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Martin Bergstrom
Martin Bergstrom
05:18 Dec-04-2003
Digital x-ray in shipbuilding

I am doing some reseaerch on the use of digital x-ray, both digitised and direct digital.

Can anyone give me some case studies where digital xray have been used in shipbuilding?

Especially in submarine construction

Much obliged

Martin


 
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steve hornby
NDT Inspector, NDT Manager
BAE SYSTEMS, SUBMARINES, United Kingdom, Joined Nov 2003, 4

steve hornby

NDT Inspector, NDT Manager
BAE SYSTEMS, SUBMARINES,
United Kingdom,
Joined Nov 2003
4
00:31 Dec-07-2003
Re: Digital x-ray in shipbuilding
----------- Start Original Message -----------
: I am doing some reseaerch on the use of digital x-ray, both digitised and direct digital.
: Can anyone give me some case studies where digital xray have been used in shipbuilding?
: Especially in submarine construction
: Much obliged
: Martin
------------ End Original Message ------------

Martin,
I am the NDE Manager at BAE SYSTEMS, Submarines, Barrow-in-Furness. I am currently undertaking R&D work on Dig Rad, using the Agfa Rad View System. My primary objective is hopefully to qualify its use on pipework, particulary "onboard".If you have any ideas or need some info re my work please feel free to contact me. either through this forum or you can get me at work tel. 01229 87 5979 or me mail steve.hornby@baesystems.com

Regards,
Steve hornby



 
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