Welder Training and Qualification

Welder training and qualification in Cumbria

Responsive moved into its new premises recently and one of the first tasks was setting up our welder training area. 3 days of continuous welder qualifications and procedure qualifications had been booked in for a couple of local companies. Responsive offer a complete service, whether training of welders is required or simply an area with …

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Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing Vs Conventional X-Radiography

Recently we have been involved in pricing a project destined for BP Shah Deniz Stage 2 Project in Baku, the Caspian Sea. The work involves the Phased Array Testing of Stainless Steel butt welds 60mm thick, a total weld length of 75 meters. All of the previous welds on the project had been radiographed but these …

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New Software Aids Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing

As part of Responsive’s commitment to invest within the business new software in the form of ES Beam Tool from Eclipse Scientific is now purchased and in use. Es Beam tool is a suit of software that allows the pre-setup of ultrasonic testing including conventional pulse echo UT, Phased Array and Time Of Flight Diffraction. …

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New Blood at Responsive

With our ongoing expenditure and growth its about time Responsive trained a new employee. Rikki starts training to become our latest technician starting out with Penetrant and Magnetic Testing whilst also starting to appreciate volumetric techniques such as ultrasonic testing. Rikki’s training will be a mix of on the job shadowing other technicians and classroom …

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Metal Work Solutions (UK) Ltd – Ensuring Safety At Haig Mining Museum

Responsive Ltd have recently visited Metal Work Solutions (UK) Ltd’s Carlisle base to carry out Ultrasonic Testing of various parts to ensure that the items meet the requirements said down by Haig Mining Museum. Haig Pit in Whitehaven was closed down in 1986 and up until 1997 it was not used before being turned into …

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Making Waves at 64

Responsive have a commitment to training and qualification. Doug Martin has recently passed his PCN level 2 ultrasonic testing of welds after 12 month on the job with director Lee Grears and 3 weeks of training and exams at Lavender International in Penistone. To top it off, this made the news locally in Cumbria given …

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Wave Access Vessel – A Proud Moment For Responsive

Over the past twelve month Responsive have been providing inspection and testing services to Coastal Charters Ltd during the fabrication of their custom design fast crew transfer vessel in Cumbria. The vessel measuring at 25 meter long and fully aluminium is set to be the answer to the growing offshore industries around the world, although …

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ISO 9001 – Success

We are pleased to announce today we successfully achieved ISO 9001 accreditation for our quality management system. I would like to thank our staff at Responsive Ltd for taking the time and effort in making this an easy process and embracing what this accreditation can do for our business. We’ve had the pleasure of CAG …

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New Site Online

We’ve been using our time at Christmas very wisely indeed and decided it was about time we created a new website. Our old site was online for just over 12 months and started to feel a little old. So, bare with us. You may well come across a couple of issues but these will be …

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