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Michel Couture
NDT Inspector,
consultant, Canada, Joined Sep 2006, 831

Michel Couture

NDT Inspector,
consultant,
Canada,
Joined Sep 2006
831
07:37 Jun-15-2008
NDT Rope Access Inspector

Can someone enlighten me? I've been in the industry for about 20 years and yet don't know what is a NDT Rope Access Inspector.

Cheerios,
Michel


    
 
 
alex g
alex g
05:21 Jun-16-2008
Re: NDT Rope Access Inspector
Michel, just a little enlightenment to you.
NDT Rope access inspectors are the NDT technicians who are not using any scaffoldings or any type of platforms in doing NDT works especially in ultrasonic testing. They are trained to use Rope in accessing difficult places like towers, piperacks, smokestacks, offshore structures and even the high rise buildings. It is similar to people who are doing rock climbings. In short, they are the cliffhangers with NDT qualifications.

cheers,
alex


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: Can someone enlighten me? I've been in the industry for about 20 years and yet don't know what is a NDT Rope Access Inspector.
: Cheerios,
: Michel
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Michel Couture
NDT Inspector,
consultant, Canada, Joined Sep 2006, 831

Michel Couture

NDT Inspector,
consultant,
Canada,
Joined Sep 2006
831
08:25 Jun-16-2008
Re: NDT Rope Access Inspector
So, it's similar to the accoutrement I had during my army life!!! Do you need special training for this? Thanks for the enlightment,
Michel

----------- Start Original Message -----------
: Michel, just a little enlightenment to you.
: NDT Rope access inspectors are the NDT technicians who are not using any scaffoldings or any type of platforms in doing NDT works especially in ultrasonic testing. They are trained to use Rope in accessing difficult places like towers, piperacks, smokestacks, offshore structures and even the high rise buildings. It is similar to people who are doing rock climbings. In short, they are the cliffhangers with NDT qualifications.
: cheers,
: alex
:
: : Can someone enlighten me? I've been in the industry for about 20 years and yet don't know what is a NDT Rope Access Inspector.
: : Cheerios,
: : Michel
------------ End Original Message ------------




    
 
 
Joe Buckley
Consultant, ASNT L-III, Honorary Secretary of BINDT
Level X NDT, BINDT, United Kingdom, Joined Oct 1999, 519

Joe Buckley

Consultant, ASNT L-III, Honorary Secretary of BINDT
Level X NDT, BINDT,
United Kingdom,
Joined Oct 1999
519
09:33 Jun-16-2008
Re: NDT Rope Access Inspector
Check out

http://www.irata.org/training_courses.htm

Joe


----------- Start Original Message -----------
: So, it's similar to the accoutrement I had during my army life!!! Do you need special training for this? Thanks for the enlightment,
: Michel
: : Michel, just a little enlightenment to you.
: : NDT Rope access inspectors are the NDT technicians who are not using any scaffoldings or any type of platforms in doing NDT works especially in ultrasonic testing. They are trained to use Rope in accessing difficult places like towers, piperacks, smokestacks, offshore structures and even the high rise buildings. It is similar to people who are doing rock climbings. In short, they are the cliffhangers with NDT qualifications.
: : cheers,
: : alex
: :
: : : Can someone enlighten me? I've been in the industry for about 20 years and yet don't know what is a NDT Rope Access Inspector.
: : : Cheerios,
: : : Michel
------------ End Original Message ------------




    
 
 
Wolfgang
NDT Inspector, - Rotorblade Engineering
HMS Sachverständigenbüro Dr. Holstein, Germany, Joined May 2003, 2

Wolfgang

NDT Inspector, - Rotorblade Engineering
HMS Sachverständigenbüro Dr. Holstein,
Germany,
Joined May 2003
2
00:35 Jun-16-2008
Re: NDT Rope Access Inspector
----------- Start Original Message -----------
: Can someone enlighten me? I've been in the industry for about 20 years and yet don't know what is a NDT Rope Access Inspector.
: Cheerios,
: Michel
------------ End Original Message ------------

.. and do not forget the wind turbine blade inspectors using tap testing for NDT method and make defect selective imaging. It is a fast growing sector of challenging alpine type rope climbing inspections - but also problematic: sometimes brave guys climb like monkeys but do they know how to validate what they see?
Regards, Wolfgang




    
 
 
Michel Couture
NDT Inspector,
consultant, Canada, Joined Sep 2006, 831

Michel Couture

NDT Inspector,
consultant,
Canada,
Joined Sep 2006
831
01:14 Jun-19-2008
Re: NDT Rope Access Inspector
Thank you gentlemen for you input, I'll check out the reference given.

Cheerios,

Michel
----------- Start Original Message -----------
: Can someone enlighten me? I've been in the industry for about 20 years and yet don't know what is a NDT Rope Access Inspector.
: Cheerios,
: Michel
------------ End Original Message ------------




    
 
 

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