Inspection services

Highland undertakes all types of inspection projects to Det Norske Veritas – (DNV), American Bureau of Shipping – (ABS) and LEEA requirements for clients from a worldwide broad industry spectrum. 


Our personnel are experienced, multi-disciplined and fully qualified to British Institute of Non Destructive Testing (BINDT) PCN and American Society of Non Destructive Testing (ASNT) levels. 

Highland carries out NDT Inspection on the Critical Load Path and all Hoisting and Handling Tools as per OEM guidelines. 

We can deliver a comprehensive range of advanced testing techniques and equipment to the latest UK, American and European standards. In addition the Group provides Quality Assurance and Quality Control services, ensuring the highest standards of quality and safety are maintained. 

Highland can provide specialist advice on LIFTING EQUIPMENT REGULATORY compliance and conduct Lifting Equipment Surveys in accordance with SI2307 / SI2306 Legislation and the requirements of the Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER) and Provisions & Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER). We have a large team of Qualified LOLER inspection personnel who are capable of mobilising worldwide at short notice. Our online software system gives our clients access to all their reports and certification from anywhere with an internet connection. 

Inspection Services Include: 


  • Project Management

  • Non Destructive Testing – All Disciplines

  • Special Periodical Surveys / UWILD Surveys to DNV & ABS

  • UTM Surveys

  • DROPS Surveys

  • Derrick Inspection (in accordance with API 4G Cat III)

  • Crane Inspection

  • SI2307 Lifting Equipment & Accessories Inspection (LOLER)

  • Hoisting and Handling Drilling Tool Inspection

  • Critical Load Path Inspection

  • HP/LP Ultrasonic Pipe Inspection

  • Diving Interpretation – ECI & ACFM

  • EX Inspections

  • All other NDT Inspection as requested

Latest News

date: 2019-04-26 13:05:52

Brand New SIS Department

Highland OS Group is proud to announce that it has invested heavily in creating a ‘Specialist Inspection Solutions’ capability, that aims to deliver innovative, proactive inspection solutions to operators and their assets where challenges exist.   As demand increases for reduced downtime and increased plant availability, the application of specialised inspection techniques beco...

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date: 2019-04-26 12:25:08

Specialist Inspection Solutions

As demand increases for reduced downtime and increased plant availability, the application of specialised inspection techniques becomes an integral part of the process in assisting and integrity-based decision making.    Providing additional inspection accuracy and reliability reduces operational risks and downtime, and delivering added value to business operations.  These ap...

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