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Radiographic Testing - A comparison of Standards for Classical and Digital Industrial Radiology

Uwe Ewert, Uwe Zscherpel, BAM-Berlin, Germany

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Introduction



Radiography
Radioscopy
Computed Radiography Computed Tomography


ASTM CEN ASTM CEN ASTM CEN ASTM
Vocabulary
E 1316 EN1330- 3/ISO5576 E1316 EN1330- 3/ISO5576 E1441- Gloss.

Equipment, Source
E1165 EN12543, EN12544, EN12579
EN13068-1,2 Draft Draft
Equipment, Detector
E1815 EN584/ISO11699, EN25580 E 1000 prEN13068-3


Equipment, system


E1411


E1672, E1695
IQI's and ist application
E2002, E142, E592, E747, E1025, E1936-Digitization EN462 E1647, E1817



General Rules
E94, E1742 EN444/ISO5579, Draft-Digitization E1000
Draft Draft E1441, E1570, E1931
Sectors (Inspection)








Welding E1032 EN1435 E1416




Welding, ref. Radiographs E390






Casting E1030 prEN 12681 E1734


E1814

Casting, ref. Radiographs E155






Steel tubes
prEN10246-10





Electronics






Sectors (Evaluation)

[EN 25817/ISO5817]- Quality levels, EN12062-General rules




Welding
EN12517





Casting







Electronics E431





Table 1: Comparison of most important industrial radiological standards in Europe and USA

Basic Differences between European and North American Radiography

New Standards on Digital Industrial Radiology (DIR)

Radioscopy (RS)

Computed Radiography (CR)

Computed Tomography (CT)

Film Digitisation (FD)

References:

  1. U. Ewert, H. Heidt, Current Status of European Radiological Standards for NDT, ASNT spring conference and IIW micro symposium, Orlando, 03/22-03/27, 1999, proceedings p. 171-173.
  2. U. Zscherpel, Internet page: Standardization of fundamental parameters of radiography digitizers at http://trappist.kb.bam.de/CEN-NFD/cenahg3.html.
  3. U. Ewert, Internet page: Standardization of Computed Radiography - IP in Radiology at http://trappist.kb.bam.de/UA-CR/welcome.html.

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