Houston, TX, and Québec City, Canada (PRWEB) December 14, 2012
Ashtead Technology is a Houston-based instrumentation rental, sales and services company serving the environmental services, oil and gas, power generation, industrial production, manufacturing, infrastructure maintenance and repair, and transportation industries. Ashtead offers the most comprehensive fleet of materials testing instruments in the industry, specializing in analyzers, detectors, monitors and samplers for non-destructive testing applications used in science and industry to evaluate the properties of a material without causing damage. Inspectors who rely on Ashtead for all of their eddy current instruments now have the opportunity to rent the Ectane™ from Eddyfi, a no-compromise, high-performance surface array (ECA) and multi-technology tube inspection system (ECT, RFT/NFT, MFL, and IRIS) with a strong bent on usability. In the past year, the Ectane instrument has sold in more than 30 countries over 6 continents, in markets including power generation, oil and gas, aerospace, mining, and research labs and universities. The Ectane ships in 11 different configurations, including modules for surface array (ECA) and internal rotating inspection system (IRIS) technology options.
Ryan Theil, National Sales Manager, NDT & RVI Products for Ashtead Technology added: “Eddyfi has become the new technological leader in eddy current and electromagnetic inspection technology in a very short time. We are glad to introduce the company’s flagship instrument and latest technology to our client base. In addition to extended performance, the Ectane product features such as small size, light weight, battery capabilities, sealed enclosure, plug-and-play features, and overall look and aesthetics will improve the customer’s experience. Ashtead Technology will carry units with all technology modules as well as complete IRIS probe kits for UT tube inspection. In addition Eddyfi’s applications and support will enable users to push their performance to higher limits.”
“We are delighted to partner with Ashtead Technology, the world leader in rental solutions. Ashtead’s extensive geographic presence, customer base, and rental fulfillment capabilities and logistics will help Eddyfi continue its fast market penetration. Demand for instrument rental is strong as customers want to experience the Ectane instrument or use it in specific projects in conjunction with Eddyfi’s innovative eddy current array technology (ECA). In particular, the rental of an Ectane system will allow clients to discover the wide benefits of the DefHi™ probe, Eddyfi’s combination bobbin and eddy current array (ECA) probe for tube testing.” said Martin Thériault, President and CEO of Eddyfi.
Eddyfi is the newest and most dynamic company in the field of non-destructive testing (NDT) equipment. It employs the world’s most renowned experts in the field of advanced eddy current testing. Eddyfi focuses on providing complete high-end solutions for the inspection of critical components in several major industries including nuclear, power generation, oil and gas, and aerospace. The company develops the industry’s best performing and most reliable test instruments, scanners, surface and tube probes, and acquisition and analysis software. Eddyfi has the expertise, engineering, and manufacturing flexibility to supply fully-integrated and specially-made solutions that make customers safer, more efficient and more profitable.
If you would like more information about Eddyfi and the Ectane, please visit http://www.eddyfi.com.
Specifications and Ashtead rental enquiries for the Ectane can be found in the Material Testing section under Products.
About Ashtead Technology
Ashtead Technology specializes in rental, sales and service of instrumentation equipment and related supplies for Non-Destructive Testing, Environmental Monitoring, Remote Visual Inspection, Continuous Emissions Monitoring (CEMs) and specialty gases, and Offshore Positioning and Surveying from its offices in the USA, Canada, the UK and Singapore.
For more information about Ashtead Technology please visit: http://www.ashtead-technology.com
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