Scope of Services

Corrosion Engineering

Corrosion Engineering

  • Corrosion failure investigations
  • Materials selection and compatibility studies
  • Assessments of a materials’ susceptibility to hydrogen embrittlement (HE)
  • Corrosion testing: Exposure (mass loss) testing, plant and laboratory
Welding Engineering

Welding Engineering

  • Developing and specification of welding procedures
  • Welding procedure qualification records (PQR)
  • Welder qualification/coding
  • Heat treatment procedures
  • Investigating and solving welding related problems
Plant Integrity Assessment / RBI

Plant Integrity Assessment / RBI

  • Review integrity of existing plants; (replication, hardness testing and degradation calculation)
  • Assess remaining life of critical items of equipment
  • Develop maintenance / replacement strategy
  • Risk based inspection
  • Boiler condition assessments
Quality Engineering

Quality Engineering

  • Legislative compliance: Occupational Health and Safety Act: Pressure Equipment Regulation
  • Health and safety standards
  • Quality control plans & Fabrication test plans
  • Heat treatment procedures
  • Non-Destructive testing or Evaluations (NDE’s)
  • Welding procedures & welder qualifications
  • Dimensional inspections
  • Weld inspections
  • Pressure testing
  • Pickling and passivation of stainless steels
  • Coating inspection
  • Code data books
  • End of job and final documentation
Materials testing

Materials Testing

  • Mechanical testing:
    • Creep testing (Omega and accelerated creep rupture testing)
    • Tensile testing
    • Bend testing
    • Impact testing
    • Fracture toughness testing
    • Hardness testing
  • Electrochemical testing
  • Metallographic assessment of ferrous and non-ferrous materials
  • Cleanliness of steel
  • Grain size determination
  • Macro-etching
  • Ferrite measurements
  • Positive material identification (PMI)
Failure Analysis Engineering

Failure Analysis Engineering

  • Fire damage assessments
  • Degradation and damage categorisation
  • Safety hazard and risk analysis
  • Detailed failure analysis to determine root cause
  • Comprehensive, detailed reports with recommendations of preventative measures
  • Expert witness in case of warranty claims/disputes
Heat Treatment Services

Heat Treatment Services

  • Development of heat treatment procedures to ASME and EN ISO requirements
  • On-site (local) post weld heat treatment
  • Evaluation of non-compliant production PWHT procedures

Our Capabilities