Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Services

Newcastle’s Professional Testing & Inspection Solution


0414 528 183


6:00am – 6:00pm


0414 528 183


6:00am – 6:00pm

Your professional testing and inspection solution.


Based in Newcastle, APEC Inspection are a trusted Level 3 testing and inspection solution. Certified to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 (Testing and Calibration) by the National Association of Testing Authority (NATA), we offer a range of services to ensure your plant and equipment meet the safety and efficiency demands of your industry.

APEC also provides certification services covering both Australian and international standards, with experience in various industries, including underground mining testing and inspection. We can help you reduce your risk and ensure compliance with your industry’s standards. Our service capabilities extend right across the industrial testing and inspection spectrum. In addition to our primary services detailed below, we also offer solutions and advice in:

  •  Cathodic Protection  •  Positive Material Identification  •  Alternating Current Field Measurement  •  Hardness Testing  •  Heat Treatment  •  Remote Video Inspection  •  Radiography  •

Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)

Detection of surface and sub-surface flaws in ferrous (iron-containing) materials.

Ultrasonic Inspection (UT)

Uses high frequency sound energy to detect surface and sub surface imperfections.

Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing (PAUT)

The established method for advanced NDT testing applications. Phased Array Techniques allow us to cover a wider volume of inspection.

Dye/Liquid Penetrant Inspection (DPI)

A low-cost inspection method to check surface-breaking defects in all non-porous materials.

Eddy Current Inspection (ET)

Electromagnetic induction allows surface and near surface inspection of conductive materials.

Visual Inspection (VT)

Non-destructive visual analysis is one of the most widely employed testing techniques.

Thermography (TT)

Thermal imaging can detect surface and temperature inconsistencies in materials.

Pressure Vessel Inspection

Pressure Vessel testing services are critical to the safety of the public and those in the workplace.

Coating Inspection

Accredited inspection and surveillance of the application of protective coatings.

Welding Procedure and Qualification

We examine and certify your welder’s capability to meet and exceed quality standards.


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