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Ultrasonic Leak Detection (ULD) Survey

Secure Your Cargo with Reliable Hatch Cover Inspections: Ultrasonic Technology at Its Finest

Ensure the weathertight integrity of your vessel's hatch covers with GEOMAR's advanced ultrasonic inspection services. Our experienced and certified surveyors utilize cutting-edge technology to pinpoint even the smallest leaks and potential weaknesses, safeguarding your cargo and preventing costly delays.


Why Choose Ultrasonic Hatch Cover Inspection?

  • Non-destructive Testing: Unlike traditional water testing methods, ultrasonic inspections avoid damaging your hatch covers, ensuring long-term integrity.

  • Fast and Efficient: Our swift inspections minimize downtime and expedite cargo operations, keeping your shipments on schedule.

  • Unmatched Accuracy: Ultrasonic technology detects leaks invisible to the naked eye, guaranteeing comprehensive and reliable results.

  • All-Weather Performance: Inspections can be conducted regardless of weather conditions, ensuring year-round protection for your cargo.

  • Detailed Reporting: Receive a comprehensive report outlining all findings, including the location and severity of any leaks, recommendations for repairs, and photographic evidence.

How Ultrasonic Inspection Works:

  • Ultrasonic Equipment Operators: Our trained and certified surveyors position high-frequency sound transducers inside holds.

  • Leak Detection: Ultrasonic waves travel through the hatch cover, and any leaks generating detectable signals.

  • Precise Analysis: Our inspectors use specialized equipment to analyze the signals and pinpoint the exact location and severity of leaks.

  • Actionable Insights: You receive a detailed report and clear recommendations for timely repairs, ensuring the continued weathertightness of your hatch covers.

Benefits of Choosing GEOMAR:

  • Experienced Inspectors: Experienced Inspectors: Our team boasts extensive experience for almost 15 years in the operation of ultrasonic equipment. Operators of ultrasonic equipment are externally trained and certified.

  • Cutting-Edge Technology: We utilize the latest ultrasonic equipment approved by Class Societies and duly callibrated.

  • Accreditation: GEOMAR certified by ABS Class as approved service suppliers for the ultrasonic hatch cover inspection. Company quality management system certified in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 covers ULD Inspection services.

  • Commitment to Safety: We prioritize the safety of your crew, cargo, and vessel throughout the inspection process.


Contact GEOMAR today to schedule your ultrasonic hatch cover inspection and experience the peace of mind that comes with knowing your cargo is secure.

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