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·Industrial Plants and Structures

Condition Monitoring of Inaccessible Piping

C.H.P. Wassink, M.A. Robers, J.A. de Raad, T. Bouma
Röntgen Technische Dienst bv, Rotterdam, The Netherlands


1. Introduction

2. Screening methods

3. Monitoring

4. Guided Waves Piping Inspection

5.Examples of using Guided Waves Piping Inspection


7. Examples using RTD-INCOTEST

8. Conclusions


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  4. Cohn M.J., De Raad J.A., Non intrusive inspection for flow accelerated corrosion detection, July 1997 ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, Orlando, 1997.

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