openPR Logo
Press release

Computed Radiography beats Film in Aircraft Inspection

01-08-2020 05:17 PM CET | Industry, Real Estate & Construction

Press release from: DÜRR NDT GmbH & Co. KG

NDE Services with HD-CR 35 NDT and D-Tect X-ray inspection software from DÜRR NDT

NDE Services with HD-CR 35 NDT and D-Tect X-ray inspection software from DÜRR NDT

NDE Services, Inc. has been providing Nondestructive Testing services throughout the country since 1979. NDE Services, Inc. is a recognized leader in the field of Nondestructive Testing. NDE Services, Inc. has the personnel to respond to all Nondestructive Testing requirements. NDE Services is certified to meet the requirements of NAS 410 and ASNT-SNT-TC-1A. Personnel experience levels vary from 10 years to 45 years in the field of Nondestructive Testing.

NDE Services prides itself on keeping up to date with new equipment and technology when it benefits their customers and capabilities: "Computed Radiography was one of the technologies we felt could benefit our customers and after considerable research and evaluation we decided on the DÜRR NDT HD-CR 35 NDT. The HD-CR 35 NDT allows us to keep our versatility to perform inspections in the lab as well as the field without heavy and bulky equipment. With the HD-CR 35 NDT, set up time for processing is not any longer, and in most cases less, than traditional film when working in varying climates and environments as we do. The HD-CR 35 NDT allows us to perform any radiographic inspections from critical high resolution aerospace welds and components to pipe profile or other lower resolution applications. The ability to scan images to an SD card in the scanner and download to a computer at a later time is also a huge benefit when results can be viewed at a later time. The ability to scan odd sizes or cut to fit images is also a big factor in choosing the HD-CR 35 NDT.

The D-Tect software’s functions allows for image viewing and image measurement tools that meets all the required standards. Once you’ve learned the navigation, moving around in the software becomes pretty efficient. Storage of images in different project names allows for easy location of images within the software. One of the best features is the viewer capability that is supplied to the end customer. Most I have seen have so limited capabilities that the customer has no way review an image and make adjustments.

One of the most beneficial uses for CR that we have seen so far has been the efficiency in viewing large numbers of piping profile images and measurement of wall thickness. Our customer has been ecstatic over the time savings and reduced storage space of film. With how we have integrated the process using CR it has increased production and reduced overall time spent processing images and interpretation and allows the customer to review the images in a much improved manner at their convenience with less sorting and changing light bulbs.

Much of our business is also aircraft related and with a number of aircraft manufacturers still dragging their feet and delaying the implementation of CR, it is our intention to help them through the process of accepting it as an alternate method to film. We feel that CR has the capability to replace film on most, if not all the aircraft we inspect.

After nine months of use I can say we are very happy with the HD-CR 35 NDT and the support from DÜRR NDT has been phenomenal. We have greatly appreciated the excellent response Richard and Steve have provided when we do have questions."

DÜRR NDT GmbH & Co. KG
Höpfigheimer Straße 22
74321 Bietigheim-Bissingen
Germany
Tel. +49 7142 99381-0
info@duerr-ndt.com
www.duerr-ndt.com

DÜRR NDT is a German manufacturer of radiographic testing (RT) systems for nondestructive testing (NDT), such as Computed Radiography (CR) scanners, flat panel detectors (DDAs), X-ray inspection software, automatic X-ray film processor, „green“ X-ray chemicals.

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Computed Radiography beats Film in Aircraft Inspection here

News-ID: 1891604 • Views: 418

More Releases from DÜRR NDT GmbH & Co. KG

Computed Radiography to Increase Efficiency in Heat Exchanger Inspection
OK CONTROL S.r.l., a service company located in Schio, Italy has always strived to make quality an ultimate priority since its beginnings in 2002. OK CONTROL is capable of performing VT, PT, MT, UT and RT inspections both in-house or on-site at the customer's location. Over the years, OK CONTROL has specialized in a number of very specific and unique applications and through this have developed techniques in which digital
Aerospace Injection Pipes have no more Secrets anymore with the DÜRR NDT DR 7!
Thales Alenia Space is one of the major worldwide players in the Aerospace industry, manufacturing satellites for customers all around the world that geo-localize and connect anyone or anything and observe our planet. The company emerged from an alliance between 2 companies: Thales and Leonardo. With more than 40 years expertise in the sector, Thales Alenia Space delivers innovative solutions for telecommunications, navigation, earth observation, exploration, science, and orbital infrastructures. Thales
HD-CR 35 NDT addresses multiple applications
QC Laboratories, Inc. is a industrial commercial testing laboratory incorporated in 1965, with two branches in Florida and one in Cincinnati, Ohio. QC Laboratories’ expertise is providing all disciplines of non-destructive testing services for aircraft, aerospace materials and components, including inspecting welds and doing thickness measurements on pipes, storage tanks and marine vessels. QC Laboratories using the HD-CR 35 NDT QC Labs has used their DÜRR NDT HD-CR 35 for pipe weld
DÜRR NDT releases hi-res wireless Flat Panel Detector for Industrial Radiograph …
The extremely robust new DRC 2430 NDT flat panel detector has been specially developed for maximum portability and the harsh conditions of field radiography and can also be used with both X-rays and gamma sources. The heavy duty one-piece aluminum housing ensures maximum protection against the external environment with the unit being both dust-tight and waterproof (IP67 classification according to IEC 60529). Images produced by the DRC 2430 NDT feature both excellent

All 5 Releases


More Releases for NDE

Eddy Current NDT Equipment Market 2026 | Magnetic Analysis Corporation General E …
Non- destructive testing techniques are utilized in several end usage enterprises related to welds and metals. The fundamental reason is to anticipate the attributes of the materials devoid of harming them. The eddy current NDT is unique among the different technique utilized to identify defects or change in the attributes of the materials with the assistance of eddy current instigated in the test that infiltrates into the conductive surface of
Electromagnetic NDT Equipment : Global Market Report (2018-2025) – Olympus, DR …
Qyresearchreports include new market research report “Global Electromagnetic NDT Equipment Market Research Report 2018” to its huge collection of research reports. Non-Destructive eddy current testing is widely accepted technologies by enterprises currently, creating a huge demand of the electromagnetic Nondestructive testing (NDT) equipment market. The global Electromagnetic NDT Equipment market is valued at xx million US$ in 2017 and will reach xx million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a
Global Eddy Current Flaw Detector Market Forecast 2018-2025 GE, Rohmann, Olympus …
A detailed market study on "Global Eddy Current Flaw Detector Market" examines the performance of the Eddy Current Flaw Detector market. It encloses an in-depth Research of the Eddy Current Flaw Detector market state and the competitive landscape globally. This report analyzes the potential of Eddy Current Flaw Detector market in the present and the future prospects from various angles in detail. The Global Eddy Current Flaw Detector Market 2018 report
Life After Death - NDE Expert Brian McLaughlin Offers An Answer To Life's Greate …
The loss of a loved one - the death of a child, a spouse who has died or a good friend who has suddenly passed on - is undoubtedly the worst experience any human will be forced to endure. It is a universal form of suffering that cannot be avoided. Admit it or not, the question weighs heavily on everyone's mind, for one thing is certain - we will
The Death Of A Child - Author And NDE Expert Brian McLaughlin Hopes To Offer Rea …
The loss of a child is the most devastating loss imaginable. There can be no greater pain. It is an event that is, for some, beyond the ability to endure. It is a tragedy that respects no boundaries - it happens regardless of station or status. Eric Clapton brought the issue to light in his song “Tears In Heaven”, in which questions are posed about not knowing if the parent
What The Afterlife Is Like - 'A Flight Without Wings' By NDE Expert Brian McLaug …
Fear is the most debilitating state any person can experience. Fear lies at the very core of every negative mind state a human being might experience. As demonstrated in the last few days, even something as common as a Presidential election can strike mortal fear into the hearts of large segments of the public. But it goes far beyond that. Fear affects every area of our lives. There are the almost