This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Testing, Inspection and Certification

  • Utility Mapping for Risk Reduction in Oil and Gas

Utility Mapping for Risk Reduction in Oil and Gas

The importance of utility mapping cannot be overstated in the Oil and Gas industry.  Time critical operations can be delayed during times of emergency if subsurface asset locations are unknown.  Maintenance schedules of critical assets can require adjustments due to the configuration of subsurface infrastructure. Special consideration and concern include the location and identification of ‘Dead legs’. Most sites include [...]

By |December 5th, 2018|Categories: Engineering, Non-Destructive Testing, Oil & gas|0 Comments
  • Atex

ATEX in workplaces: Basic guide to identify explosive atmosphere hazards in your facilities and ensure compliance with mandatory regulation

All companies which handle potentially explosive or inflammable materials in their facilities must comply with the European ATEX regulation and have an Explosion Protection Document (EPD) in place. But what type of companies and activities does this concern, and how can explosive atmospheres be identified and prevented? The following guide reviews the main ATEX hazards and their possible corrective measures, [...]

By |November 29th, 2018|Categories: Certification, Industry, Inspection, Oil & gas|0 Comments
  • Applus+ CU24 remote inspection

Applus+ CU24 remote inspection tool brings innovation to effective maintenance

The use of the Applus+ CU24 inspection crane at one of the largest integrated refineries and chemical manufacturing sites in Europe, Shell Pernis in the Netherlands, brought significant cost savings of up to 80%. Corrosion under insulation (CUI) accounts for a disproportionately large percentage of maintenance spending. CUI can affect reliability or even cause shutdown of a process or an [...]

By |November 27th, 2018|Categories: Innovation, Inspection|0 Comments
  • boiler inspection

Innovation: the key to effective boiler inspection

Boilers suffer from many forms of degradation while in service. Water wall tubes can incur a range of issues, from hydrogen damage, pitting, ash and soot-blower erosion, graphitisation, under-deposit corrosion, thermal fatigue cracking and creep damage. These types of degradation may impact on the normal running of a company’s facilities, and, ultimately, the operation of the business. Regular inspections are key [...]

By |November 20th, 2018|Categories: Innovation, Inspection, Non-Destructive Testing, Power and Water|0 Comments
  • Pipeline Repair: Considerations for Determining the Most Appropriate Method

Pipeline Repair: Considerations for Determining the Most Appropriate Method

Hazardous liquid and natural gas pipelines have been used for decades to transport crude oil, refined petroleum products, and natural gas from their respective gathering systems to facilities where they are refined, processed, or stored.  As with any aging infrastructure after a certain period of time, preventative and ongoing maintenance is required to ensure the continued performance of the asset [...]

By |November 15th, 2018|Categories: Non-Destructive Testing, Oil & gas|0 Comments
  • Crash test dummies

Crash test dummies based on older bodies to reduce road fatalities

Applus+ IDIADA is participating in the ‘SENIORS’ project, to develop car test methods and tools to better assess the protection of older road users. Statistics show that Europe’s roads are getting safer, with the number of road fatalities reducing by 20% over the past seven years. At the same time, however, the proportion of older people injured or killed on the [...]

By |October 25th, 2018|Categories: Automotive, Innovation, Testing|0 Comments
Simple Share Buttons

The Applus+ blog uses cookies with the aim of improving your browsing experience and offering you better service. By continuing to use this website, you accept the use of these cookies. More information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close