A new article by Geoff Clarkson, UTComp’s founder and Chief Technical Officer, has been published in Inspectioneering Journal's July/August 2019 issue. Bridging Acoustic Emission Testing and Ultrasonics for FRP The use of Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) for vessels and piping in the chemical … [Read more...] about Bridging Acoustic Emission Testing and Ultrasonics for FRP
For those of you who are unfamiliar with UTComp™ and our core products, UltraAnalytix® and QCAnalytix™, let me give you a quick summary. UltraAnalytix® UltraAnalytix® is, simply put, the only non-destructive inspection method in the world that can provide quantitative, measurable and … [Read more...] about QCAnalytix: A Composite Manufacturing Innovation that will set you apart from your competitors
Can an In-Service Composite Fin Fan Blade be Inspected? OVERVIEW An accurate inspection procedure for fin fan blades is available to identify blades at risk of failure. With this information the Owner will be able to make the right decisions about replacement planning, including … [Read more...] about Case Study: Fin Fan Blade – Can an In-Service Composite Fin Fan Blade be Inspected?
UTComp is pleased to introduce Bob Ilmonen as our new Director of Operations. With a 25-year record of success as a mechanical engineer and entrepreneur, Bob is a proven leader who has developed cutting-edge processes and innovative products across multiple sectors including advanced … [Read more...] about UTComp welcomes engineering innovator Bob Ilmonen as Director of Operations
UTComp continues to contribute towards the advancement of composite material inspection and engineering with their latest patent. The U.S. Patent 10,295,506, titled “ULTRASOUND TRANSDUCER WITH REDUCED APERTURE DELAY LINE”, will be issued on May 21, 2019. Chief Technical Officer Geoff Clarkson … [Read more...] about Another U.S. patent granted to Cambridge based Engineering firm
Today at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Jo Anne Watton will be speaking at 10:30am in the Canadian Trade Commission Presentation Theatre (Stand #1125). She will cover composite asset reliability for Offshore Oil & Gas production. View her presentation here. For further … [Read more...] about Offshore Technology Conference 2019
Critical Off-Shore Oil Rig Safety is paramount on offshore platforms. If there is any doubt on integrity of safety equipment, drastic protocols are in place but at the expense of production. UTComp made an emergency visit to an offshore platform in the North Atlantic to investigate a downed … [Read more...] about Case Study: Critical Off-Shore PROD boom
Tank Inspections offers UltraAnalytix® Inspection in the UK. A thorough inspection based on the UltraAnalytix® technology and their experience in manufacturing GRP tanks is what sets them apart. Learn more about them here. … [Read more...] about Licensee spotlight: Tank Inspections