Tanks and Pipe

Large Scale Inspections

High Value Reports

We are here to help you accomplish your process plant tank and pipe predictive maintenance goals. Whether you require one service visit, an extended contract for plant NDT services, or training to improve your existing in-house NDT department; MTS is ready to assist you with over a decade of field experience.

Methods of Inspection: Pulsed Eddy Current (PEC), Ultrasonic Testing (UT) (A-scan & B-scan); Phased Array UT (PAUT); Magnetic Particle Testing (MT); Liquid Penetrant Testing (PT); Visual Testing (VT); API 653 & API 510 Check-lists ( for in-service and out-of-service).

Storage Tank & Pressure Vessel: Shell course / wall thickness; First shell course vertical seam welds; First shell course vertical seam thickness;   Nozzle welds; Nozzle thickness; Annular ring; Tank settlement; Tank foundation; Site drainage; Impeller shaft & blades; Tank floor thickness; Tank bottom thickness mapping / thickness projection; In-service & Out-of-service API 653 &  API 510 based visual testing; Full API services.

Process Piping: Plant-wide thickness surveys; pipe section thickness testing; weld inspection; erosion / corrosion mapping; rubber-lined pipe thickness testing.

In-House NDT Training: Due to the large scale of work involved in plant NDT, we offer a Level III instructed UT training program for onsite personnel training.

The annual inspection of storage tanks, pressure vessels and piping is a major part of plant maintenance programs. Using our best practices and experience with NDT we offer cost effective, plant-wide thickness surveys, weld testing & visual examination.