What is HTHA? High Temperature Hydrogen Attack (HTHA) is a condition that can occur in process equipment exposed to hydrogen at elevated temperatures and pressures over time. Hydrogen reacts with carbides in steel and can manifest into internal decarburization and fissuring including molecular hydrogen and methane accumulating at grain boundaries. Subsequent high localized stresses can […]
Our rope access teams also work on infrastructure projects. This project took place in June of 2019, high up in the rafters of Rogers Place in Edmonton and we thank them for allowing us to share these photos. Our rope access team installed 54 upright anchor beams to the existing building structure. These anchor beams […]
Acuren is excited to offer this 2 day course in Houston on June 26th and 27th, 2019. This essential course will provide the following: In-depth information about the latest essential features to incorporate in a successful Pipeline Integrity Management System Learn how to perform self-assessments and annual pipeline integrity assessment health checks Systems and practical […]
We were, once again, thrilled to have participated as a Gold sponsor in the 2019 IPEIA Conference in Banff February 27th – March 1st. The conference website can be found here: IPEIA The IPEIA Conference began over 20 ago years and has become an internationally recognized annual conference to gather Pressure Equipment Integrity industry groups […]
What Our Customers Should Know – Are You Considering Inspection Via Drones?
It’s not just about having a fancy drone. Industrial inspection using drones, or remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS), is becoming more common. While this method of access can deliver tremendous cost savings, there are some stipulations that are often overlooked, but should be understood, prior to allowing a service provider to carry out drone services […]
This three-day conference will focus on corrosion and asset integrity management in oil and gas and other industries, and explore the integration of sustainable practices within the corrosion industry. Location: Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, AB Dates: February 5-7, 2019 Skystone and Acuren Booth: #413 Presentations: High-Temperature Degradation Mechanisms of 304H which Resulted in Reactor Failure […]
Acuren is pleased to announce the acquisition of Calgary-based Skystone International. With a focus on pipelines and pressure equipment, core segments of Acuren for over 40 years, the addition of Skystone deepens Acuren’s engineering and technology-enabled asset integrity capabilities, and adds new services such as cathodic protection and emergency management. “I am excited to welcome […]
Acuren Nuclear Services Sponsors “Support the Women’s Center” Event
Acuren Nuclear Services (ANS) was proud to Sponsor and Host the “Support the Women’s Center” event on January 25th, 2018 at the Highview Food & Drink. Keynote Speaker, Denise Freeman, Board Chair of the Women’s Center Grey and Bruce, bravely captivated the audience with an impactful and intimate speech. Thank-you Denise, for reminding all of […]
What Our Customers Should Know – Projects Using Structural Steel
The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) and Canadian Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (CPCI) have recently highlighted concerns related to structural steel procurement and the boron content in carbon steel. Global Standards Scramble to React to Non-Conforming Material Findings from CISC Steel is being supplied by mills from around the world, whether it is to the […]
A Unified Acuren: Announcing our brand new website
At Acuren, we pride ourselves on being leaders in what we do. As Acuren continues to grow with new acquisitions and service offerings, it became clear that we needed a central, unified hub of information for our clients and our team. We are thrilled to announce the launch of Acuren’s brand new website, which provides a more streamlined online experience.