Corrosion Diagnosis - Integrity Assessment - Repair & Remediation
Fitness for Service (FFS) is a standard and best practice that has been utilized for long in the oil and gas industry to determine the fitness of in-service equipment for continued use.
Fitness For Service (FFS) Assessment as per API 579/ASME FFS-1 along with Remaining Life Assessment have demonstrated benefits in a wide range of projects. Our FFS assessment offers a comprehensive analysis on asset’s current and future integrity. It sets out for our clients a clear program of repair, inspection and mitigation actions, which, when scheduled and completed, ensure safety and reliability.
API RP 579-1/ASME FFS-1, Fitness for Service, Second Edition, provides guidelines regarding the methodology of inspections to be conducted to ensure that a material or piece of equipment is safe for use.
TYPES OF FLAWS AND DAMAGE
API 579-1/ASME FFS-1 is divided into several parts describing method of assessment for various flaws or damage. These include:
- Brittle fracture
- General metal loss
- Local metal loss
- Pitting corrosion
- Hydrogen blisters and hydrogen damage
- Weld misalignment and shell distortions
- Crack-like flaws
- Operation in creep range
- Fire damage
- Dents, gouges, and dent-gouge combinations
SOFTWARE AND DATA ANALYTICS
Our FFS service is integrated with Finite Element Method Software, we promote a modern, proactive and holistic strategy for managing our clients’ assets. We provide our FFS services for Level-1, Level-2 and Level-3.
OUR CORE SERVICES INCLUDE:
Inspection, testing and endorsement services for various industries
Conventional and Advance NDT Services
Asset Integrity Management and Field Inspection Services
Post-Weld Heat Treatment (PWHT) Services
Mechanical and Welding Qualification Testing
Metallurgical Failure Investigation
Corrosion Investigation and Testing
Analytical Chemical Testing
Rope Access for inspection at heights and "Normally difficult to Access" locations.
Our services are indispensable for the process owners and help them decide the course of action related to their materials, equipment, components for qualification and continued usage through our core services.
OVER THREE DECADES OF PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE
Analytical and Technical Laboratory in the Middle East having Metallurgy, Mechanical Testing, Chemical Testing,
NDT, Marine Survey, Field Inspection, Asset Integrity Services and PWHT facilities all under one roof that employs over 100 professionals. And Versatile Integrated Quality Management System and International Approvals.