Pipeline inspection

Intra-tube inspection
Instrumented tools

Technipipe is the exclusive representative for France of the German company NDT Systems & Services and offers the following internal pipeline inspection services:

  • Geometry inspection by "Caliper" tool (GeoPatŪ of MEFS companies, NDT partner).
  • Corrosion inspection by LineExplorerUM ultrasound or Linalog HR MFL magnetic or Linalog Quantum tools.
  • Crack inspection by ultrasound LineExplorerUC tool (or LineExplorerUCM combining corrosion and cracking for certain diameters).
  • For difficult to pig pipelines, KTN offers an alternative for corrosion inspection using Line Explorer TUM, the bi-directional inspection tool with umbilical.

In addition to the inspection results supplied by our partners, Technipipe can carry out fault diagnosis based on the French regulations and a recognized professional guide. This diagnosis identifies which faults are to be repaired.

Pipeline inspection