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Our Managing Director, Justin Gorrie carrying out a confined space entry inspection inside a 537 000 litre LP Gas storage vessel. ABV Inspections specialize in confined space entry and inspections inside confined spaces. We carry all necessary confined space safety and rescue equipment and all inspection staff are confined space trained.
Fabrication inspection- Watertube Boiler lower drum during construction
6MW (Megawatt) Gas fired watertube steam boiler- Borescope inspection of watertube boiler tubes- looking for blockages, scale, evidence of overheating, tube damage etc
Borescope inspection of watertube boiler tubes
ABV Inspections utilise state of the art remote borescope inspection camera systems. Where required, we custom build or modify equipment to suit for specific inspection requirements
Remote Video Borescope camera inspection of watertube boiler tubes- heavy scaling
Remote Video Borescope camera inspection of watertube boiler tubes- heavy scaling
Remote Video Borescope camera inspection of watertube boiler tubes- heavy scaling
Remote Video Borescope camera inspection of watertube boiler tubes- heavy scaling
Watertube Steam Boiler lower drum following cleaning/ scale removal
Suspected Cracking detected on stainless steel steam autoclave
Suspected Cracking detected on stainless steel steam autoclave
Dye penetrant testing carried out on suspected cracks on stainless steel steam autoclave vessel
Dye penetrant testing carried out on suspected cracks on stainless steel steam autoclave vessel
Dye penetrant testing carried out on suspected cracks on stainless steel steam autoclave vessel
Qantas Sydney Airport- ABV Inspections were commissioned to carry out inspections of pressure vessels for the operation of aircraft hangar tail doors. This involved Working at heights with height trained personnel, working at heights permits, safety equipment, rescue equipment and rescue plan in place. Abv Inspections are trained and specialize in working at heights.
ABV Inspections carry out In Service inspection on hydraulic equipment/ hydraulic accumulators
Hydraulic accumulator dished end- cut away from accumulator following detection of cracks. this is a similar vessel to a cylinder that exploded inside a Boeing A380 Aircraft
Cracking noted in hydraulic accumulator end
Cracks detected on the neck/ end of hydraulic accumulator
cracking detected in hydraulic accumulator end
Crusher rod component- cracking detected
Safety Relief valve removed from boiler for inspection
Safety Relief valve- removed for inspection- note that valve was blocked with scale/ ceased and unable to operate correctly
Watertube Boiler tube failure- tube had ruptured inside boiler furnace
Successful weld repair to ruptured boiler tube
How not to install a safety valve (Isolation valves are strictly prohibited)