AWS Code Inspection CWI and NDT Inspections TKS specializes in the following AWS code inspections and staffs CWI and NDT technicians across all methods. AWS – American Welding Society1 – Structural Welding Code – Steel
ASME BPVC Code Inspection Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code InspectionTKS performs pressure vessel and piping inspections in accordance with:ASME – American Society of Mechanical EngineersSection V – Nondestructive ExaminationSe..
Wood Pole Inspection TechKnowServ provides inspection of wood utility poles using state-of-the-art instruments to evaluate the quality of timber and level of wood decay present in determining whether the pole should be re..
Power Piping Inspection Steam Line InspectionsTKS engineers and nondestructive testing technicians have power piping inspection experience with conventional testing methods and advanced techniques like phased array ultrasoun..
Phased Array Inspections Phased Array Inspection of Seam and Girth WeldsTKS staff have the qualification and experience to perform phased array ultrasonic testing (PAUT) and time-of-flight diffraction (TOFD) on power piping s..
Ship Hull Inspection Hulls of steel boats and ships are prone to collecting moisture leading to the rusting of frames, stringers and plating. Some of the areas inside a hull may be hard or impossible to access using conve..
Offshore Platform Nondestructive Testing TechKnowServ offers inspection and testing services at offshore platforms as well. Inspection of pipelines, pressure vessels, storage containers and welds using conventional UT as well as acoustic emi..
Tube Trailer Recertification TKS recertifies DOT 3A, 3AA, 3AX, 3AAX and 3T trailer1cylinders using acoustic emission in lieu of hydrostatic testing. TKS’ U.S. DOT special permit # 14584 allows for AET on DOT 3A, 3AA, 3AX, 3AAX an..
Steel Cylinder Inspection TKS routinely provides testing services on steel pressure vessels made to ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) during fabrication and in-service. Standard non-destructive testing like visual a..
SCBAs During our hydrostatic test, the SCBA cylinder is examined to ensure it can safely hold its rated pressure. This regular testing is crucial because SCBA cylinders, or any compressed gas cylinder for t..