07/11/2014 New recruit builds Ashtead Technology’s NDT expertise

As part of a strategy to develop an NDT Centre of Excellence, Ashtead Technology has recruited a highly-experienced NDT practitioner. Alison Glover joins the business as NDT Regional Sales Manager, with responsibility for NDT and industrial remote visual inspection applications throughout Scotland.

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06/11/2014 Euroteck Systems offers X-ray film digitisation equipment

Euroteck Systems UK has been appointed the UK reseller for Vidar NDT Pro ‘AcuScreen Edition’ X-ray film digitisers.

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05/11/2014 Mistras Group UK opens dedicated office in Aberdeen

With the opening of its new facility in Aberdeen, Mistras aims to utilise its available UK and global resources to provide the oil & gas market with new solutions, from its extensive worldwide renowned products and services portfolio.

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04/11/2014 DNV launches joint industry project to combat onshore pipeline corrosion

Microbiologically influenced corrosion (MIC) is a serious threat to the integrity of onshore transmission pipelines and can lead to unexpected failures. Despite advances in understanding, there is limited knowledge to accurately predict its location and the rate of corrosion. For this reason, DNV GL is calling for partners to collaborate in a Joint Industry Project (JIP) to develop a recommended practice for the detection and mitigation of MIC. 

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03/11/2014 Lateral Wave acquired by H Scan International

Specialised inspection and engineering services company, H Scan International Inc (HSI), based in Los Angeles, California, has announced the acquisition of UK-based advanced ultrasonic services company Lateral Wave Limited.

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