GE Measurement & Control India launches “x|pipe BT”
- An Inline Radioscopic System for enhancing the availability of Thermal power plants -
- GE takes yet another step to strengthen its ‘in India, for India’ offerings.
- Launches x| pipe BT which provides comprehensive, high-throughput x-ray inspection capability for boiler tube welds thus enhancing the availability of thermal power plants.
NEW DELHI, December XX, 2012 – In line with the strategy of developing technology and products customized to Indian requirements, GE (NYSE: GE) Measurement & Control India launched “x|pipe BT”. This is an inline radioscopic system for detecting the defects in boiler tube welds.
By effectively detecting the weld defects during the boiler tube manufacturing stage, X|pipe BT reduces power plant’s downtime.
Digital Radioscopic Inspection brings higher productivity and cost savings over traditional film radiography. And by using radioscopic inspection system such a GE’s x|pipe BT, there are many other benefits that end-users can gain such as greater efficiency, computer-aided image interpretation and the ability to conveniently archive, share and retrieve images.
Ashish Bhandari, Regional General Manager, GE Measurement & Control India said, “The launch of x|pipe BT is reflective of GE’s world-class manufacturing capabilities, efficient resources and localization efforts within India.
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In addition, this is another significant step towards achieving our business goal of being the premier provider of industrial healthcare for our customers’ most critical assets and systems in India”.
GE Measurement & Control is a leading innovator in sensor-based measurement, inspection, asset condition monitoring, controls and radiation measurement solutions that deliver accuracy, productivity and safety to customers in a wide range of industries, including oil & gas, power generation, aerospace, transportation and healthcare. The business is part of GE Oil & Gas and has more than 40 facilities in 25 countries worldwide.
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