Tuesday 6th February

We have been supporting bp and Briggs Marine for nearly nine years and to continue our ongoing training programme for their UK bulk storage terminals, our Jodi Annette visits the Buncefield terminal at Hemel Hempstead to deliver our industry approved joint integrity training. Often overlooked (in terms of mechanical joint integrity) bulk storage terminals are

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Monday 5th January

We welcome another cohort of management and sales team from Lokring UK and Ireland to attend our industry approved mechanical joint integrity training course at our new South Wales Centre of Excellence. Once again we’re looking forward to some very interesting and open discussion.


TEACH ME AND I REMEMBER INVOLVE ME AND I LEARN When we deliver our joint integrity training, we emphasise the ‘why’ not just the ‘how’. It’s crucial for the learning experience. Beyond the ‘how’ lies a deeper comprehension of the underlying principles, fostering a comprehensive engagement and understanding among learners. We have invested heavily in

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LDAR Services in Nigeria

We are pleased to announce the signing of a long-term contract with a leading oil and gas service company for leak detection and repair services in Nigeria, a move that further strengthens our international presence. This collaboration follows a successful visit to the country, where we implemented our LDAR program at an oil and gas

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If there’s anything worse than loose bolts..

It’s NO bolts!! Found by us during a compliance audit at site – sadly not the only one. Our QA teams are still finding far too many issues with bolted flange joints in the chemical industry. Loose bolts, over-torqued bolts, no bolts, short bolts, incorrect type/size gasket, no gasket! no bolt lubrication, misalignment….the list is

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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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What is LDAR?

“I’m sometimes asked what is meant by LDAR, so I’ve written a short article that explains the process and its importance. Whether you’re new to LDAR or just curious, this piece is for you. What is LDAR? | LinkedIn” Dr Gavin Smith, Technical Director of Phoenix Technology Group Ltd. This is the first in series

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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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Centre of Excellence

It is with great pride that I can now formally announce that our brand new, purpose built Centre of Excellence is operational. We will be showcasing all our Phoenix Technology Group UK manufactured products and services such as gaskets and LDAR leak detection/inspection. We will also be offering our newest service to industry – torque

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We’re at ADIPEC

If you are attending, why not drop by for a coffee and learn more about our joint integrity management and training services.. Hall 12 (Wales Pavilion)Stand #12235