Inspection & Testing
At Franklin Offshore, our inspection personnel conduct inspections in accordance with each client's management systems or in compliance with Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER). This includes all types of cranes and other lifting equipment used in the oil and gas, marine and shipping, petrochemical, and construction industries.
Examinations and inspections cover fixed, portable and loose lifting equipment in order to ensure that the unit of equipment is inspected and certified fit for use. All inspections are carried out in compliance with our technical and specific work methods that ensure consistency in all inspections that are carried out.
These work methods ensure that our inspection methods are in full compliance to the latest standards, specifications and recommendations that include:
American Petroleum Institute (API)
LOLER (Lifting Equipment Regulations)
American National Standards Institute
PUWER (Work Equipment Regulations)
American Standards for Non-Destructive Testing
Management of Health & Safety at Work
Published Technical Guidance Documents
We have, by our commitment to invest, an unmatched array of inspection equipment that includes spooling machines, test beds, hydraulic load cells, and calibrated test barges.
Put this all together and the result is a comprehensive array of test and inspection services.