative and partner for the ETherNDE and Baugh & Weedon brand, our aim is to promote and provide our solutions for your applications and inspection challenges. Joining me is Barb Hansen who as the Alban NDE Office Manager will be running the day to day operations and supporting our key representatives, agents, and new customers throughout North America. Barb has extensive experience in Customer Care, Office Accounting, and Management. We both welcome this opportunity to be a part of the ETher and Baugh & Weedon family of NDT Professionals."

As CEO of both Ether NDE and Baugh & Weedon Ltd Mike Reilly is extremely positive about this development in these challenging times; "The establishment of Alban NDE in the USA, is one of our key growth initiatives and we believe this new top tier distribution channel will better serve our market not only in the USA, but also in Mexico and Canada. Investing to improve the experience of our customers and our existing distribution partners is key and they will now benefit from regionally based expertise, technical support and inventory; which will only improve our overall responsiveness to our clients and aid faster turnarounds in delivery and service. We are excited to be able to invest in and grow alongside Alban NDE."

For any other information or enquiries please email us at info@albannde.com


October, 21st 2020