Materials Engineering, Evaluation, and Inspection

Pipeline Integrity Management Solutions

From the company with the most satisfied customers

Spectrum has three decades of exemplary customer satisfaction ratings. Better service ensures greater asset protection and reduced costs.

Protect Your Investment and Your Bottom Line

In addition to being a substantial investment and a critical business asset, pipelines are also a source of potential environmental liability. For three decades Spectrum has enabled pipeline operators to protect their investment and their bottom line against the threat categories identified in ASME 31.8S:

  • Internal Corrosion
  • External Corrosion
  • Stress Corrosion Cracking
  • Manufacture Defects
  • Weld Defects
  • Third Party Action

Reduce Costs and Potential Liabilities

Spectrumís Integrity Management Solutions ensure that:

  • Mechanical pipeline integrity is a known factor
  • Potential pipeline failures are identified
  • Risks and liabilities are minimized

Pipeline Integrity is a Spectrum core strength

Services include:

  • Corrosion Control and Detection
    • External and Internal Corrosion
    • Direct Assessment (Internal and External)

  • Non-Destructive Evaluation (NDE) Technology
    • In-Line Inspection
    • Pipeline NDE Methods
    • NDE System Testing and Certification

  • Pipeline Coatings
    • Pipeline Coating Evaluation

  • Right of Way Management
    • Pipeline Encroachment Detection
    • Real-Time Third-Party Damage Detection

  • Pipeline integrity program development
    • Pipeline integrity management
    • Short and long term maintenance program planning and prioritization
    • Defect acceptance and repair criteria and procedures
    • Determination of optimum inspection schedules
    • SCC mitigation strategies
    • Field data collection and assessment procedures

  • Buried Pipeline Surveying
    • Soil resistivity, pH & bacterial evaluation
    • In-line inspection

  • Intelligent Maintenance Programs
    • Rehabilitation of coating, CP and metal loss
    • Short or Long term inspection plans
    • Maintenance software programs

  • Pipeline Rehabilitation
    • Methods and materials
    • Specifications and quality control
    • Project management

  • Pipeline Inspections by Certified NDE and Inspection Personnel
    • NACE
    • CGSB
    • API
    • CWB
    • Other certifications as required


3D Optical Scanning

A faster, more accurate approach to pipeline external corrosion inspection.

Stress Corrosion Cracking

Proven methods for locating external pipeline SCC.