Advex Non-Destructive Testing Department


The Advex Non-Destructive Testing Department employs certified technicians with over 30 years NDT experience.  Our highly-experienced and qualified personnel operate state-of-the art NDT equipment and technologies such as Phased-Array Ultrasonic Testing (PAUT) and Computerized Radiography (CRT).  Advex performs traditional and advanced NDE examinations in the field or in-house for most industries; including shipbuilding, construction, petrochemical, oil/gas, power, aviation, and aerospace.


  >  Certified ASNT NDT Level III, and Level II Inspectors in MT, PT, RT, UT, & VT

Non-Destructive Testing Laboratory and  Field Services

Radiographic Testing (RT)

 >  Computerized Radiographic Testing (CRT); Conventional Film

 Ultrasonic Testing (UT)

 >  Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing (PAUT); Conventional Ultrasonic

     Testing, Thickness (straight beam) and Shear Wave (angle beam) 

 Magnetic Particle Testing (MT)

 >  Wet, Dry, Fluorescent, & Visible; 4,500 Amp Bench Unit; AC/DC Prods

     (Portable); AD/DC Yoke (Portable)

Liquid Penetrant Testing (PT)

 >   Fluorescent & Visible 

Visual Testing (VT) 

 >   Weld Inspection and other

Radiographic Testing (RT)

 >  GE Model Number CRx 25P - Computerized Radiography System (CRT)

 >  CRT Mobile Capability via 2012 Mercedes-Benz 2500 Sprinter Van

 >  Up to 150 curies of Iridium192 Isotope; Sentinel Model Number 880D

 >  Lorad Model Number LPX160-Portable 160 KV X-Ray Tube (Mobile)

 >  Mobile RT Capability via Dodge Ram 2500 with Dark Room

 >  27' x 22' Concerte Vault for In-House Radiography 

 Ultrasonic Testing (UT)

 >  Sonatest VEO 16:64 Phased-Array System

 >  GE USN-52 Flaw Detector

 >  Olympus 600 Flaw Dector

 >  Krautkramer Branson DMS Digital Thickness Gauge with A-Scan Display

 Magnetic Particle Testing (MT)

  >  Magnaflux Bench Unit Model Number ARQ-545, 4500 Amp


Liquid Penetrant Testing (PT)

  >  Full Array of Magnaflux and Sherwin Products

 >  All Types, All Sensitivity Groups, Fluorescent & Visible Systems

Non-Destructive Testing Equipment Listing

Advex Major Equipment List
CRT Images
CRT Images
Mobile CRT Lab
UT of Composite Structure
MT Inspection