ATS - Industrial Boiler Inspection Company

Applied Techncial Services

Applied Technical Services, Inc. is a leader among boiler inspection companies, we've designed our boiler inspection services to meet your unique business needs - regardless of what those needs happen to be. We can inspect many different types of industrial boilers including coal, gas, recovery, bark, biomass, alternative fuel and more. This is one of the major reasons why our customers are spread out across a host of different industries including Pulp & Paper, Power & Utility, Packaged Boiler Systems, Biomass, Chemical/Refinery and others.


At ATS, we've made it our mission to comply with popular industry standards, including but not limited to ones like ASME, ANSI, OSHA, NACE, ASNT, ASTM, TAPPI and more. Many of these standards require inspections on a regular basis and ATS is an industry leader in establishing and maintaining boiler inspection programs. ATS also offers value added inspections including Boiler Fitness Surveys, Condition Assessments, and Boiler Tube Remaining Life Assessments.


At ATS, we have designed our boiler inspections and all other related services to meet or exceed OSHA safety guidelines. Additionally, ATS proudly employs a safety manager and various safety personnel to guarantee safety compliance at all times.


Our QA program is second to none and monitors the implementation of our procedures and also helps make sure that all employees receive proper training before field work begins.

Technical Expertise

Our engineers and technicians are highly trained and qualified individuals, many of whom hold multiple certifications and accreditations, ranging from PE to certified NDT Technicians and beyond.

NDT Methods

Just a few of the nondestructive testing methods that ATS engineers and technicians will employ include but are not limited to:

  • Eddy Current Testing
  • Ultrasonic Testing
  • Thickness Inspections
  • Visual Inspections
  • Ultrasonic Thickness Testing
  • Magnetic Particle Testing
  • Industrial Radiography
  • Liquid Penetrant Testing
  • Computed Digital Radiography

Systems and Components

ATS' highly trained technicians will dutifully inspect many common mission-critical systems and components, including:

  • Drums
  • Welds (both Butt and Attachment)
  • Headers
  • Structural Supports
  • Tubing
  • Piping
  • Deaerators
  • Burners
  • Attemperators
  • Fans
  • Economizers
  • Super-heaters
  • Generating Banks
  • Structural Steel Supports
  • Composite Tubes
  • Boiler Openings (man-ways and ports)
  • Air Heaters and more

Potential Issues and Discontinuities

Because of this superior attention to detail that ATS brings to all boiler inspections, we are capable of uncovering a wide range of potential issues, including but not limited to:

  • Internal and External Tube Corrosion
  • Tube Leaks
  • Fireside Cracks
  • Waterside Fissures
  • Fatigue Cracking
  • Buckstay Attachment Cracking
  • Drum Thinning
  • Sootblower Impingement
  • Economizer Corrosion
  • Ash and Particulate Erosion
  • Waterside Deposits and More

If your business is looking for a trusted partner to handle all of your boiler inspections needs, please contact Applied Technical Services, Inc. today for more information.


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