The increasing demand for professional inspection services at the market of metal production all over the world is the basement of that decision to develop Inspection account within our business. IPS is associated with world leading Inspection Service providers who have been in the field of inspection for more than 30 years. Our services include;
At the present moment the following products are inspected and accepted by IPSdefi specialists:
IPS offers testing services of the Customers’ material:
Testing is made on the mobile testing unit owned by the Company. Such flexibility allows the Customer to choose the place of examination.
Steel grades: carbon and alloyed.
Additional testing materials:
b) identification of coating defects (visual, with spark defectoscope for coating continuity);
c) coating repair.
Within the scope of railway products’ inspection, IPS provides the following services:
Incoming inspection of materials used for railway wagons and platforms production;
Technical examination of railway wagons and platforms being in use:
Examination of wagon’s metal construction for determination the extents of service wear;
Visual examination of wheel pairs;
Visual examination of trucks;
Visual examination of the wagon’s brake system;
Visual examination of draw-buffing gears for probable damages identification.
Technical control on the manufacturing plants:
In the process of production;
In the process of production and while final acceptance of the finished product;
While final acceptance of the finished product.
IPS also performs inspection of railway wheels in the process of production.
Usually visual inspection is performed at the products’ storage place. The main target of inspection is checking quantity, visual quality and packing of products according to shipping documentation and Customer’s specification.
Quantity and quality control is performed in accordance with established international standards and as per Customer’s requirements. Laboratory analysis can be carried out as per Customer’s request.
Depending on type of production IPS can offer inspection within the following scope:
Audit of the products’ manufacturing capability in accordance with the requirements of normative documentation (API, ASTM, ISO, DIN, EN, GOST etc.) and with the additional requirements of the customer.
Within the scope of audit of enterprises the following stages are carried out:
Analysis of required licenses and certifications availability;
Analysis of required equipment availability;
Analysis of qualified personnel availability;
Analysis and development of internal technical documentation for the compliance with the additional customer’s requirements;
Sampling for carrying out the production control tests;
Sampling witness and production control tests carrying out. Analysis of control tests results compliance with the requirements of normative documentation and with the additional customer’s requirements;