Head Office and Laboratory: PTS House, Verulam Road, Common Road Industrial Estate, Stafford ST16 3EA
+44 (0)1785 250706
+44 (0)1785 250906
Ed Roe or Steve Baldwin
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  • C - Coating Thickness Measurement
  • E - Electromagnetic General
  • E1 - Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • E2 - Magnetic Flux Leakage methods
  • LP - Liquid Penetrant Inspection
  • O1 - Visual Inspection
  • R - Radiography General
  • U - Ultrasonic General
  • U1 - Ultrasonic Flaw Detection and Sizing
  • U2 - Ultrasonic Thickness Gauging
  • U6 - Ultrasonic Advanced Methods
  • Z - Other methods: PMI OES, PMI XRF and magnetic permeability
Affiliations & Approvals:
  • BSI Registered Firm
  • Service Inspection Group (SIG) Member (BINDT)
  • Trade Group Member (BINDT)
  • SAFeD, ISO 9001

PTS is a specialist in the provision of NDT in a broad range of disciplines, which now includes positive material identification (XRF and OES) and paint inspection. Personnel hold qualifications at all levels with numerous certification bodies, including PCN, CSWIP and ASNT.

Inspection is carried out to suit the client's needs, either on-site or in-house in fully equipped laboratories.

Teams qualified in rope access techniques facilitate a variety of NDT and other inspection disciplines to be carried out without the need for scaffolding or other forms of mechanical access, saving clients both time and money.

Welding engineering

Welder qualification coding to BS EN and ASME codes plus weld procedure qualifications to all codes are carried out in conjunction with many leading insurance organisations as a service to all areas of the steel fabrication industry.

Contract services

Advice and assistance with interpretation of design codes and standards.

Full technical back-up at contract tender stage and attendance at any kick-off meetings to ensure compliance and understanding of quality issues at an early stage of contract.

Sub-contractor and vendor assessment audits throughout the UK and other worldwide locations ensure full QA continuity and monitoring.

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