Fun Photo Friday: Liquid Dye Penetrant Testing Sep 4

Fun Photo Friday: Liquid Dye Penetrant Testing

Encorus’s Technician Chad Schwartz is performing SNT TC1a Level II Liquid Dye Penetrant Testing on an aluminum rotor wheel for Dimar Manufacturing. Liquid Dye Penetrant Testing is used to detect discontinuities that are on the surface of ferromagnetic (materials that... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: Certified Welding Inspectors Jul 2

Fun Fact Friday: Certified Welding Inspectors

This week’s Fun Fact Friday will be a Thoughtful Tidbit Thursday due to the holiday this weekend. We are shifting focus from Mechanical Integrity to our NDE Group! NDE stands for Non-Destructive Examinations, and there are a wide range of tests and services that fall... 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
Fun Fact Friday: Liquid Penetrant Testing Nov 1

Fun Fact Friday: Liquid Penetrant Testing

This week’s Fun Fact Friday will focus on Liquid Penetrant Testing (LPT) and Examination, one of the Non-Destructive Examination (NDE) inspection services that Encorus Group offers. LPT is used to detect discontinuities that are on the surface of ferromagnetic... Read more
Radiographic Testing Is Up and Running! Jan 30

Radiographic Testing Is Up and Running!

Encorus Group’s Radiographic Testing group is ready to hit the road! Radiographic testing (RT) is a method of non-destructive examination which uses either x-rays or gamma rays to see inside the component or specimen, creating a hard copy image of the item. RT... Read more