IOS provide a full inspection, refurbishment and repair service for drillpipe.
Drillpipe inspection services include:
- Visual thread inspection
- Thread profile gauge
- EMI or UT or combined EMI / UT Inspection pipe body inspection
- MPI / Dye Pen inspection of end connections
- Fully automated external shot blasting all sizes of standard and hevi-weight drillpipe, drill collars up to 8” diameter
At the IOS pipeyard, the inspection is carried out on hydraulically controlled inspection tables, utilising Techsonic EZ-11 (Ultrasonic End Area System) on an overhead gantry system for one man safe operations.
Additional services available at the IOS pipeyard include:
- Fully automated external shot blasting all sizes of standard and hevi-weight drillpipe and drill collars up to 8" diameter.
- High pressure internal and external water jet cleaning to 10,000psi.
- Internal and external coating applications.