NDT Global Seeks Continuous Improvement of ILI Tools


Inline inspection (ILI) companies use ILI tools, also referred to as “smart pigs,” to provide in-depth and accurate information to operators regarding the status of their pipelines. These tools have been commercially available for decades, and have been subject to continuous improvement based on research and development throughout this period. Demand for these intelligent ILI products continues to develop as the consumption of petroleum products and natural gas increases, the number of active pipeline networks continues to grow, the aging of pipelines, among many other factors. For any pipeline operator, ongoing integrity management programs play an integral role in maintaining…

North American Oil & Gas Pipelines