One of the world’s leading chemical companies turned to UTComp recently for expertise in composite inspection and engineering to assess the condition of an FRP vent stack at a plant in Texas that manufactures chemicals for the agriculture industry. In order to maximize the value and safe performance … [Read more...] about Case Study: Inspection and Engineering Review of FRP Vent Stack
Geoff Clarkson was interviewed back in November 2019 regarding the long misunderstood fibreglass reinforced polymer for performance and longevity. Read more on this very informative article. … [Read more...] about The Toughness of Tanks
Cambridge, Ontario engineer Geoff Clarkson receives the Ernest C. Manning Innovation Awards’ David E. Mitchell Award of Distinction for pioneering work in composite materials reliability and safety Cambridge, Ont., Canada, October 24, 2019 – UTComp Inc. is thrilled to announce that Geoff … [Read more...] about UTComp’s Geoff Clarkson wins 2019 Manning Innovation Award
Non-Destructive Production Line Structural Evaluation Geoffrey E. Clarkson, P.Eng. UTComp Inc 50 Fleming Drive Cambridge ON CAN N1T2B1 ABSTRACT Reinforced Polymer composite materials are proven to provide superior performance in many infrastructure environments. Examples of opportunities … [Read more...] about Non-Destructive Production Line Structural Evaluation
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?
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
Waste Water Collection Fiberglass-Reinforced Plastic (FRP) repair was successfully designed and installed to replace corroded steel piping in wastewater service without interruption of service BACKGROUND As part of a large collection system, the client operates and maintains a … [Read more...] about Case Study: Waste Water Collection