Robots on a safety mission - intelligent inspection pigs
More and more frequently measurement pigs are being used to detect pipe defects such as dents, reduced wall thickness or cracking within the scope of corrective and preventive pipeline maintenance. These devices enable non-destructive testing of pipeline status without having to interrupt operations. Depending on the type of test, either geometry pigs, or pigs for testing wall thickness or crack pigs are employed.
TÜV SÜD provides support for
On your behalf, our experts attend test-pig runs and submit suggestions regarding necessary renewal or rehabilitation measures.