Professional API Inspections

DBI, Inc. provides API inspection services help you avoid issues that can lead to shutdowns or expensive fines for not meeting federal, state and local codes regarding performance. All API inspections are based on your needs and on your timeline to help ensure safety and adherence to code.

Our API inspection staff takes pride in their NDT technical abilities and continuously strives to meet or exceed regulatory and industry standards. A strong commitment to service excellence is at the core of each and every NDT and API inspection performed. DBI, Inc.’s company-wide philosophy of deliberate and controlled growth has been at the forefront of producing a group of API inspection professionals who truly care about inspection integrity and how their work affects you and your investments.

AWS CWI Inspection
Visual Inspection
AWS Certified Welding Visual Inspections (AWS CWI)
Remote Visual (Internal Piping Inspection)
Remote Retrieval

Welding Related Services
Welder Qualification AWS, API, ASME (Plate and/or Pipe – Mechanical Testing)
Welder Qualification AWS, API, ASME (Plate and/or Pipe – Radiographic Testing)
Procedure Qualification AWS, API, ASME (Mechanical Testing)

API 510 Inspections
API 510 – Pressure Vessel Inspections for Maintenance, Rating, Repairs and Alterations

API 570 Inspections
API 570 – Piping Inspection for Repairs, Alterations and rerating of In-Service Piping Systems

API 653 Inspections
API 653 – Above Ground Storage Tank Inspection for Repairs,
Alterations and Reconstruction

API 579 Fit for Service
API 579 – Fit for Service Analysis

STI-SP001 – Inspections of Aboveground Storage Tanks
Spill Prevention & Countermeasures (SPCC) – Inspections tailored to assist oil storage facilities to comply with the testing requirements in accordance with the latest rules of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Positive Material Identification (PMI)
PMI is the analysis of materials to determine the chemical composition of a metal or alloy at (usually multiple) steps of alloy manufacturing or in-process alloy installation.

  • On-Site PMI (Positive Material Identification)
  • Optical Emission Spectroscopy (OES)
  • X-Ray Fluoresce (XRF)
  • Portable X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) elemental analyzer

Leak Testing Services:

  • Leak Testing (Vacuum Box Inspection)
  • Holiday (Low Voltage) Coating Inspection
  • Holiday (High Voltage) Coating Inspection

Magnetic Flux Leakage Testing:

  • Magnetic Flux Examination (Floor Scan)
  • Magnetic Flux Examination (Hand Scan)

Testing Services:

  • AWS Certified Welding Inspection
  • Weld Quality Inspections
  • Quality Control Implementation
  • Quality Assurance Inspections
  • Welder Qualification Tracking Systems
  • Welding Procedure Development Systems