NDT.net January 2007, Vol. 12 No.1

Amdata In The News

AMDATA Intraspect NDE system detects corrosion in Alaska oil pipeline
Click on picture for enlargement AMDATA equipment is being used to map the corrosion on the Alaskan pipeline.

At right: Bob Newton uses ultrasound to scan a section of pipe looking for weak spots along an oil transit pipeline that leaked 200,000 gallons of oil in March 2006 at the Pardoned Bay oil field on Alaska's North Slope Friday, Aug. 4, 2006.

BP Exploration Alaska, Inc. began shutting down the Prudhoe Bay oil field Sunday, Aug. 6, 2006 after the discovery of unexpectedly severe corrosion and a spill from a Prudhoe Bay oil transit line. (AP Photo/Al Grillo)

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