The negative environmental impacts and financial costs associated with large scale oil spills, pipe breaks, leaks and other emergencies is a serious concern for oil and gas operators. For more than 25 years, Transneft Diascan has been a trend-setter in providing inline inspection and diagnostic products and services for pipelines, at first in Russia and now elsewhere.
In December 2017 the Russian company Transneft Diascan, JSC (a subsidiary of the largest oil pipeline company in the world Transneft, PJSC) has commissioned a multi-channel geometry tool of the new generation
The core activity of Transneft Diascan is related to in-line inspection of the linear part of oil, gas and product pipelines from 6" to 48" through the use of in-house produced ILI tools.
Vyacheslav Orlov and Alexei Mezhuev, Transneft Diascan Russia,explore modern inline inspection technologies and look at development trends.