TWI Training and Examination Services now boasts state-of-
the-art equipment and specialist training facilities as part
of a recent expansion of TWI’s head office at Abington, near
Cambridge, in the UK with almost 850m2 of the new
development dedicated to providing world-class training.
In addition, the new spacious purpose-built facilities
include dedicated NDT teaching labs with advanced NDT
equipment, a 196m2 welder training centre, classrooms
equipped with the latest audio-visual technolog
Phased array ultrasonic testing (PAUT) is now a widely accepted and frequently mandated method of inspection. It can be used to either enhance existing ultrasonic capability, or as a replacement for radiography.
PAUT is a powerful but complex tool and there are no shortcut solutions to ensuring its competent use. Upskilling from conventional ultrasonic to become an ISO 9712 certified PAUT Level 2 Technician, requires 100+ training hours and months of experience. Not only is this time consuming, but also
William Brennan from Gammax Independent Inspection Services Ltd.
(GammaxIIS), approached TWI Software in need of a more professional
image, and welding certificates of consistent quality.
Gammax are leaders in their field for non-destructive testing
(NDT),Radiography, Magnetic Particle Inspection, Ultrasonic Testing, Liquid
Penetrant Inspection and PMI, along with welder qualifications and
William says "I chose TWI because it has a strong reputation within industry
and an unbeat
GE held its fourth annual Minds + Machines conference in San Francisco last
week. The big themes included opening Predix, the company’s software
platform for the Industrial Internet, to outside developers and the launch of
the world’s first digital power plant.
This year the event drew 1,300 visitors, a record. The roster of speakers
included GE’s Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt and GE Digital chief Bill Ruh as
well as leading thinkers and practitioners in the field like MIT’s Andrew
KARL STORZ Industrial Group is proud to present a brand new, 4.4 mm
diameter videoscope incorporating our patented MULTIPOINT laser
measuring system for the remote visual inspection market.
This new product makes KARL STORZ one of the few manufacturers offering
this diameter of "See & Measure" videoscope. "See & Measure" allows for
simultaneous inspection and measurement. There is no need to change tips
as in conventional measurement methods and the image is viewed in full
screen format at al
Sigma Labs, Inc., a developer of advanced, in process, non-destructive
quality inspection systems for metal-based additive manufacturing and other
advanced manufacturing technologies, today announced the launch of its
long-awaited DEFORM™ software – part of the Company's PrintRite3D®
family of quality assurance and process control products. Sigma Labs has
completed all in-house development and testing such that DEFORM™ is
now available for beta installations, including for customers within the
The Pipe Inspection Camera INVIZ® Pipe for Remote Visual Inspection (RVI) of
tubes & welds with inner wall diameter from 1.77" to 31.5".
INVIZ Pipe Inspection Camera for Remote Visual Inspection (RVI) in vessels /
tanks and for tube & weld inspections
Remote Visual Inspection:
Remote Visual Inspection in refineries
Remote Visual Inspection in tanks / vessels
Remote Visual Inspection in nuclear industry
Remote Visual Inspection in pharmaceutical industry
Remote Visual Inspection in power gen
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Steinbichler Optotechnik GmbH
INTACT 1220-1 / INTACT 1200-2
Passenger Car/ (Light) Trick Tires
The system variant Intact 1200-1 offers a wide field of applications especially for the use at retreaders operating with smaller numbers of tires, in test laboratories and for tire development purposes.
The shearography tire test system Intact® 1200-2 for passenger car, light truck and truck tires has been especially developed for tire manufacturers and retreaders operating with a high daily capacity.
INTACT 1600-1 / INTACT 1600-
...Read More GE DM5E Ultrasonic Corrosion Monitoring Thickness Gauge
GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies
Improved Stability and Repeatability at Normal and Elevated Temperatures.
The DM5E family is the latest generation of portable, ultrasonic, corrosion monitoring thickness gauges from GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies and offers significant improvement in performance over previous corrosion thickness gauges in terms of thickness measurement and stability and repeatability at normal and elevated temperatures. It's designed for operation in the harshest working environments, performing wall thickness mea