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  • European Refinery Tank Inspection

    Progressive are known for responding to urgent requests from clients and the call received on Thursday of last week was no different. The call came from a major German refinery and went something like this once the introductions were completed... What’s the issue? We suspect that the internal aluminium floating roof of one of our light oil product tanks is damaged ...

  • HYDRO DAM INSPECTION - Hydro International

    The inspection and maintenance of vital resource facilities is an integral part of any regions health and stability management program. Providing consistent output while driving down inspection and maintenance costs is a key activity for those involved in the provision of such services, and requires the monitoring and assessment of relevant new technologies and techniques. The use of divers ...


    By AC-CESS Co Uk Ltd

  • 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

  • UNTHA UK passes ISO inspection with flying colours

    Waste shredding specialist UNTHA UK has once again demonstrated its unswerving commitment to quality, environmental and health and safety management, by passing its ISO recertification audit with flying colours. In March 2014 it was announced that the North Yorkshire team of waste and recycling experts had scooped a hat-trick of highly ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • CMS Close to Beginning Hospital Infection Control Inspections

    According to recent reports, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) are currently finalizing their hospital control survey. Once complete, the CMS is expected to conduct hospital infection control inspections in the near future. Some in the industry see these actions as a likely prelude to forthcoming regulations meant to prevent healthcare-associated infections (HAIs).   ...


    By Ultraviolet Devices, Inc.

  • ASTM E329 - 11c Standard Specification for Agencies Engaged in Construction Inspection, Testing, or Special Inspection

    This specification defines the minimum requirements for inspection agency personnel or testing agency laboratory personnel, or both, and the minimum technical requirements for equipment and procedures utilized in the testing and inspection of construction and materials used in construction. Criteria provided herein shall be used for evaluating ...


    By ASTM International

  • Nuclear engineers avoid contact

    A test rig built at Centa Transmissions in Shipley is allowing the company to guarantee that the precision gearboxes it supplies to nuclear industry will never fail prematurely. Despite its critical role, the rig is essentially quite simple, in that a motor drives the test unit against a load created by one of Centa’s own industrial disc brakes. The test runs initially for three hours at the full ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • New K&S Inspection Process for Identification Of Technical Problems at Thin Film PV Systems

    Thin-film PV modules differ technically from crystalline silicon modules. Such modules are for a different spectral sensitivities, ie they can handle light of different wavelengths differently well, on the other hand they have different stability properties. During the construction or during plant operation with thin-film PV modules are technical particularities of the installation, system ...

  • HVAC Inspections Reduce Costs, Improve IAQ and Extend Service Life

    Core, one of the most recognized providers of commercial indoor air quality (IAQ) services, provides HVAC inspections and complete refurbishment services. With record heat and humidity in many parts of the country HVAC systems in all types of buildings are working overtime.  The proper functioning of HVAC systems is vital for occupant comfort, energy efficiency and healthy indoor air ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Household water well inspections important to water quality, health

    National Groundwater Awareness Week, March 10-16, 2013, is a good time to schedule a water well system inspection to assure proper well operation, prolong the well system’s life, and monitor groundwater quality, the National Ground Water Association and its 48 affiliated state organizations said today. “Water wells are expertly engineered systems that, like a car, ...

  • Military support urgent flood defence inspections in South West

    The Environment Agency was today joined by military personnel as it starts the inspection of flood defences across the South West. The Agency will be inspecting more than 30,000 flood defence assets across the region. This will include defences around the whole south west coast from Bristol to Bournemouth and along the many thousand miles of main-river within the region. Flood defences across the ...

  • First Trial of Non-Entry Inspection Chambers in Adoptable Sewers

    A joint partnership between Wavin Plastics, Yorkshire Water and Miller Homes has resulted in the first UK trial of non-entry inspection chambers in adoptable sewers on a new development in the Leeds area. The site, Allerton Bywater Millennium Village, which is one of seven English Partnership Millennium Communities, has been designed according to Planning Policy Guidance 3 (PPG3) principles. ...


  • Deaths due to Legionnaires’ Disease Results in Widespread Order to Inspect Cooling Towers

    The outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in New York continues to grow.  So far, 10 people have died from the condition and over 100 have reportedly been infected.  New York health officials have called in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to assist with their investigation of the outbreak. Five cooling towers have already tested positive for the bacteria that ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • 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.

  • Introducing the SEAMOR Engineering Philosophy at Aquatic Solutions Conference

    SEAMOR Marine‘s Lead Engineer, Dr. Chris Parker, was invited to speak at the Aquatic Solutions Conference, in New Orleans, USA on May 3, 2016. Chris’ talk  focused on SEAMOR’s design philosophy: “Inspection Class ROVs: The pickup trucks of the subsea industry”.  ...


    By Seamor Marine Ltd

  • SGS acquires Roplex Engineering Ltd., UK

    SGS is pleased to announce the acquisition of Roplex Engineering Ltd. Roplex specializes in engineering support and test services for vapor recovery systems. It operates mainly in oil distribution terminals across the UK, supporting Vapor Recovery Units (VRU) which are designed to reduce the vapour emissions from fuels. Founded in 1990 and privately owned, Roplex employs 8 engineers and ...


    By SGS

  • GE Breaks Ground on World-Class Inspection Technologies Customer Applications Center and Training Academy at Lewistown, Pa. Facility

    Positioning itself to meet the growing demand for industrial and infrastructure inspection technology solutions worldwide, GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it is investing more than $10 million to expand its ...


    By General Electric

  • New LED Illumination Option Enhances Performance of QuickView™ Zoom Pipe Inspection Camera.

    Available as an option on new systems or as an upgrade to existing ones, the new LED illumination option for QuickView® enhances short- to mid-range zoom inspection of storm and sewer pipes. It offers better diffusion for viewing near targets, as well as other benefits commonly associated with LED lighting: extended life (up to 10,000 hours), instant start-up, variable intensity, exceptional ...


    By Envirosight LLC

  • ASTM E2713 - 11 standard guide to forensic engineering

    This guide is intended as a foundation for other E58 Committee standards that are focused on specific technical disciplines, for example Guide E2493. The emphasis of this guide is on the practice of forensic engineering in the United States, though elements of practice in other countries may be similar. Commercial use of the terms ...


    By ASTM International

  • First Uk Trial Of Non-Entry Inspection Chambers In Adoptable Sewers Demonstrated On Dvd

    Following the successful trial of non-entry inspection chambers in adoptable sewers on a new housing development, Wavin Plastics has produced a DVD to showcase their successful project and encourage other water companies and house builders to adopt this new and innovative approach to drainage. The video shows how this pioneering new product has benefited a brand new community in Leeds, following ...


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