NDE Chair Lift Inspections

Various Locations throughout Western New York

Project Objective

Perform on-site non-destructive testing on chair lift components to find cracks, weak spots and potential failure points.

Unique Project Features

Lift grip inspections were conducted using wet fluorescent method testing. A field indicator was used to assure defect orientation and field strength. Chair hangers were inspected using a dry powder method of magnetic particle inspection.

Encorus Group Solution

Any component not found to be within the manufacturer’s acceptance criteria was to be placed out of service.

Recent Ski Resorts Inspected

  • Kissing Bridge
  • Peek-n-Peak
  • Holiday Valley
  • Holimont
  • Cockaigne