APTS’ new NDT Services Division has been awarded its first scope of works for the supply of non-destructive pipeline testing and hydro testing services on the Cape Lambert Petroleum (Gas) Pipeline and Station (CLPPL).
APTS will provide the equipment and manning to perform the works for the Primero Group, a WA leader in turnkey design, construction & commissioning solutions for the resource sector.
Testing is being conducted at APTS’ Workshop and Calibration Laboratory in Henderson, and also on-site at the Cape Lambert Metering Station, located approximately 50km from Karratha, WA.
The success of this project is significant in contributing to the ability of meeting the future supply requirements of Western Australia’s growing energy demands.
APTS’ Executive Director, Mr Paul Newbound stated “This project is an important and exciting milestone for APTS. Our NDT services will benefit Australian and International companies in streamlining project competencies, thus enabling a more efficient inspection, evaluation and delivery of local and offshore oil and gas projects.”
“As a WA owned and operated Company, we have great expectations for the future. The roll-out of our NDT Services Division and continuation of professional development within our highly skilled team, sets us apart within a highly competitive industry”, adds Technical Services Manager, Guy Lodge.
APTS has formed strong alliances with industry leading suppliers to ensure the delivery of a complete service to its clients, a “one stop shop”. Among these are Heat Tech Australia, a provider of leading heat treatment equipment and technical expertise. With these agreements in place, APTS has the ability to reduce a client’s requirement for sub-contractors, maintaining a high level of quality at a cost effective solution.
Involved in all of Australia’s major oil and gas projects over the last 12 years, APTS continues to set benchmarks within the industry. They offer innovative, Quality accredited inspection and non-destructive testing services to the onshore and offshore markets. The launch of the NDT Services Division sets a new direction for the industry. It will deliver a highly valuable service that will save money and time in product evaluation, troubleshooting, and research.
APTS continues to secure its position as an industry leader, concentrating on their commitment to safety, world-class service and successful project delivery. They assist clients to complete critical projects on time and on budget.