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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Candid Praise for the MaggHD

Candid Praise for the MaggHD

Like its 360 degree continuous tilt, the MaggHD™ miniature, magnetic crawler is turning heads in the industry worldwide. Having received public recognition most recently in Australia, the MaggHD™ is visiting admiring fans in France next week. Closer to Inuktun’s headquarters in Canada, the MaggHD™ was just spotted inspecting water towers in Ontario. Described as a breakthrough in remote tank inspection, the MaggHD™ fills the industry need for an affordable, efficient, and high quality solution.

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Tech Tip: Tanks for Everything

Tech Tip: Tanks for Everything

Inspecting storage tanks, whether they are holding water, fuel, oil, or almost anything else, needs to be done regularly and consistently to monitor for everything from small leaks to catastrophic failures. Steel tanks, in particular, are subject to corrosion, cracking and stress - particularly in and around the welds that hold the sections of the tanks together. A variety of techniques and technologies are regularly used, but remote visual inspection (RVI) and ultrasonic testing (UT) are the primary methodologies.  Enter the MaggUT™ miniature magnetic crawler system. 

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