TEXO DSI BlOG
February 5, 2018
Texo DSI (UKCS) and Integrity XL Strategic Partnership
TEXO DRONE SURVEY & INSPECTION (UKCS) AND INTEGRITY XL ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP
Texo DSI (UKCS), the dedicated offshore division of Texo Drone Survey and Inspection, the owner operators of the world’s most advanced fleet of unmanned aerial vehicles for industrial survey and inspection has announced a strategic partnership with Integrity XL; the multi-discipline engineering and technology organisation specialising in the provision of integrated solutions for the global oil and gas industry.
The strategic partnership will see Texo DSI (UKCS) provide a range of class leading UAV deployed survey and inspection solutions for Integrity XL projects.
Stuart Charles Sinclair, Managing Director, Integrity XL commented: “Our engineering expertise, leading edge technology and life of asset management and support puts clients in control. We have outstanding technical capabilities in turn-key project solutions for telecoms, metering, monitoring, process control, safety and asset integrity. Managing the entire process means we deliver to the highest industry standards and pride ourselves on our knowledge, experience and expertise. We strive for excellence in everything we do from service delivery to technology development and safety.”
Stuart added: “We are problem solvers who relentlessly challenge and pioneer the development of solutions to industry problems, using a powerful combination of technical expertise and advanced technology. Working with strategic partners such as Texo DSI (UKCS) allows us to engineer and deliver complete solutions that clients need to drive their business forward and allows them to push the boundaries of performance.”
John Wood, Chief Operations Officer, Texo DSI (UKCS) said: “This is a fantastic opportunity for both Texo and Integrity XL. We have developed what is the world’s most advanced UAV-integrated survey and inspection solution and are looking forward to working closely with Stuart and his team to deliver mission critical data acquisition operations for clients.”
Since its inception, Texo DSI (UKCS) has developed a sector-leading suite of UAV deployed survey and inspection services for the global energy sector; bringing to market a number of world-first technologies including:
-Survey-Grade LiDAR (sub 5mm precision Asset Information Modelling)
-UT Thickness & spot location testing
-Optical Gas Imaging (OGI)
-Hyperspectral (reflectance based corrosion mapping and materials classification)
-UAV heavy lift & sky crane remote supply/drop
These have been deployed in tandem with the company’s other service lines including Close Visual Inspection, Thermographic and Internal UAV inspection.
Moreover, Texo DSI (UKCS) is currently developing novel UAV integrated solutions for a number of additional world firsts, including: ACFM & Phased Array (for surface crack detection & weld fatigue) and Adaptable Microwave (non-contact, coatings thickness/condition monitoring). Further details of these will be announced later in the year.
For more information about Integrity XL please visit www.xlg.co.uk