Overview

Wet Fluorescent Magnetic Particle testing showing fatigue cracking on a spline shaft

Kakivik works with facility owners and operators to design and implement cost efficient, comprehensive asset management programs. Senior operations managers are available to discuss your needs and assist with defining your scope of work.


We provide the following core services for our clients:

  • American Concrete Institute standards applied to:
    • ACI Concrete inspections
  • American Petroleum Industry standards applied to:
    • API 510 Pressure vessel inspections
    • API 570 Piping inspections
    • API 653 Storage tank inspections
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers standards applied to:
    • ASME Pressure vessel and piping inspections
  • ASNT – American Society for Nondestructive Testing standards applied to:
    • AUT – Automated Ultrasonics
    • EMAT – Electromagnetic acoustic transducer
    • IRT – Infrared testing
    • LT – Leak testing
    • MFE – Magnetic flux exclusion
    • MT – Magnetic particle testing
    • PT – Liquid penetrant testing
    • RT – Radiographic testing
    • ATRT – Automated tangential radiography
    • RTR – Real time radiography
    • UT – Ultrasonic testing including long-range
    • PAUT – Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing
    • VT – Visual testing
  • AWS – American Welding Society standards applied to:
    • Bridge inspection
    • Building inspection
    • CWI - Certified Welding Inspections
  • Civil inspections
  • Code compliance inspections
  • Data analysis and management
  • DOT mobile cargo tanker inspections
  • Electrical inspections
  • Field machining – pipe beveling
  • Film interpretation
  • Fitness for purpose evaluations
  • Metallurgical analysis
  • Mobile/overhead crane inspections
  • NACE International (formerly known as the National Association of Corrosion Engineers) standards applied to:
    • NACE Cathodic protection
    • NACE Coating inspections
  • NICET – National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies standards applied to:
    • Corrosion analysis
    • Corrosion investigations - internal and external
  • Post-weld heat treatment
  • Quality Assurance/Quality Control program management
  • Regulatory inspections
  • Risk-based inspection programs
  • STI – Steel Tank Institute standards applied to:
    • STI tank inspections