Nucleom offers advanced and traditional NDT techniques to ensure the integrity of mining and pulp mill installation and equipment. Also, our personnel is always looking for new ideas in order to tailored solutions to the need of our customers. Here are examples of inspections and services that Nucleom can conduct:

GEAR INSPECTION;

- Several options for surface preparation and cleaning
- Optimum procedures for inspection sensitivity and the execution time
- Service-related crack detection and sizing (periodic inspection)
- Different techniques available according to the client need and inspection window

CONVEYORS;

- Inspection and surveillance of new constructions, repairs or modifications
- Periodic inspections (prevention) on-stream or during shutdown
- Integrity assessment of structure, loading zone and transfer point
- Service-related crack detection and sizing, permanent record and indication follow-up
- Repair and/or modification recommendation

SHAFT, DRAG LINE AND LIFTING DEVICES;

- Preventive maintenance
- Integrity assessment of structure, loading zone and transfer point
- Service-related crack detection and sizing, permanent record and indication follow-up
- Repair and/or modification recommendation
- Inspection techniques for shafts and pins by conventional UT or PAUT
- Inspection techniques for bolts and other threaded connections, crack detection and sizing by PAUT

BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL;

- Inspection and surveillance of new constructions, repairs or modifications
- Internal or external inspections (in-service or out-of service)
- Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) solutions
- Thickness/Corrosion survey
- Corrosion rates, Tickness Minimum and remaining life calculations
- Detection and evaluation of linear indications and other types of damage mechanism (ID, OD, SCC, etc.)
- Volumetric weld inspection in lieu of radiography
- Manual or automated scans
- Advanced tool and software (on-site or remote analysis)

TUBULAR TECHNOLOGIES FOR BOILERS AND PRESSURE VESSELS;

- Tube inspection for various diameter: IRIS, RFT, ET, MFL, NFT
- Advanced technology for tubes using Eddy Current Array allowing detection of both axial and circumferential flaws simultaneously
- Latest inspection software for data analysis and defect sizing (on-site or remote analysis)
- Data can be encoded for a better localization of the defects

PIPING;

- Above ground or buried
- New construction and in-service inspection
- Corrosion mapping (ID/OD)
- Evaluation of mechanical damage (Dent, Bend, Bulge, etc.)
- Detection and evaluation of fabrication defects (fitness for service)
- Detection and evaluation of Linear Indication (Toe Cracking, centerline cracking, transverse) and Stress Corrosion Cracking (SCC)
- Corrosion under insulation (CUI) solutions
- Volumetric weld inspection (manual or automated – encoded)
- Coating inspection and consulting

TANK;

- Inspection and surveillance of new constructions, repairs or modifications
- Internal or external inspections (in-service or out-of service)
- Tank floor technology with or without coating
- Corrosion and defect mapping (ID/OD) by UT or PAUT
- Corrosion rates, Tmin and remaining life calculations
- Volumetric weld inspection (manual or automated – encoded)
- Coating inspection and consulting
- Surveying solutions (floor and shell deformation)

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