Industrial Inspections News

  • New mini robot sub unveiled at the NOC

    The first robotic microsub capable of being deployed from a robotic surface vehicle was unveiled at the Marine Autonomous and Technology Annual Showcase this November, at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC). This innovative new design, led by Planet Ocean & co-developed by NOC, ASV ltd & The University of Southampton, is around three times smaller than current autonomous underwater ...

  • Nordson DAGE Announces European X-ray Distributor of the Year 2016

    Nordson DAGE is delighted to announce that their Italian distributor, Cabiotec has been awarded the X-ray Distributor of the Year Trophy for 2016.  The award was presented by Richard Frisk, Nordson’s European Sales Manager for Inspection Products. Richard Frisk commented “Cabiotec continue to excel in their representation of Nordson Test and Inspection products in the Italian and ...


    By Nordson EFD

  • Zetec at NDT in Canada Conference

    If you are planning to attend the NDT in Canada Conference November 15-17 in Burlington Ontario, visit with Zetec at the show. Zetec activities at the conference include– Exhibition: Visit Zetec booth 311 to see some of our latest inspection innovations using both phased array ultrasonic and eddy current technologies. We’ll be showcasing our TOPAZ32 fully integrated PA UT ...


    By Zetec, Inc

  • IECA Mountain States Chapter Annual Conference Denver, CO

    Are you involved in stormwater management, sediment and erosion control, reclamation, restoration, design, engineering, water quality, regulations, and inspections? If so than you should join Nilex at this year's IECA Mountain States Chapter Annual Conference on November 10th featuring Barry Fagan presenting on Green, Gray or Purple, It’s all Infrastructure; Thomas Parker presenting on ...


    By Nilex

  • Oceaneering expands its geographic operations for AUVs into West Africa

    Oceaneering International, Inc. announced that it is expanding its presence for Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) survey services to the West African region. Oceaneering currently serves the U.S Gulf of Mexico with a fleet of state-of-the-art commercial AUVs, designed for high resolution and efficient survey operations in water depths reaching 4,500 meters. The Company is mobilizing one of its ...

  • One-Stop Blog is the Ultimate Data Resource

    For food and pharma manufacturers, Mettler Toledo's new Product Inspection Blog provides an indispensable single source of information on industry innovations, the latest regulations, best practice recommendations and much more. For any food or pharmaceutical manufacturer, Product Inspection information is an invaluable asset – all the more so when it’s easily accessible, totally ...


    By Mettler - Toledo Int. Inc

  • Funding time is running out. We can help make the most of your spending.

    The Clean Water and Wastewater Fund (CWWF) is a federal program designed to support the rehabilitation and modernization of drinking water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure. Through the CWWF, $569.5 million is being provided through federal infrastructure funding. The Province of Ontario is cost-matching contributions up to a maximum of 25% of ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Major investment in ATEX crawlers and push-rods

    Responding to increased market demand for equipment that is certified for use in potentially explosive environments (ATEX), Ashtead Technology has become one of the first rental companies to heavily invest in the latest ATEX certified remote control crawlers and push-rod cameras. “We have received a large number of requests for these specialised systems in recent months from a wide range of ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • Nordson DAGE to Show the Ultimate Flexible X-ray System – the Quadra 5

    Nordson DAGE, a division of Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN), will exhibit in Booth #606 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place September 27-28, 2016 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The leader in X-ray inspection for electronics, Nordson DAGE will showcase the Quadra 5 – the ultimate flexible X-ray inspection solution designed specifically for the ...


    By Nordson EFD

  • Fraunhofer Tests a New Underwater Energy Storage Concept

    The Fraunhofer Institute is planning to test a new storage concept in a German lake before the end of this year. The storage idea, which involves placing hollow concrete globes on sea or lake beds, resembles an underwater balloon technology already developed by ...


    By Greentech Media

  • Repeat Mechanical Hazards Penalize Severe Violator

    Repeat Mechanical Hazards were cited among 11 other safety violations at Pyongsan America Inc. following a recent inspection in Auburn, Alabama by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration. These safety violations involved a lack of safety training for employees and a lack of proper machine implements for the prevention of machine ...


    By OSHA Pros USA

  • DC Water, WEF launch National Green Infrastructure Certification Program website

    In July, DC Water and the Water Environment Federation (WEF) launched a website for the National Green Infrastructure Certification Program (NGICP). This program, which is in development, is a national certification for green infrastructure (GI) construction, inspection, and maintenance workers. The website, www.ngicp.org, is the best resource for the latest program ...

  • New technology for industrial remote visual inspections

    Ashtead Technology is delighted to announce the addition of the latest Olympus technology to its rental fleet of industrial videoprobes. “The new IPLEX NX offers dramatic improvements to existing imaging technology and can help locate defects that were previously invisible” says Branch Manager Alan Hasson. “With a host of new features, this instrument improves the accuracy of ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • The 2017 CIPE will be held on Mar.20-22, 2017 in Beijing, China

    Name: The 17th China International Exhibition on Equipment of Pipeline and Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation. Time: Mar. 20-22, 2017. City: Beijing, China. Address: China international exhibition center. Introduction of the exhibition: ...


    By Derbo Steel Pipe Co., Ltd.

  • New Inspection Zoom Camera Hits the Market

    A new state of the art telescopic inspection pole camera with zoom from Medit Inc. is now on the market.  The INSPEKTOR Zoom camera is a big leap forward from most of the competition, both in terms of functionality and available options. The pole length is from 4.1 ft. or 1.24 meters in the collapsed state to 10.9 ft. or 3.3 ...


    By Medit Inc.

  • Tri Tool builds performance with special engineering project

    Tri Tool was contracted to perform video inspection and laser weld profile measurement as a mission critical part of welding quality control for petroleum transmission pipelines. This required a stroke length beyond the scope of standard non-rotating cylinders. The weld inspection was to be performed under demanding conditions on highly specialized corrosion resistant alloy lined pipe, a process ...


    By Tri Tool Inc.

  • New Pipe Inspection Robot GECKO 9050 Has Been Launched

    The new impressive German-made Pipe Inspection Robot GECKO 9050 is now on the market. This motorized crawler features Kevlar reinforced water- and acid-proof 120 meter long cables with customized lengths up to 150 meters available upon request. The self-levelling, pan-and-tilt camera head is 78mm (3’’) in diameter. ...


    By Medit Inc.

  • X-ray Innovation and User-friendly Software Boosts Detection Sensitivity

    New detector technology and enhanced software algorithms from METTLER TOLEDO offer improved levels of detection and the ability to inspect at higher line speeds. In a world of rapidly-changing technologies, markets and consumer preferences, innovation is vital to the long-term survival of any company, irrespective of its location, size or industry. As a leading ...


    By Mettler - Toledo Int. Inc

  • Making History Again: Louisville Water Deploys Purerobotics for PCCP Condition Assessment and GIS Mapping

    To many history buffs, “the prettiest ornamental water tower and pumping station” in the U.S. belongs to Louisville Water Company (Louisville Water). In 1860, the water company, which today provides water to more than 850,000 people in Louisville, Kentucky and surrounding communities, built its first water tower and ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Print and Verify Labels On The Production Line With New Label Serialization Stations

    Label Serialization Stations from Mettler-Toledo PCE can be fully integrated into the production line for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry to print track-and-trace labels for their products at a rate of up to 500 per minute. The latest addition to the Mettler-Toledo PCE portfolio is the newly developed Label Serialization Station (LSS), which prints and verifies ...


    By Mettler - Toledo Int. Inc

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