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

Main Office

41 Research Drive

Hampton, VA  23666

Manufacturing Facility

121 Floyd Thompson Dr

Hampton, VA  23666


T:  757-865-0920

F: 757-865-1328

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