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  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: CCTV inspection of tortuous pipework, refinery
    CCTV inspection of tortuous pipework, refinery
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    A defect in a torturous pipeline was compromising the working order and therefore safety of a refinery. Inspectahire was able to inspect hundreds of metres of pipe, detecting any defect using a crawler tractor camera.
  • Hydroklear Services: Landfill site surface water treatment for Rigmuir
    Landfill site surface water treatment for Rigmuir
    Hydroklear Services
    Rigmuir was a new landfill site and, as such, was closely monitored by the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA). Suspended solid levels in the surface water on site had to be reduced prior to discharge into a...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Thermographic office survey, Hydrotite Sweeney, Aberdeen
    Thermographic office survey, Hydrotite Sweeney, Aberdeen
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    Using thermography, Inspectahire conducted a safety survey of electrical equipment for Hydrotite Sweeney, an insurance company in Aberdeen. Thermography measures heat sources and displays them in a graphical format. This...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Drain pipe inspection, JLB warehouse, Leckworth
    Drain pipe inspection, JLB warehouse, Leckworth
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    The new JLB distribution warehouse had flooded as a result of failing roof drainage. Using pipe cameras to determine the cause of the leak, Inspectahire found that rubbish had caused blockages.
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Wall cavity construction survey - Burger King, Clydebank
    Wall cavity construction survey - Burger King, Clydebank
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    Using borescope technology, Inspectahire was able to inspect a wall cavity at a Burger King outlet in Clydebank. Borescopes are inspection tools with rigid or flexible optical tubes for interior inspection of holes, bores...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Inspecting a 1920's hydro-electricity station
    Inspecting a 1920's hydro-electricity station
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    The Garlogie hydro-electric power station, located on the site of the former Garlogie Woollen Mill, was installed in 1923, but ceased producing electricity five decades ago. The potential for reinstating the station was...
  • Hydroklear Services: Landfill site surface water treatment, Greengairs
    Landfill site surface water treatment, Greengairs
    Hydroklear Services
    Greengairs Landfill in central Scotland wanted to reduce suspended solid levels in the surface water on site, prior to discharge into a local water course. However, as the site had a large catchment area, treating the...
  • Bürkert Fluid Control Systems: Tackling pollution control in diesel-generating sets
    Tackling pollution control in diesel-generating sets
    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems
    The introduction of Tier 4 and Tier 5 emissions regulations continue to have an impact on manufacturers of diesel engines and the final products in which they are used. Tier 4 has already been implemented for non-emergency...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: LPG tank base heating replacement, Shetland
    LPG tank base heating replacement, Shetland
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    In order to stop the ground beneath an LPG tank freezing, an electric blanket was fitted under the bed of the tank. This particular tank was the largest single tank of its type, containing 18,000 tonnes of LPG. Inspectahire...
  • Corgin: FoamSkimmer at BNR (Biological Nutrient Removal) plant
    FoamSkimmer at BNR (Biological Nutrient Removal) plant
    Corgin
    Biological nutrient removal (BNR) plants are still relatively scarce in the UK despite being far more common in other European countries. One of the biggest challenges facing BNR operators is the formation of surface scum on...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Pipe integrity inspection, Subsea 7, Edinburgh
    Pipe integrity inspection, Subsea 7, Edinburgh
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    In subsea field development, production wells are linked by pipe. Inspectahire was contracted to undertake trials to validate the effect of pipe bending. Using pipe laser metrology, Inspectahire was able to scan pipe...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Surveying underground voids
    Surveying underground voids
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    What is out of sight is not necessarily out of mind. Unknown underground voids and cavities have provided problems in many civil engineering projects. In these situations Inspectahire has carried out underground surveys...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Video probe inspection, Edinburgh
    Video probe inspection, Edinburgh
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    Using video probe technology, Inspectahire is able to inspect electromechanical equipment in spaces which are too small to allow for man entry. Motors, circuit boards, mountings and so on can be inspected to ensure they...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Underwater ROV inspection, North Sea
    Underwater ROV inspection, North Sea
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    Shell commissioned Inspectahire to conduct the internal inspection of a potable water tank using ROV (remotely operated vehicle) technology. ROV's allow for the inspection of underwater assets of all sizes. In this instance,...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Void laser scanning, Hemel Hempstead
    Void laser scanning, Hemel Hempstead
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    A home builder failed to detect voids in the ground on which it was building new homes, resulting in a new conservatory subsiding. Inspectahire were commissioned to inspect the seriousness of the voids using laser scanning...