Peabody, Massachusetts. TÜV SÜD America Inc. announced that its PetroChem Inspection Services subsidiary will participate as a Gold Sponsor and as Presenters at the International Chemical and Petroleum Industry Inspection Technology (ICPIIT) XIII Conference on June 12-15, 2013 at the Crowne Plaza Houston Northwest-Brookhollow in Houston, Texas. The company will also exhibit during the event.
The ICPIIT conference spotlights industry innovations and solutions to Nondestructive Testing (NDT) challenges by bringing industry experts from around the world together to exchange information and ideas. The four-day event offers attendees a range of sessions and exhibits covering NDT of Pipeline and Piping, Pressure Vessels, Storage Tanks Chemical and Refinery Plants, Equipment for Transportation, Inspector Certifications, Codes, Standards, Regulations, Risk-Based Inspections and Evaluations, and General NDT.
Petrochem experts will provide presentations on a variety of topics throughout the conference. The following is a list of scheduled topics and dates:
- "Code Quality Inspection through Computerized Radiography"by William Bobbitt on Wednesday, June 12 at 3:15 PM
- Plenary Session Speaker, Gerhard Abel on Thursday, June 13 at 8:45 AM - 9:30 AM
- "Three-Dimensional Laser Scanning of Above-Ground Storage Tanks" by Idamarie Carden on Friday, June 14 at 1:30 PM
The company will also host an Open House at its Pasadena Headquarters on Wednesday, June 12 at 11:00 AM 4:00 PM and on Thursday, June 13 at 3:00 PM 8:00 PM. Guests can partake of food, refreshments, entertainment, NDE exhibits, and informative presentations. PetroChem will provide shuttle service between the conference and PetroChem's office location.
For more information regarding PetroChem's full line of services, visit www.petrochemintl.com.
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TÜV SÜD America, Chemical, Oil and Gas Services
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Carmen S. Asteinza
TÜV SÜD America Inc.
About PetroChem Inspection Services, Inc.
PetroChem Inspection Services., a subsidiary of TÜV SÜD America, has been synonymous with quality inspection services for over 30 years, offering Non-Destructive Examination and Testing services (NDE/NDT) to refining, petrochemical, and other process-related industries. As a provider of visual inspection, both on-stream and turnaround, PetroChem is one of the largest employers of API Inspectors in the United States. In addition, PetroChem provides a full range of tank inspection services, mechanical integrity programs, turnaround management, and comprehensive non-destructive testing such as ultrasonic, magnetic particle, radiographic, and eddy current. PetroChem is headquartered in Pasadena, Texas.