Where is NDE applied?

Jobs that use this skill

NDE is universally applied across many industries. As a result, the methods are diverse and applicable to a whole host of components. Applications include:

  • Visual Examination of bolting, valves, and welds
  • Surface examination of vessels, weld preps, and castings 
  • Volumetric examination of welds, heat exchanger tubing and fiberglass reinforced plastics

Industries employing NDE include:

  • Aerospace
  • Transportation - Railroads, Ships and Bridges
  • Power Generation - Fossil, Hydroelectric and Nuclear
  • Petrochemical
  • Pulp and Paper
  • Research - University and Industrial