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GIRDA started testing services in Gas pipe line/ Fitting sector

  • Polyethylene coatings on steel pipes and fittings – Requirements and testing as per DIN 30670:2012-04.
  • Petroleum and natural gas industries- External coatings for buried or submerged pipelines used in pipeline transportation systems as per ISO 21809.
    • Polyolefin coatings (3-layer PE and 3-layer PP)
    • FBE (Fusion Bonded Epoxy coatings (DFBE)
    • Field joint coatings
  • Steel tubes and fittings for onshore and off shore pipelines- External liquid applied epoxy and epoxy modified coatings as per DIN EN 10289:2004-8.
  • Paints and varnishes — Friction-reduction coatings for the interior of on- and offshore steel pipelines for non-corrosive gases as per ISO 15741:2016.
  • Plant-applied external fusion bond epoxy coating for steel pipe as per CSA Z245.20-14

GIRDA has recently developed TPI services in Metal Division.

  • In Mechanical Test: UTM (Universal Tensile Machine- 100 Ton-Capacity)
  • In Chemical Test: Optical Emission Spectroscopy (OES)

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