In: Training
On: Feb 4th, 2021

Don’t Stress It!

Allowable Stress - What's it all about? Find out here. The tensile test is used to establish the tensile strength of steel. If a tensile force is app...
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In: Training
On: Oct 13th, 2020

Fracture Mechanics – Intro

Fracture Mechanics – When does it apply?   Fracture Mechanics - When does it apply? A question we are often asked. There are two approaches...
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In: Training
On: Oct 8th, 2020

Ductile – Brittle Transition

Ductile- brittle transition temperature (DBTT) (Unit K) The temperature below which materials, in laboratory tests at least, are brittle, and above w...
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In: Training
On: Oct 7th, 2020

Accuracy vs Precision?

Difference between accuracy and precision   "Degree of accuracy " The accuracy of a measurement expressed as a proportion (percentage) of ...
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In: Training
On: Oct 2nd, 2020

Word(s) of the day

NEW! API 579 Fitness For Service eLearning  - WILKINSON COUTTS WORD(S) OF THE DAY Following on from the announcement yesterday of our NEW API 579 ...
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In: Training
On: Sep 30th, 2020

Acronym Soup

SOME NOT-SO-FAMILIAR ACRONYMS If you’re not that familiar with codes such as API and ASME you may be puzzled by some of the acronyms they use. ...
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In: Training
On: Sep 30th, 2020

  THE API SOURCE INSPECTOR  FIXED AND ROTATING EQUIPMENT ROLE    THE CURRENT TREND is for inspectors who perform their inspections in...
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In: Training
On: Sep 24th, 2020

ASME PCC 2 Pressure Equipment Repair Appreciation Training Course. - Try the Quiz   Repairs to Pressure Equipment: ASME PCC 2 Pressure Equipment ...
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In: Training
On: Sep 23rd, 2020

Success – It’s yours for the taking.

Success - It's yours for the taking. A SUCCESS STORY FROM WILKINSON COUTTS ONWARDS AND UPWARDS: Inspection surveyor to refinery in-service inspec...
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In: Training
On: Sep 22nd, 2020

API Inspector Certifications - Which one is best? Where do I start?  API Inspector Certifications - Which one is best? Find out Here. WHICH API I...
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