A rope access, AICIP and multi disciplined NDT inspector conducting specialised NDT, corrosion mapping on an offshore pressure vessel.

Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Services

Non-Destructive Testing or NDT is an analysis technique used throughout the inspection industry to evaluate assets and infrastructure. NDT involves detecting and assessing flaws in materials without causing damage or permanent alterations.

At Vertech, we offer non-destructive testing (NDT) services to companies across a multitude of industries that possess assets or infrastructure. Our comprehensive range of conventional and advanced NDT services ensures our clients receive first-class deliverables.

Vertech has proven experience in NDT inspection planning, advising clients on NDT services, and providing recommendations and solutions to comply with international and Australian standards.

Vertech Group is certified to ISO 17205 as an NDT inspection body by the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA), accreditation number 18112. Our NDT inspection personnel are highly qualified, skilled, and experienced in applying a wide range of NDT inspection services and testing methods.

Conventional NDT Services

Safety, reliability, environmental requirements, and regulations all mean that companies across multiple sectors have a responsibility to maintain the integrity of their equipment.

Vertech has a proven track record across the Asia Pacific region in delivering a wide array of conventional non-destructive inspection and non-destructive testing methods. We provide a range of support services from planning campaigns, advising clients on the best NDT methods, and providing recommendations & solutions to ensure code compliance to both international and Australian Standards.

Underpinned by specialist access and robotics, Vertech provides a base inspection service and manages the end-to-end solution from high mobility specialist access using rope access NDT, engineered decking, and netting systems through to deployment via ROV NDT, UAV UT, or crawler deployed systems.

Conventional NDT Services by a marine class inspector on an offshore FPSO as paet of a special survey.
Our conventional NDT services include:
  • Ultrasonic Testing (UT)
  • Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPT)
  • Dye Penetrant Testing (PT)
  • Eddy Current Inspection (ECI)
  • Salt Test & Dry Film Thickness Testing (DFT)
  • Film Radiography (RT)
  • Digital Radiography (DRT)
  • Corrosion Mapping (C-Scan)
  • Proof Load Testing (PLT)
  • Dimensional & Visual Inspection (VT)
  • Positive Material Identification (PMI)
  • Laser Scanning & Mapping (LT)
  • Thermographic Inspection (TI)
  • Computerized Radiography (CRT)

Specialised Non-Destructive Testing Services

Vertech has proven experience in a range of highly specialised advanced NDT inspection services. Our NDT technicians are highly trained along with years of experience, and our NDT testing methods have been developed over years of experience.

Sonomatic, our advanced inspection arm, is a leading provider of advanced NDT inspection services to clients in various industries. Sonomatic brought innovation to the market by introducing Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD) in the 1980s and bringing world-leading technology to our clients.

The team is unique among inspection service providers in that they develop their inspection systems and scanners to meet specific requirements for inspection performance, deployment and in-field reliability.

A specialised NDT system conducting through a composite wrap applied to a pressure piping system.
Our specialisted NDT services include:
  • Semi and Automated Ultrasonic Testing
  • Time of Flight Diffraction
  • Phased Array Corrosion Mapping
  • Long Range UT (LRUT)
  • Alternating Current Field Measurement (ACFM)
  • Advanced Tube Inspection - IRIS and Eddy Current Testing (RFT, NFT, NFA, Magnetic Bias and ECA)
  • Multi-Skip Inspection
  • Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing
  • Tank Floor Inspection (MFL, Vacuum Box and Acoustic Emission)
  • Electromagnetic Testing (EMAT)
  • Microwave Testing
  • Dynamic Response Spectroscopy (DRS)
  • Creeping/Head Wave Inspection Method (CHIME)
  • Saturated ET Pipeline Inspection (SEF)