It is often necessary to stop operations to address issues in refineries or conduct inspections, resulting in revenue loss. MFE Inspection Solutions offers comprehensive solutions to reduce downtime with our inspection tools, such as visual inspection drones, to effectively plan routine maintenance and the latest remote visual and non-destructive inspection equipment.
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Indoor Drones For Asset Inspections
As safety is paramount in the refining industry and this industry faces increasing cost pressures, our customers are turning to innovative solutions that enable them to improve the quality of their inspection and preserve their assets. By choosing an indoor inspection drone such as Flyabilitie’s Elios Series Drone, they increase the safety of their employees while reducing inspection costs by performing more thorough and frequent visual inspections without the need for human entry or scaffolding.
Indoor Inspection Drone Refinery Applications
Visual inspection of production units is essential in refineries. Here are some suitable applications for indoor inspection drones.
Asset Rehabilitation & Decommissioning
Chimney / Smokestack
Petroleum Refinery Processing Units
Drones For Facility Management & Outdoor Inspections
Streamline project management by maintaining live overviews of an entire facility for staff safety or externally inspect complex structures to perform visual asset integrity assessments.
Outdoor Inspection Drone Refinery Applications
Outdoor inspection drones have a variety of payloads for different applications currently used in many refineries.
Digital Twins of Assets
Project Management Mapping Software
Robotics for Site-safety & Data Collection
MFE Inspection Solutions features SPOT, “the quadruped robot dog,” with various accessories for autonomous inspections, project management, and routine data collection.
SPOT Robot Autonomous Solutions
Refineries now utilize SPOT to turn images into insights and manage projects and assets remotely or autonomously.
Digital Twins of Assets and Tank Inspection
Monitor Assets & Detect Anomalies
Visual Inspection Cameras / Borescopes Applications
MFE offers a variety of remote visual inspection tools for pipeline lines, boilers, heat exchangers, vessels, tank inspections, and more.
Tanks and Vessels
Reactors, Heat Exchangers, Boilers and Pressure Vessels
Pipeline Visual Inspection
Remote Visual and Ultrasonic Inspection Crawlers
Remote-controlled crawlers can be used for various inspection purposes in refineries, laser scanning, visual inspection, and even ultrasonic testing. Typically, these crawler systems have optional magnetic wheels that can provide more traction on ferrous metallic surfaces.
Pipe Crawler Inspection
Small Diameter Pipe Crawler Inspection
Non-Destructive Testing Inspection
MFE Inspection Solutions offers the latest NDT equipment for rent and purchase by qualified inspectors for various routine maintenance applications.