19:08 Oct-30-2009 Re: Advice on getting into Ultrasonic " pigging " of pipeline'sIn Reply to Liam Fitzgerald at 10:07 Oct-28-2009 (Opening).
your request may not be clear. The development of ILI ultrasonic tools is pretty specific and managed internally be specialized vendors Rosen, NDE Systems. Applus RTD, AGR, A Hak, etc. If you want a move into that area you need to be contacting them about employment opportunities. I don't think many are based in the UK.
TecScan’s non-destructive testing Ultrasonic Immersion Tanks &
scanners are designed for high pe
rformance and demanding NDT testing
applications. Our Scan3D™ line of High Precision Immersion Tanks are
specifically designed for automated ultrasonic testing of complex
composites parts used in aerospace and industrial applications.
The Basque Research centre IK4-IDEKO has developed a state-of-the-art ultrasonic inspection system f
or the train wheel. This system secures a sound condition of train wheels and is thus a significant contribution to rail transport safety. The device was delivered to CAF recently and its use allows the manufacturer to become an approved supplier of rolling stock in Italy, as it meets the demanding homologation standards of this country. \\\\r\\\\n
Zhong Yi brand pipeline crawler is magnetic/micro-video controlled
crawler with DC X ray unit inst
alled for checking welding of pipeline.
Move steadily inside the pipeline 6''-60''diameter with speed of up to
18m/min, Max. moving diatance 5 kilometers and provide the efficient
inspection of the pipeline.