Peabody, Massachusetts. TÜV SÜD America Inc. announced that its PetroChem Inspection Services subsidiary will participate as a Platinum Sponsor at the API Inspection Summit on January 7-10, 2012 at the Galveston Island Convention Center in Galveston, Texas. Attendees can visit booth #515 during the event to learn more about the company's services.
The three-day summit is the premier networking event for the industry, offering over 100 pertinent areas of focus for companies involved in subsea drilling, production systems, pipelines, terminals, refining, and chemical storage facilities. This year's primary topics include sessions relevant to upstream, midstream, and downstream. Optional training courses are also offered to provide more in-depth technical training.
Petrochem experts will provide presentations on a variety of subjects throughout the summit. The following is a list of scheduled topics and dates:
- "Code Quality Inspection through Computerized Radiography " by Joe Alonzo on Tuesday, January 8 (Inspection/NDE track, afternoon session 2)
- "Inspection of Raised Face HF Alky Flanges with Phased Array" by John Sellers on Wednesday, January 9 (Inspection/NDE track, morning session 1)
- "Practical Applications of Guided Wave Inspection: A Technician's Perspective" by Mike Sens on Wednesday, January 9 (Inspection/NDE track, morning session 2)
- "Three-Dimensional Laser Scanning of Above Ground Storage Tanks" by Idamarie Carden on Thursday, January 10 (Inspection/NDE track, afternoon session 2)
The company will also host the luncheon on Tuesday, January 8.
For more information regarding PetroChem's full line of services, visit www.petrochemintl.com.
For more information, contact:
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.