OGI has broad experience with industrial predictive maintenance on all types of industrial, manufacturing and facilities equipment. Our engineers evaluate the condition of equipment by performing periodic or continuous equipment condition monitoring. Our seasoned predictive service analysts are available to provide the following:

Crane, Hoisting and Lifting Equipment Inspections

Crane, hoisting and lifting equipment inspection from OGI ensures the safety and reliability of your equipment and compliance with statutory requirements. We provide inspection, testing, verification and certification of all types of crane, hoisting and lifting equipment including:

Material-handling devices: including cranes, derricks, fork-lifts, truck-mounted cranes, shackles, hooks, and elevating platforms.

Personnel handling devices: such as elevators, escalators, ski lifts, cable cars and mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs)

OGI services can help you:

    • Meet all associated regulatory requirements
    • Assure the safe and proper working capability and condition of your crane or lifting and hoisting equipment
    • Maximize uptime and planned outages to minimize operational impact

Our crane, hoisting and lifting equipment inspection services include:

    • Checking of brakes, clutches, sheaves, and wire rope assemblies
    • Design studies and calculation reviews
    • Dynamic and static load testing
    • Inspection of all the structural load bearing members, including sheaves
    • Checking crane girders, rails and columns of overhead cranes to assure structural integrity
    • Line level and span crane gantry surveys
    • Non-destructive testing (NDT) of load hooks for cracks and visual inspections for distortions
    • Operational tests to assure that your unit is functioning properly
    • Periodic inspections and inspection prior to use of mechanical, structural, electrical, and safety systems, as well as of wire ropes and chains
    • Re-examination of all safety devices
    • Regulatory compliance assessments
    • Repairs supervision

Guided Wave Pipeline Inspection

    • Transmission/distribution lines
    • Refinery lines
    • Offshore risers
    • Tank farm lines
    • Headers
    • Storage sphere support legs
    • Refrigeration lines
    • Corrosion under insulation (CUI)
    • Underground pipelines
    • Pipelines under road crossings

Electrical Inspections

    • Early detection of dangerous and damaging Corona, Tracking and Arcing High voltage substations - Switch Gear - Insulators - Connections
    • Wet and Dry transformers - Corona, Tracking and Arcing - loose windings, components and connections
    • Plant switch gear and breakers
    • Relays

Mechanical Inspections

    • Bearing inspection - monitoring routes - trending - analysis - proper lube level detection and maintenance
    • Pumps and cavitation