Fire Suppression Systems Oct 9

Fire Suppression Systems

When someone hears the term “fire suppression system”, they might automatically think of a sprinkler system that sprays water from the ceiling when it detects fire. In reality, there are several different types of fire suppression systems that can be implemented... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: Video Borescope Testing Sep 11

Fun Fact Friday: Video Borescope Testing

This image shows Encorus’s Pete Gentile performing video borescope testing at a food processing facility. Video borescope testing is a form of visual inspection (VT), that is conducted when the inspector is not able to properly assess the material in question due to... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: Photo Edition Aug 14

Fun Fact Friday: Photo Edition

Did you know that multiple different NDE testing methods may be needed to detect flaws on a single piece of equipment? Taking the steps to perform these tests ensures that all problematic areas are identified, and that the correct repairs can be made to make the... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: Uncovering the Mysteries Beneath Jun 12

Fun Fact Friday: Uncovering the Mysteries Beneath

Last week, we looked at some different types of mechanical integrity inspections and what situations they are useful in.  This week, we will take a closer look at Ground Penetrating Radar, or GPR. Ground penetrating radar (GPR) uses radar pulses to determine if there... Read more