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  1. May 2017 - Ashtead Secures UKAS Accreditation for NDT Equipment Calibration

    A global leader in specialist subsea technology and services, Ashtead Technology has today (Tuesday 23rd May) announced that it has received further endorsement from the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) for its enhanced range of calibration services.Having previously gained UKAS accreditation for the calibration of survey, positioning and oceanographic sensors, this latest approval covers the delivery of calibration services for ultrasonic testing equipment used by non-destructive… Read more ›

  2. May 2017 - Ashtead Technology appointed Gold Partner by TSI

    Following a highly successful collaboration stretching over five years, the global instrumentation manufacturer TSI Inc. has awarded Ashtead Technology the prestigious title of ‘Gold Channel Partner.’ Commenting on the award TSI’s UK & Ireland Sales Manager Nick Brown said: “As an instrument sales and rental partner, Ashtead Technology has demonstrated a high level of commitment to our indoor and outdoor air quality monitoring equipment. Heavy investment in stock and staff training has paid… Read more ›

  3. April 2017 - Rented NDT equipment meets emergency demand

    Following an emergency Friday afternoon call from Lavender International, an Olympus Nortec 600 Eddy Current Flaw Detector from Ashtead Technology was rushed to Sheffield to support a Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) training course that was due to take place the following week. The equipment arrived just in time, and the two week course – Level 2 Eddy Current Testing of Welds - was able to proceed for the 13 registered trainees.As a global provider of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) training,… Read more ›

  4. April 2017 - Refinery inspection supported by hired instruments

    KTN Belgium NV was recently awarded a contract to inspect 35,000 pipe, reactor and vessel locations at an oil refinery near Antwerp. The work involved the assessment of wall thickness, flaws and corrosion during a 3-week shutdown at the plant. “We have our own inspection equipment, but it was necessary for us to rent additional equipment for such a large contract,” says KTN Operations Manager Alexis Paternottre. “In total, we hired 20 portable ultrasonic inspection instruments from Ashtead… Read more ›

  5. March 2017 - Flexible choice of air quality and emissions monitoring equipment

    The Ashtead Technology stand (No. 77) at AQE 2017 will feature a comprehensive range of both air quality and emissions monitoring instruments including the latest technologies from TSI and Testo. “With a range of the cutting edge technologies, and a choice of financial options, visitors will be able to ensure that their instrumentation matches both their needs and budget,” says Josh Thomas from Ashtead Technology.Visitors will be able to see TSI’s Environmental DustTrak (EDT) ambient air… Read more ›