TÜV Rheinland Industrial Solutions, Inc. (TRIS) has opened a new testing operation in Richland, Miss. Equipped with a variety of non-destructive evaluation (NDE) equipment, the new 3,000-square-foot facility provides testing, inspection and certification of materials, components and structures. The services feature a full range of NDE tests, including computed radiography, film radiography, ultrasonic, magnetic particle, visual, phased array and positive material identification (PMI) tests. TRIS is the only inspection company in the area.
Located near the crossroads of Interstate 55, Interstate 20, and the historic Natchez Trace Parkway, Richland is well-positioned to serve the local Department of Transportation, automotive manufacturers, commercial contractors, fabricators, machine shops, refineries and other businesses. The regions manufacturers are well within reach of TRIS field testing capabilities.
At TRIS Mississippi, we have fast turn-around service, and our inspectors have years of experience doing non-destructive testing, said Andy VanAusdall, Director of Sales for TRIS. The convenient geographical location makes it fast and easy for manufacturers in the area to ship products for an NDE inspection or for us to mobilize to their facility. At the same time, TÜV Rheinland has a network of global operations to assist the customer, no matter where in the world they sell.
The new operation is located at 199 Interstate Drive, Suite A, in Richland, Miss., and will be managed by Daniel Britt. Britt has 11 years of experience in the NDE field, is a certified welding inspector and is Level II certified in radiography, ultrasonic, magnetic particle, penetrant, and phased array testing. To learn more about the operation, call (601) 932-3830.
About TÜV Rheinland Industrial Solutions
TÜV Rheinland Industrial Solutions is a full-service inspection, testing and certification company providing both field and laboratory inspection services, including all NDT methods, QC/QA functions, and material testing. A subsidiary of TÜV Rheinland North America, TRIS laboratory and field services are ISO 17025 accredited, and its mechanical laboratory services are both Nadcap and ISO accredited. For more information, visit www.tuv.com/us .
About TÜV Rheinland
Founded in 1872, TÜV Rheinland is a global leader in independent testing, inspection, and certification services, ensuring quality and safety for people, the environment and technology in nearly all aspects of life. The company maintains a presence in 500 locations spanning 61 countries, employs 16,000 people and has an annual revenue of $1.9 billion (1.4 billion). TÜV Rheinland inspects technical equipment, products and services, oversees projects and helps to shape processes for a wide variety of companies through its worldwide network of approved labs, testing facilities and education centers. Since 2006, the company has been a member of the United Nations Global Compact to promote sustainability and combat corruption. For more information, visit www.tuv.com/us .