Inspection Technology

The Role of Non-Destructive Testing in Identifying Loss of Preload in Pipelines

The Role of Non-Destructive Testing in Identifying Loss of Preload in PCCP-lines

Pipelines serve as lifelines for countless industries, enabling the transportation of vital resources across vast distances. Maintaining the safety and integrity of these pipelines is of the utmost importance. One significant threat that can compromise the integrity of Pre-Stressed Concrete Cylinder Pipes, in particular, is the loss of preload, which refers to the reduction of pressure containing capability of the pipe.

Safeguarding Your Pipelines: The Power of PICA's State-of-the-Art Inspection Tools

Ensuring the integrity and safety of pipelines and water mains is critical for industries and municipalities. Regular and comprehensive inspections are essential for identifying defects and anomalies that could lead to costly failures or catastrophic environmental hazards. 

As a leader in pipeline inspections, PICA Corp. has been at the forefront of water main and pipeline integrity for years. PICA's state-of-the-art inspection tools have earned a reputation for delivering unrivalled accuracy and reliability. Next, we will explore the power of PICA's cutting-edge inspection tools and offer a sneak peek at our newest innovation– the Navigator Mark-2. Continue reading to learn more!



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