Asset Optimization's Inspection Group provides our partners with comprehensive inspection resources to further support our internal needs and the needs of our partners. Consisting of both API-certified inspectors and ASNT-compliant technicians, our inspection team offers a variety of visual inspection and NDE services.
Development of maintenance strategies, recommendations, and plans to implement best practices and increase asset life
What is Risk Based Inspection?
What impact does Risk Based Inspection (RBI) have on my organization?
Is your Risk Based Inspection (RBI) program aligned with the API 580 Recommended Practice? Are you ready for certification?
What's actually going on inside all of that fancy software? An introduction to the API 581 methodology.
A simple screening to determine HTHA susceptibility and factors to consider when more data is required.
Since the evaluation of inspection effectiveness for RBI can be so subjective, following these suggestions can greatly improve the process.
This article suggests additional factors to consider when providing process conditions for equipment exposed to low temperatures.
A case study presenting the methods used to calculate qualitative risk for a critical refrigeration system and the results of the assessment.
How RBI, DMR, and IOW programs can be used to manage reliability of Ethane crackers.
This article suggests additional factors to consider when calculating probablity of failure for equipment exposed to high temperatures.
How a young NDE technician's critical discovery caused a shell and tube exchanger to be pulled and returned to the fabricator.
Scott Jones, President of AOC, talks about our decision to add an Inspection Service Group to our team. This addition to AOC is indicative of our continued commitment to providing high quality services to our clients and partners.
This article offers guidance on the selection of a representative fluid for use in your RBI consequence evaluation.
The benefits of utilizing risk-based methodologies for the inspection programs of often overlooked utilities systems