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Randall Harpold
Randall Harpold
08:34 Apr-13-2019
Riser Inspection System,

I design, manufacture, and sell Automated Riser Inspection systems. I use a 2 channel ultrasonic unit (OEM) that is built into the system. Currently, I see only two ways to get the annual ultrasonic unit calibration (EN 12668-1:2010) completed. 1. Remove the ultrasonic unit from the system and ship to the manufacturer. 2. Ship the entire system to the ultrasonic unit manufacture. Most of my customers are international and do not want to use 1, or 2 to get the EN 12668-1:2010 completed.

Is there any other way to get this done for my customers? For example; can my company get out test equipment and standards certified to NIST and we perform the certification in accordance with EN 12668-1:2010 and issue the Certificate of Compliance. If the UT unit is found to be not in compliance then the UT unit (only) needs to go back to the manufacturer for repair.

Sudheer Jai Krishnan
Olympus, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Joined Sep 2018, 12

Sudheer Jai Krishnan

United Arab Emirates (UAE),
Joined Sep 2018
10:03 Apr-13-2019
Re: Riser Inspection System,
In Reply to Randall Harpold at 08:34 Apr-13-2019 (Opening).

Hi Randall

Good day. May I know the model of the Ultrasonic Flaw Detector ?

Randall Harpold
Randall Harpold
02:46 Apr-15-2019
Re: Riser Inspection System,
In Reply to Sudheer Jai Krishnan at 10:03 Apr-13-2019 .

Hello, Sudheer,

I use a MicroPulse unit from Peak NDT.



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