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Amedeo Marino
Amedeo Marino
04:08 Nov-27-2000
inspection of Pipelines on rack

We have been asked to perform UT inspection of pipelines held by a rack at some meters of height.
Does anyone know which method can be employed and if there is a company performing this kind of inspection ?

Thanks.

Amedeo.


 
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Joseph Pascente
Engineering
Lixi, Inc., USA, Joined Nov 1998, 39

Joseph Pascente

Engineering
Lixi, Inc.,
USA,
Joined Nov 1998
39
05:06 Nov-27-2000
Inspection of Pipelines on rack
The Profiler is being used in Australia to measure the total pipe wall thickness and support beam thickness.


 
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Joseph Pascente
Engineering
Lixi, Inc., USA, Joined Nov 1998, 39

Joseph Pascente

Engineering
Lixi, Inc.,
USA,
Joined Nov 1998
39
05:07 Nov-27-2000
Inspection of Pipelines on rack
The Lixi Profiler is being used in Australia to measure the total pipe wall thickness and support beam thickness.


 
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Joseph Pascente
Engineering
Lixi, Inc., USA, Joined Nov 1998, 39

Joseph Pascente

Engineering
Lixi, Inc.,
USA,
Joined Nov 1998
39
05:07 Nov-27-2000
Inspection of Pipelines on rack
The Lixi Profiler is being used in Australia to measure the total pipe wall thickness and support beam thickness.


 
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John O'Brien
Consultant, -
Chevron ETC , USA, Joined Jan 2000, 280

John O'Brien

Consultant, -
Chevron ETC ,
USA,
Joined Jan 2000
280
04:36 Nov-28-2000
Re: inspection of Pipelines on rack
One of the ways to do screening is to use Guided Wave Ultrasonics. If the pipe is uninsulated you can screen considerable distances from one access point onto the pipe.

We can assist you with this.

Please feel free to contact me for more details

John O'Brien
obirc@aol.com



 
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Doug Breeze
Director, Consultant; R&D
Inspection Software Limited, United Kingdom, Joined May 2000, 20

Doug Breeze

Director, Consultant; R&D
Inspection Software Limited,
United Kingdom,
Joined May 2000
20
06:40 Nov-28-2000
Re: inspection of Pipelines on rack
More details of the task needed, really. But for UT of the welds, local corrosion and HIC mapping you could use an automated UT system.

Some P-scan UT info available at ...
http://www.inspection.co.uk/p-scan
http://www.p-scan.com



 
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mohammad mosa shabanian
mohammad mosa shabanian
01:21 Dec-02-2000
Re: inspection of Pipelines on rack
: More details of the task needed, really. But for UT of the welds, local corrosion and HIC mapping you could use an automated UT system.

: Some P-scan UT info available at ...
: http://www.inspection.co.uk/p-scan
: http://www.p-scan.com




 
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