Power Generation Services

power generation services
In the highly specialized and demanding environment of power generation, ATS' testing and inspection services leads the way with unsurpassed quality and service.

Commitment to Quality

Our power generation service begins with a commitment to quality and reliability in an overall effort to improve productivity and reduce outage downtime. As leaders in the nondestructive testing and inspections industry, our experience allows us to provide our clients the highest level of project management.

Personalized Service

Since each client is unique, ATS caters to the individual needs of our clients. Knowledgeable managers and experienced technical personnel are always available to assist in determining the most effective method to achieve your inspection goals. Regardless of the project, ATS is committed to providing high quality, personalized service to all clients.

Power Generation Industries Served:
  • Fossil Fuel
  • Hydroelectric
  • Geothermal
  • Pertoleum
  • Natural Gas
  • Nuclear Power
  • Solar Power
  • Thermal
  • Wind Power
Power Generation Services:

Nondestructive Testing Engineering Services
Radiography (Conventional and Digital) Fall Protection System Design, Evaluation
and Certification
Ultrasonic (Thickness, Shear-wave, and Phased Array) Fall Hazard Assessments
Magnetic Particle Inspections Reliability Services
Liquid Penetrant Inspections Structural Engineering and Damage Assessments
Eddy Current Inspections API 653, API 570 & API 510 Inspectors
Visual Examinations (Direct and Remote) AWS Certified Welding Inspectors
Helium Mass Spectrometer Leak Detection
(HMSLD) Common inspections include: welds,
tanks, pressure vessels, piping systems, and
welder/weld procedure qualifications
NACE Certified Coating Inspectors
Corrosion Rope Access
Flow Accelerated Corrosion (FAC) using
Computed Radiography (CR)
Tank Inspections
Ultrasonic Thickness Testing (UTT) Stack/Column Inspections
  Structural & Engineering Evaluations
Metallurgical & Failure Analysis Mechanical Testing Services
Microstructure Evaluations Hardness Testing
Component Metallurgical Failure Analysis Elevated and Room Temperature Tensile
- Capabilities to 400,000 lbs
Material Selection Torque Testing
Photographic Documentation Fatigue Testing
Manufacturing Process Evaluations Charpy Impact Testing
- US & European Standards
Residue and Corrosion Analysis (EDS & XRD) Elevated and Room Temperature
Fracture Toughness/CTOD Testing
Expert Witness Services Shear Testing
On-site Investigation Hydrogen Embrittlement Testing
Microhardness Testing Stress Rupture Testing
Plating Evaluation (Thickness & Type) Fastener Testing
Scanning Electron Microscopy Load Testing
Polymer Failure Analysis Unique Test Fixture/Procedure Development
Reverse Engineering Anchor/Rebar Proof Load Testing
Hardness Testing Full Machine Shop In-house
On-site Services: On-site Services:
Strain Gaging Load Testing
- Replication
- Portable Microscopy
Alloy Verification (PMI)
Hardness Testing Nondestructive Testing
Helium Mass Spectrometer
Leak Detection (HMSLD)
Procedure & Welder Qualification Environmental Simulation
Tensile Testing Thermal Shock
Bend Testing Thermal Cycling/Aging
Charpy Impact Testing
- US & European Standards
Shock & Vibration
Drop Weight Testing Seismic/Earthquake Qualification Testing
- Triaxial Table (IEEE 344)
PWHT of Procedure Qualifications Environmental Conditioning: Variety of
temperature/humidity chambers
Fatigue/CTOD UV Exposures (Xenon Arc, QUV)
Hardness Testing  
Chemistry Testing  
Macro/Micro Examinations  
Chemistry Testing Calibration
Material Identification of Metals/Oxides: ISO 17025, ISO 9001,
10 CFR 21 and ANSI Z540-1
PMI Measured By XRF On-Site Calibration
Optical Emission Spectroscopy (OES) Online Portal
- Certificates, Recall Reports
Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) Torque Calibration up to 2,000 lbs
Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (SEM/EDS) Accelerometer Calibration
X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) Precision Dimensional Inspection
Capabilities 3 CMM's
- First Article Inspection,
Custom Gage Calibration
Wet Chemistry Pressure Calibration up to 40,000 psi
- Pressure Gauge, Transducers, Manometer & Vacuum
Material Identification of Polymer: Load Calibration up to 100,000 lbs
- Load Cell, Dynamometers, Skidmores,
Force Gages
Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) Air Flow Calibration
Thermo-Gravimetric Analysis (TGA) Fixed Gaging Calibration
- Gage Blocks, Thread Rings & Thread Plugs
Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) Hand Tool Calibration
Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA) Electrical and Electronic Calibration
- Multimeter, Power Meters/Analyzers,
Hi-Pot Testers, Signal Analyzers
Thermo Mechanical Analysis (TMA) Environmental Calibration
- Glass, Dial, and Infrared Thermometers;
Temperature Humidity Gages; Data Loggers
Material Verification
Commercial Grade Dedication) Includes:
Light and Sound Calibration
- Black & White Light Meters,
Radiometers, Gauss Meters, Sound Level Meter
Metal Alloys  
Paints & Coatings  
Markers & Ink  
Fuels & Lubricants  
Silicone RTV & Sealants