🎄🎅🏻⛄️The gift that keeps on giving….all year round.

*Our new 36 page joint integrity handbook (complete with double sided flange gap tool). Perfect for all personnel working with bolted flange joints on pressurised systems. Inside you will find a wealth of information taken from the most up to date industry standards. Guidance on flange disassembly, flange bolt size & number charts, ring joint

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When the unthinkable happens…

Blog post by Christopher Mellows Four years ago my colleague and I carried out a compliance audit on a large chemical plant. Part of the audit was to observe working practices, to understand the culture of the organisation and to physically view and inspect a selection of bolted flange joints.For obvious reasons I cannot divulge

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When “that’s fine” isn’t fine….

When “that’s fine” isn’t fine.. | LinkedIn Here’s a recent article by Chris Mellows, Director of Zulu Joint Integrity and Training regarding flange make-up tolerances and why the phrase “that’s fine” often isn’t the case. Only too often our QA/flange inspection teams witness misaligned bolted flange joints. At our new Centre of Excellence, we deliver

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ASME

Did you know that ASME (The American Society of Mechanical Engineers) have revised the status of PCC-1 guidelines for Pressure Boundary Bolted Flange Joint Assembly? Written by many industry experts, the guideline status has been elevated to a standard and this is a gamechanger for our UK industries. This document uses the most up-to-date bolting principles for

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A real team effort..

This week we are delivering industry approved mechanical joint integrity training to classes that consist of representatives from Altrad UK, Ireland & Nordics, JENKINS & DAVIES ENGINEERING (Techno Engineering Limited) and Enerveo. A real mix of different companies working together to achieve the same training goal. It’s an exciting time as this weeks cohort are the first of many

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