The HydroFORM scanner is designed to offer the best inspection solution for detecting reductions in wall thickness due to corrosion, abrasion and erosion. HydroFORM also detects mid-wall damage, such as hydrogen-induced blistering or manufacturing-induced laminations, and easily differentiates between these anomalies and loss of wall thickness. Its increased production rates, affordability, and compatibility with existing [...]
Applus+ RVIS services. Remote visual inspection and non-destructive testing services to large-scale installations, hard-to-reach and dangerous places
Applus+ RVIS is a joint venture between Applus+ a leader in Testing, Inspection, Certification and Airfilms Holdings, an energetic innovative business. We deliver remote visual inspection and non-destructive-testing services for quality assurance and asset management. Our clients are in industries like petrochemical, chemical, construction and utilities, onshore and offshore, in the Netherlands, Europe, Middle East and around the globe.
1D Engine simulation as a helpful tool within the scope of engine development for alternative fuels use
Two of the five pillars of the European Union’s energy strategy are the decarbonizing of transportation to cut greenhouse gas emissions by means of low-carbon mobility and the promotion of research and innovation in low-carbon and clean technologies. In line with the above, Applus+ IDIADA has for a number of years been participating in alternative fuel solutions for road transportation [...]
A break-through 2-year study in 2002 on the direct costs associated with metallic corrosion in nearly every U.S. industry sector initiated by NACE International and mandated by the U.S. Congress in 1999 as part of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21) showed that the total annual estimated direct cost of corrosion in the U.S. was a staggering [...]
Applus+ IDIADA’s Regulatory Information System (I.R.I.S) is an online platform allowing access to IDIADA type approval experts’ knowledge of current and forthcoming regulations for motor vehicles at international level. 7aIOdDbiImU I.R.I.S was initially used as an in-house tool to manage and organise the wealth of information on type approval among IDIADA’s engineers, and to make that [...]