OCTG Inpsection Division

Drill Pipe Inspection

Tubestar can provide full range of pipe inspection ion sizes ranging from 2-3/8" to 6.5/8" while following customer's specifications and edition of DS-1 or API guidelines. We have state-of-the-art tube inspection equipment to meet API inspection requirements or third party inspections, including full-length wall thickness measurement of the pipe tubes. Also have various types EMI of units, conventional ones as well as dual-function units with wall monitoring. Drill Pipe Inspection services includes:

  • Visual body and thread inspection
  • UT Thickness Gauging
  • Thread gauging
  • End Area Inspections
  • Electromagnetic Inspection (EMI)
  • Ultrasonic Inspection On End Area
  • Wet and Dry Magnetic Particle Inspection
  • Dimensional Inspection

We also can provide refacing, straightening and pipe internal and external cleaning services.


BHA / Tools Inspection

Bottom Hole Assembly (BHA) inspections are carried out as per latest editions of API and DS-1 (3-5) guidelines. BHA inspections services include:

  • Visual Inspections
  • Thread Gauging
  • Wet and Dry Magnetic Particle Inspection
  • Dimensional Inspection

Optional service of refacing if required can be provided.

Casing / Tubing Inspection

Inspection of used casing or tubing is carried out in accordance with API Spec 5CT and the general scope shall include:

  • OD Blasting
  • ID Cleaning
  • Spot Wall Thickness Measurements
  • Grade Sorting
  • EMI on Body (Tubing)
  • Visual Thread Inspection
  • Full Length Drifting
  • Black Light Inspections
  • Hydraulic Pressure Testing
  • Bucking Services