We are also involved in a European project researching advanced condition monitoring systems for the evaluation of the overall condition of wind turbines. The UK Government has set targets to increase contribution of renewables to UK electricity by 10% in 2010, with an aspiration for 20% by 2010; resulting in an increasing number of wind turbines being installed. Read More
In July 2007 Applied Inspection were invited by TWI (The Welding Institute) to take part in a research project involving the use of phased array technology in the inspection of joints welded using dissimilar metals.
The project has two primary aims:
1. position and size defects accurately
2. improve the overall inspection quality through the use of phased array technology Read More