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API 581

Applied Technical Services offers API 581, risk-based inspections utilizing applicable codes and standards. API 581 is a recommended practice published and developed by the American Petroleum Institute (API). API 581 outlines the methodology and procedures of RBI, a technique that utilizes risk as a basis for evaluating the probability and consequences of equipment failure.

The ATS Team

We at ATS understand our client’s needs to make decisions based on reliable expertise and information. Our team of certified technicians and licensed professional engineers provide clear and accurate reporting. Certified inspectors and qualified engineers utilize RBI methodology to create a detailed inspection plan, identify damage, the location of the damage, the rate of deterioration, and where these failures could prove dangerous. ATS offers more than just a simple inspection; we provide true condition assessments that give our clients the necessary information to plan for the future.

Routine Inspections

Upkeeping regular risk-based inspections can vastly improve equipment safety and reliability while reducing repair costs and unplanned downtime. RBI methodology allows our team to assess the probability of failure due to damage, corrosion, deterioration, and flaws. Predicting failure before it happens is paramount to ensuring machine health and helping operators understand optimal service procedure.

Our RBI Programs

Our team of experts can develop, integrate, and maintain effective RBI programs that precisely evaluate asset conditions. We can gauge pre-existing risk-based programs or create new ones catered to client specification. Some benefits of our risk-based inspections can include:

ATS Quality Assured

Applied Technical Services has provided top-notch inspections and testing for more than 50 years. Since our founding in 1967, we have worked to consistently improve our clients’ customer experience. We utilize several quality assurance policies to guarantee that we satisfy client needs. Our customer service team is highly responsive and will always connect you with the most relevant and qualified staff member to help with client inquiries. Contact us today and receive a free quote! If you need an API 581 risk-based inspection, contact ATS; we take a closer look!

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