NDT.net - October 2002, Vol. 7 No.10

Cost benefit applications using the Alternating Current Field Measurement inspection technique.

A Raine
TSC INSPECTION SYSTEMS
6 Mill Square, Featherstone Road, Wolverton Mill,
Milton Keynes, MK12 5 RB, ENGLAND
Corresponding Author Contact:
Email: alan@tscn.freeserve.co.uk, Internet: www.tscinspectionsystems.com
Paper presented at the 8th ECNDT, Barcelona, June 2002

Abstract

The Alternating Current Field Measurement technique

Subsea inspection

Topside offshore inspection

General petrochemical applications

Comments

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