Non-Destructive Testing & Inspection

SETSCO

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Non-Destructive Testing & Inspection

Setsco is the pioneer of NDT in Singapore and is well known for providing reliable NDT services locally and in the region. Equipped with a comprehensive range of techniques, we have undertaken a wide-variety of assignments, large and small, from aerospace, marine, construction and oil and gas sectors. Our expertise includes:

Radiographic Testing (RT) [X- & Gamma-Rays]

  • • Weldments, castings, forgings & tubes
  • • Pipelines, storage tanks & pressure vessels
  • • Electronic, electrical & mechanical components
  • • Structural Steel

Ultrasonic Testing (UT)

  • • Flaw detection in welds, castings, forgings, plates
  • • Bars, tubes & machine components
  • • Thickness measurement
  • • Material characteristic through acoustic attenuation

Liquid Penetrant Testing (LPT)

  • • Surface discontinuities e.g. crack, pinholes, laps & seams on non-porous & non-absorbing materials
  • • Locating flaws in weldments, joints, tubings & castings

Magnetic Particle Testing (MT)

  • • Surface & subsurface discontinuities e.g. crack, seams & inclusions on ferromagnetic materials
  • • Monitoring service flaws in bars, forgings, weldments, shafts & components

Eddy Current Testing (ECT)

  • • Flaw detection (crack, corrosion, de-bond)
  • • Metal sorting
  • • Electrical conductivity
  • • Coating, plating, cladding & thin sheet thickness measurement

Vacuum Box Testing

  • • Bubble test technique to detect leaks on weld seams
  • • Locate leaks in pressure boundaries

Holiday Testing

  • • Test of continuity of a protective coating
  • • Detect voids, cracks foreign inclusions or contaminants in the coating dielectric strength of the coating

Ferrite Content Measurement

  • • Ferrite detection in piping materials, welded cladding, and austenitic and duplex stainless steels

Coating Thickness Measurement

  • • Inspection of paint or coating thickness
  • • Measure coating thickness on ferrous & non-ferrous materials

Advance NDT Services

  • • Eddy current testing of non-ferrous air conditioning
  • • Flux leakage testing of ferrous boilers & heat exchanger tubes
  • • Remote field eddy current testing of ferrous tubes (RFECT)
  • • Positive Material Identification (PMI)
  • • NDT Development & consultancy work
  • • Multi-sector Advanced NDT Techniques
  • • Storage tank inspection ~ tank survey / corrosion mapping / tank annular plate inspection / MFL on tank floor / UTG on tank shell plate by crawler
  • • Internal Rotary Inspection System (IRIS) on tubings
  • • Remote Videoprobe Inspection
  • • Ultrasonic testing by time of flight diffraction (TOFD)

Inspection & Expediting Services

  • • Independent / 3rd Party Inspection Agency
  • • Inspection survey of chiller & condenser water pipelines & suspended ceiling
  • • Inspection of air & steal receivers as per MOM requirement
  • • Inspection of diesel storage tank as per SCDF requirement
  • • Inspection of portable storage tanks for transportation of petroleum & flammable materials
  • • Consultancy on welding, quality control/ assurance & testing/ inspection
  • • Qualification of welders & welding procedures
  • • Risk based inspection
  • • API 653 / 510 / 570 Authorized Inspector
  • • Building Construction Authority (BCA) & Singapore Welding Society (SWS) Approved test center for welder
  • • Singapore Accreditation Council (SAC) ~ Accredited Inspection Body
  • • Industrial Equipment & Machinery
  • • Building Construction & Maintenance

Ministry of Manpower Approved Services

  • • Inspection agency for fabrication survey of steam piping in Singapore
  • • Approved 3rd Party Inspection Agency for Lifting Equipment
  • • Design review & prototype testing of tower crane for type approval
  • • Inspection & assessment of mobile crane for the purpose of extending the service life
  • • Approved External test center for welder certification on the marine industries for lower levy conversion
  • • External Auditor for scheme for extension of statutory inspection period of pressure vessel