• Line Pipe

    The need for defect-free pipelines to transport products safely and efficiently throughout their design life is vital.

    Tuboscope’s line pipe inspection services identify defects in new pipe, providing pipeline integrity in demanding environments.

    Description

    The need for defect-free pipelines to transport products safely and efficiently throughout their design life is vital.  Tuboscope’s line pipe inspection services identify defects in new pipe, improving pipeline integrity in demanding environments.

    New Pipe Inspection performed In-Plant and Field

    Inspection Systems Utilized:

    • Ultrasonic and Electromagnetic: Truscope AS™
    • Electromagnetic: Sonoscope™ and Amalog™
    • Ultrasonic: Truscan and Weldscan
    • Wall Thickness Measuring: Tubogauge and Isolog™
    • Magnetic Particle: Mobile and In-Plant Facility

    Weldline Inspection

    The weld area is critical and should be inspected for welding defects through the Heat Affected Zone.

    Prevent Weldline failures by inspecting for:

    • Cracks
    • Hook Cracks
    • Lack of Fusion
    • Lack of Penetration
    • Weld Trim Conditions

    Prevent onsite repairs by inspecting for:

    • End Ovality
    • Damaged Bevels
    • Damaged Root Faces
    • End Area Laminations

    Features/Benefits

    Benefits:

    • Safety, Quality and Productivity
    • Increased defect detection
    • Higher specification requirements
    • Improved inspection consistency
    • Increased production rates