|[January 16, 2013]
Quest Integrity Group Announces Expansion of Remote Digital Video Inspection - RDVI™ to North America
SEATTLE --(Business Wire)--
Quest Integrity Group, a global leader in the development and delivery
of advanced inspection and engineering assessment services and software
products, announces the expansion of its RDVI service offering to North
America. This builds on Quest Integrity's August 2012 acquisition of
Digital Insight, a leading RDVI service provider based in New Zealand,
and the existing RDVI service platform in the Asia-Pacific region.
To lead this expansion effort, industry veterans Ron Kessler and Jim
Gardner have joined the Quest Integrity team. Kessler will oversee
business development efforts of RDVI in North America, and comes to
Quest Integrity with nearly 20 years of industry experience. Gardner
will manage North American operations for the RDVI business. His
inspection service experience includes more than 13 years of supervising
diverse teams and managing complex programs involving industrial
RDVI entails enhanced visual inspection techniques to etermine the
condition of process equipment and associated systems without confined
space entry (CSE) or extensive dismantling of equipment. Remote
inspection allows visual access to areas within which clients cannot or
do not want to place personnel for health and safety reasons. Benefits
associated with RDVI include reduced risk to personnel, increased asset
life and production, and reduced downtime and inspection costs.
"This expansion provides our North American process and power industry
clients with safer inspection options for their critical assets,
particularly those with access challenges, and is a strategic fit within
our advanced inspection services portfolio. RDVI adds another important
dimension to the way we gather the most robust data for our clients,
thereby enabling more accurate condition assessments to inform their
operating decisions," said Jeff Ott, President, Quest Integrity Group.
Quest Integrity Group, a Team Industrial Services company (NYSE: TISI),
is a global leader in the development and delivery of asset integrity
and reliability management services and solutions for its clients.
Solutions consist of technology-enabled, advanced inspection and
engineering assessment services and products that help companies in the
refining and chemical, pipeline, syngas and power industries reduce
operational and safety risks, improve operational planning and increase
profitability. Quest Integrity Group is headquartered in Seattle and has
offices in Houston, Denver, Canada, The Netherlands, United Arab
Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Australia and New Zealand.
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