Comparison of reliability testing methods for FRP composites As an industrial material, fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) and other composite materials are unequaled in terms of durability and environmental benefits. A variety of non-destructive testing (NDT) and destructive methods can be used to … [Read more...] about Testing FRP & composite materials: which method is best?
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
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
Pulp and Paper Mill OVERVIEW A study of the washer with a cracked panel. An external inspection of a Pulp and Paper Bleach Washer was completed as part of the UTComp® System Inspection. This was the 1st time that UltraAnalytix® evaluation had been completed for this equipment. The … [Read more...] about Case Study: Pulp and Paper Mill
FRP Scrubber Demonstration UltraAnalytix™ data was collected from sections of a retired FRP scrubber that had been used to clean vented vapours. The customer is a multinational chemical corporation, a world leader in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions. This case … [Read more...] about Case Study: FRP Scrubber Demonstration
Non-Destructive Condition Assessment of Fiberglass Reinforced Structures ABSTRACT Fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP) is used in wastewater processing for tanks, scrubbers, piping, ducting and other equipment. FRP often provides better corrosion resistance at lower cost than stainless steel. For … [Read more...] about Non-Destructive Condition Assessment of Fiberglass Reinforced Structures