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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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 ...Read More
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 ...Read More
On: Sep 30th, 2020
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. ...Read More
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...Read More