Thursday, January 21

Tag: Guided wave

Guided wave pipeline inspection

the current inspection technology named LRUT is widely used by oil and Gas company. Basically, LRUT sometime called as Guided waves are mechanical stress waves that propagate contained within the structural boundaries of pipes or plates with wavelengths that are comparable to the thickness dimensions of the pipe or plate. LRUT / Guided waves are used by inspection company in rapid testing or Screening tools to detect, locate and classify corrosion defects. Large sections of pipeline / piping can be quickly screened with 100 % coverage to determine precise locations of metal damage. After conducted the screening, more detailed inspections can then be focused on the locations that are critical, thus saving money and time. These local inspections can be done using guided wave Scanning e...