Better, Faster and More Tank Inspections with the STIK™

Better, Faster and More Tank Inspections with the STIK™

Traditionally, tank inspection has been performed manually which requires the storage tank to be taken offline for cleaning and degassing to allow human access. Whatever method employed, it’s critical that the structural integrity assessment being performed collects repeatable, actionable, meaningful and preventive data results. And while effective, this process is not only costly and time consuming, it’s potentially dangerous...

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Keep on Tracking with the MaggHD™ Magnetic Robotic Inspection Crawler

Keep on Tracking with the MaggHD™ Magnetic Robotic Inspection Crawler

When it comes to remote visual inspection of ferrous surfaces like storage tanks, pressure vessels, wind turbines, water towers and more, operators need to trust that their inspection tool can travel effortlessly across what can sometimes be a slick, corroded, or generally constrictive exterior. There’s nothing worse than fighting a system that can’t get a grip!

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Inuktun Sighting #84: That’s Classified

Inuktun Sighting #84: That’s Classified

Today’s #InuktunInTheWild sighting submission comes from Biro Klasifikasi Indonesia (BKI), the national classification agency in charge of classifying commercial vessels operating in Indonesian waters. Not limited to ship hull inspection, BKI was spotted performing ultrasonic testing (UT) with Inuktun’s MaggUT™ (MUT) miniature magnetic crawler on above ground tanks for a major oil company...

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Inuktun Sighting #13: API 653 Tank Inspection Gets a Boost

Inuktun Sighting #13: API 653 Tank Inspection Gets a Boost

Inuktun’s newly released MaggUT™ has plenty of potential for several applications, but tank inspections will likely become this little guy’s forte.

Introduced in July 2015, MaggUT™ is a magnetic crawler with UT scanning capability based on Inuktun’s proven Versatrax 100 MicroMag™ platform. The new system is specifically designed to incorporate industry standard ultrasonic probes and flaw detectors from Olympus.

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