Total Solutions Direct Ltd provide inspection and Non-destructive Testing (NDT) primarily to the petrochemical, offshore, engineering and construction sectors. We combine quality and safety with experienced management and advanced technical expertise to offer a complete service to industry.
Non-destructive Testing is the branch of engineering concerned with all methods of detecting and evaluating flaws in materials. Flaws can affect the service ability of the material or structure, so NDT is important in guaranteeing safe operation as well as quality control and assessing plant life. The flaws may be cracks or inclusions in welds and castings, or variations in structural properties that can lead to loss of strength or failure in service. The essential feature of NDT is that the test process itself produces no deleterious effects on the material or structure under test.
Rope access techniques are the perfect means of access for inspection. To inspect items / structures that are inaccessible by any other solution, or merely provide a much more cost-effective means of inspection.