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Vince Carucci
Vince Carucci
06:38 May-21-1999
API 653 and Storage Tabnk Inspection

API 653 provides the owner-user a fair amount of latitude re: the extent of inspection that is done on aboveground atmospheric storage tanks. I'm curious how folks have used their local experience to come up with the extent of inspection that is actually done on particular tank shells and bottoms, and how they prioritize which tanks are inspected and when. Any info. that could be shared would be appreciated. Thanks.


 
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Alex Romanow
NDT Inspector
Never been institutionalized., Canada, Joined Oct 1999, 1

Alex Romanow

NDT Inspector
Never been institutionalized.,
Canada,
Joined Oct 1999
1
05:14 May-28-1999
Re: API 653 and Storage Tabnk Inspection
: API 653 provides the owner-user a fair amount of latitude re: the extent of inspection that is done on aboveground atmospheric storage tanks. I'm curious how folks have used their local experience to come up with the extent of inspection that is actually done on particular tank shells and bottoms, and how they prioritize which tanks are inspected and when. Any info. that could be shared would be appreciated. Thanks.

Certain criteria regarding above ground storage tanks will prompt an owner user to the extent of the inspection performed on the tank shell and bottom, including age, service, previous inspection and repair history, compliance of tank with 653 criteria, etc.
Please call if you would like to discuss. Alex Romanow Jr. HMT Inspection & Engineering 403-252-4487


 
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Michael Trinidad
Consultant,
LMATS Pty Ltd , Australia, Joined Jan 2003, 138

Michael Trinidad

Consultant,
LMATS Pty Ltd ,
Australia,
Joined Jan 2003
138
01:50 Jun-03-1999
Re: API 653 and Storage Tabnk Inspection
: API 653 provides the owner-user a fair amount of latitude re: the extent of inspection that is done on aboveground atmospheric storage tanks. I'm curious how folks have used their local experience to come up with the extent of inspection that is actually done on particular tank shells and bottoms, and how they prioritize which tanks are inspected and when. Any info. that could be shared would be appreciated. Thanks.

Equipment such as floorscanners can allow calculation of corrosion rates with other general NDT




 
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pramod myakal
Consultant
AGM Techno consultants, India, Joined Jan 2003, 22

pramod myakal

Consultant
AGM Techno consultants,
India,
Joined Jan 2003
22
06:24 Aug-29-2001
Re: API 653 and Storage Tabnk Inspection
Hi,
This is Myakal,

I would like to know that what are the testing methods that can be applied to out of service line pipes 5 1/2” and 3 1/2” drill pipes , can be applied for overall integrity testing prior to put them back in service.

Any expert having a good exp. In tubing inspection for the above propose pl. send your shortest resume specifying exp in above area only. to e-mail i.d given below.

Is there any specific standard can be referred for given purpose.


Please reply to myakal@hotmail.com or prsu@vsnl.com




 
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pramod myakal
Consultant
AGM Techno consultants, India, Joined Jan 2003, 22

pramod myakal

Consultant
AGM Techno consultants,
India,
Joined Jan 2003
22
06:25 Aug-29-2001
automated ut on welds / vaccancy
Hi to all NDT Automaticians,

I would like to know what would be the time consumed in scanning 26” dia pipe butt joint. And how many joints can be inspected within 8 hr of shift.

Any expert having auto-UT weld scanning exp. Pl mail your resume to following e-mail id. Should know setting up auto ut machine and responsible to carry out job individually. Exp. With auto UT machine TOMOSCAN should be highly appreciable (vacancy in middle east)

Pl. reply myakal@rediffmail.com
Pramod Myakal



 
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