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  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Rope-access chimney inspection, Southampton
    Rope-access chimney inspection, Southampton
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    An 80m high chimney can be difficult to inspect. In this instance, Inspectahire deployed a team of abseilors to carry out ultrasonic thickness checks on metal cladding and the remote visual inspection of chimney funnels down...
  • 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: 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: Surveying of Sullom Voe LPG tanks
    Surveying of Sullom Voe LPG tanks
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    The largest single-skin LPG tanks in the world are located at the Sullom Voe oil terminal in the Shetland Islands. Each tank has a capacity of 22,000 tonnes, measures 48m in diameter and was erected in the 1970s. The tanks...
  • 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...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Plant inspection, Royal Mint
    Plant inspection, Royal Mint
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    The Royal Mint has a requirement to undertake a condition appraisal on a retort - a long scroll-type container that forms part of a coin annealing rotary furnace. As a result of the brass annealing process, zinc oxide had...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Flare inspection using aerial platform, Scotland
    Flare inspection using aerial platform, Scotland
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    Using Europe's largest aerial platform, 101m high, Inspectahire was able to assess the integrity of the St Fergus flare. The height of this platform allowed for the inspection to take place whilst the flare was operational,...
  • 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: 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...
  • 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: Rotary inspection of heat exchange bundles, Aberdeen
    Rotary inspection of heat exchange bundles, Aberdeen
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    Heat exchange bundles are vital to the operation of a plant. Failures, usually caused by corrosion or erosion, can be detrimental both economically and environmentally. Inspectahire has launched a new system which allows for...
  • 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.
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: Fibrescope inspection, crane turret, Aberdeen
    Fibrescope inspection, crane turret, Aberdeen
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    The slew ring on a crane is what allows the crane to spin. The reliability of the slew ring is vital so as to ensure the working order and safety of the crane. Using fibrescope technology, Inspectahire was able to establish...
  • 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...
  • 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...