Pipeline Inspections

In the more than fifty years since its founding, PCA New England has provided inspection and corrosion control services for pipelines, storage tank facilities, pressure vessels, marine structures, and public utilities. Our experienced team can implement systems/plans for a variety of maintenance challenges, including environmental and process safety management (PSM). An evaluation of the condition and safety of the pipeline system is our first priority.

  • API 570 Piping Inspection Code: In-Service Inspection, Rating, Remaining Life Evaluation, Repair and Alteration of In-Service Piping Systems. API-570 follows standards and codes, and specifications set forth by API, NACE, ASME, ASTM, ASNT and NFPA.

For efficiency and accuracy, PCA employs modern nondestructive testing technologies, including:

  • Ultrasonic Thickness Testing (UT)
  • Visual Inspection
  • Hydrostatic Pressure Testing
  • Coatings Evaluation
  • In-Line “Smart Pig” Inspection of Longer Pipelines

All field information is recorded, compiled, evaluated, and reported electronically.

Additional Services Offered:

  • Pipeline Surveys
  • Pipeline Locating
  • Ground Penetrating Radar
  • Close-Interval/Over-the-Line Potential Surveys
  • Utility Safe Vacuum Excavation
  • Stray Current Interference Mitigation
  • Pipeline Coatings and Inspection – NACE CIP Level 1
  • Pipeline Internal Video
  • Pipeline Excavation/Repairs
  • Cathodic Protection System Installations
  • NACE-Certified Coating Inspectors

PCA New England, LLC

7 West End Way
Norwell, MA 02061
Phone:781.261.9688
Fax:781.261.9679

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