InCon is a UKAS accredited Type A Inspection Body & Recognized Third Party Organisation (RTPO), being accredited to ISO 17020:2012 and ISO9001:2015. With over 30 years of experience and now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Westinghouse, InCon has a proven reputation for high-quality NDT and welding procedure and qualification services. Quality, integrity, confidentiality and impartiality is paramount to all our services.
NDT Specialists Based in the UK
Inspection Consultants (InCon) Ltd is owned by the Westinghouse Electric Company and has a proven reputation for high quality NDT and welding procedure and qualification services. Quality, integrity, confidentiality and impartiality is paramount to all our services.
The company offers a 24/7 call-out service across the UK and EMEA region. All InCon NDT technicians are externally qualified to ASNT and PCN, carry SCATS Passports and are confined-space trained, to include full breathing apparatus.
Inspection Consultants (InCon) Ltd is a UKAS accredited Type A Inspection body and a Recognised Third Party Organisation (RTPO)
We can qualify and approve weld procedures and welder qualifications in-house or at the client’s premises under the Pressure Equipment Directive 2014/68/EU.
We specialise in vast variety of sector including the following:
Bulk Storage, COMAH Site Asset Integrity Management, Power Generation, Chemical and Refining, Oil and Gas, Pharmaceutical, Marine and offshore & Utilities
Products & Services
InCon can provide you with EEMUA 159 Tank Inspectors and API 570 processes pipe work Inspectors with eyes in the sky.
Our combination of qualified and experienced inspectors/ pilots are providing the information you need to make operationally critical decisions all over the UK.
With the ability to carry out visual inspections from the air has the obvious advantages of drastically reducing the amount of Scaffolding or rope access teams required or any other expensive access issues and reduce safety risk to the Inspectors.
Providing real-time high definition images of any areas that have no access. Thermal imaging can detect breakdown of insulation and lagging that can only be detected by air and the list goes on.
We believe InCon are the only company who can prove this service with fully qualified EEMUA & API Inspectors in the pilot seat making real-time observations and decision making on fit for purpose or critical decisions on storage Tanks and Process pipelines.
We provide a detailed Risk Assessment and Method Statement (RAMS) before every inspection or survey.
Hardness Testing can be conducted by InCon technicians anywhere in the UK. For enquiries regarding this NDT service please contact us.
Foundrax Indentor Hardness Testers
Foundrax portable hardness testers serve the established market for full load (29 420N – 3000kgf) tests. For Subsea applications, we use Foundrax indentor testers, this gives us the ability to test to the requirements of API6A PSL 3 & 4.
The Foundrax Model 134 with standard equipment and usual accessories will cover over 90% of all portable Brinell hardness testing applications.
- Portable, accurate, versatile, lightweight, robust
- Applies the full 29 420N (3000kgf) test force on a 10mm ball – other test forces and indenters available
- Applies the full test force with an accuracy of 0.5%
- Used in any position – in any location the tester is always accurate Removable test head and standard accessories make its application almost unlimited, special adapters can be supplied
Krautkramer MIC10-DL Hardness Testers
InCon can also offer another standard hardness testing to NACE MR-01-75 (ISO 15156) using industry standard testing machines including Krautkramer MIC10-DL, this is a hardness tester that that is hand held, so it can be taken anywhere. This equipment also has small arrow probes that enable our technicians to make measurements on positions difficult to access.
InCon has numerous types of portable Hardness testing machines available.