KAOTHEEM has experienced API 936 certified Refractory Inspectors, including our resident refractory engineering subject matter expert (SME) Oscar H Thackery. We provide support on the following:

A: Inspection Services

  • Refractory installations (brick, castables, and ceramic fiber systems);
  • Refractory anchor system layouts;
  • Prequalification of refractory materials;
  • Burner tiles/blocks and precast shapes manufacture;
  • Refractory lined equipment during emergency or scheduled maintenance turnarounds or shutdowns;
  • Dry-out process – before, during, and after; and
  • Heaters, FCCU, SRU, thermal oxidizers, and others, through the use of thermography.

B: QA/QC Services

  • Review of vendor specifications for compliance with API & owner’s standards;
  • Review of project specific vendor refractory installation packages;
  • Prequalification of refractory installation personnel for gunning, ramming, hand-packing, and bricklaying;
  • Monitoring and witnessing of material installation and application;
  • Monitoring of project compliance with specifications, installation quality procedures, and good practice guidelines; and
  • Providing project support, remotely and/or on site/in shop.

C: Auditing Services

  • Approving refractory contractors and potential new refractory installation companies;
  • Laboratory refractory testing facilities; and
  • Refractory product manufacturing facilities.

Refractory Inspection Services

KAOTHEEM has been serving the oil and gas, petroleum and petrochemical, chemical, power generation, pipeline and potash industries since 2016.

As one of the indigenous NDT companies in Africa, we are owned and operated by our Highly Trained Employees and Team of Professionals, Inventors & Technologist Partners across the globe.

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Phone: +44 7780 108560

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