Bilfinger Salamis UK

4 Greenhole Place, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen AB23 8EU
+44 (0)1224 246000
+44 (0)1224 246100
Scott Westwater
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Affiliations & Approvals:
  • BSI Registered Firm
  • Service Inspection Group (SIG) Member (BINDT)
  • ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, SQA Approved Centre, FPAL Registered, IRATA Member, ISO 17020, Lloyds Register Thickness Measurement of Hull Structures, DNV 402A and 402B certification for ultrasonic thickness measurement (UTM) of ship structures

Bilfinger Salamis UK is an established provider of conventional and advanced  NDT services to the oil & gas, energy, petrochemical and utilities sectors for onshore and offshore facilities.

Bilfinger Salamis UK's experienced teams deliver a full range of conventional and advanced inspection methods to clients. The company holds DNV approval for BS EN ISO 9001, 14001 and BS OSHAS 18001, UKAS approval for BS EN ISO 17020 as well as Lloyds Register Thickness Measurement of Hull Structures, DNV 402A and 402B certification for ultrasonic thickness measurement (UTM) of ship structures. In addition, Bilfinger Salamis is an active member and participant of IRATA, HOIS, BINDT and the OGTC

Bilfinger Salamis currently has in excess of 350 NDT technicians delivering conventional and advanced NDT, utilising the latest equipment and techniques.

Quality, competency and innovative thinking are the key components of its delivery philosophy; these components allow Bilfinger Salamis to deliver a level of service on which both clients and personnel can depend at all times.

The experience, training and competency of its technicians are fundamental to its current and future success. The company continues to make significant investment in specific in-service inspection techniques, in conjunction with certified training partners.

Bilfinger Salamis has established itself at the cutting edge of NDT through investment in specialised equipment and the delivery of industry and client-specific training programmes. It also invests considerable time and resources in the validation of emerging NDT techniques as is evidenced by its collaborations within HOIS and its independent validation facility.

Bilfinger Salamis's training and competency programme ensures that its technicians are fully trained, certificated and that they exhibit the correct behavioural and safety leadership at all times.

The company recognises the importance of continual innovation and focus on exceeding client and market expectations through investment in its people and research and development. It has its own R&D facility and NDT Centre of Excellence located at its Aberdeen headquarters.

The Bilfinger Salamis range of inspection services includes, but is not limited to:

• Conventional inspection NDT services

• Time-of-flight diffraction (TOFD)

• M-Skip

• Phased array (weld inspection, corrosion mapping, bolt inspection, flange face inspection)


• Guided waves ultrasonics

• Pulsed eddy current array (PEC) 

• Computed radiography 


• Eddy current array

• Tube inspection techniques

• Automated ultrasonics

• Automated NDT crawlers and ROV’s 

• QA/QC weld inspection

• Visual inspection (pre- and in-service)

• Integrated remote close visual inspection teams for CUI

• Third-party NDT Level 3 verification services

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