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TCR Arabia

  1. 1. Ar a bi a Trusted QA Partner Company Presentation Saudi Arabia | June 2007
  2. 2. Agenda  TCR-Arabia: Trusted QA Services – Service Offering – Industry Verticals Supported – Saudia Local Service and the India based support – Customers and Approvals  Quality Assurance Services – Material Testing – Failure Analysis and Metallurgical Consulting – Inspection – Sourcing  TCR Institute for Materials Technology  Manpower Deployment  Summary 2 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  3. 3. Quality Assurance Experts: TCR Arabia  Joint Venture between TCR Engineering Services and GAS Arabian Services – Located in Jubail, KSA  State-of-the-art Facilities – Failure and Root Cause Analysis, NACE Sour Gas corrosion (HIC and SSC), Portable XRF and OES alloy analyzers, In-situ Metallography, Chemical Analysis Spectrometers, Microstructure Image Analysis, Automated UT using TOFD, Ultrasonic Flaw Detector, NDT Services  Constant Innovation and Research – Frequent Addition of Equipment – Research new advances in Metallography and NDT  Deep Domain Expertise – Strong Management team  Supported by team of over 120 Engineers, Metallurgists, Chemists and technicians  Demonstrated Customer Satisfaction – Over 2000 customers in India and over 30 in Kuwait  Over 500 completed Failure Analysis Projects Worldwide  Over 600 completed Positive Material Identification Projects – International customers in USA, Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Middle-East  Preferred back-end outsourced quality assurance company 3 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  4. 4. Services for Corporations  Infrastructure Project Development – Reverse Engineering, Assistance in Plant Health Assessment, Third Party Inspection, Sourcing, NDT Services  Petroleum and Chemical – Sour Gas Corrosion Testing, Elevated Temperature Tests, PMI, Mechanical Testing, Chemical Analysis, Failure Analysis, Metallurgical Consulting, NDT Services, Automated UT using ToFD, LRUT, MFL  Fabrication Companies – WPQR, Micro and Macrostructure Analysis, SEM and EDAX Analysis, Overseas TPI, Chemical and Mechanical, PMI, NDT Services, PWHT  Facility Management – Remaining Life Assessment, In-situ Metallography, PMI in Stockrooms, LIMS Software, MiC Software, shutdown QA and NDT Management  Trading – TPI in India, Sourcing, Vendor/Supplier Qualification  Corporate – Training, Recruitment Interview Assistance, Manpower, Metallurgical Consulting 4 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  5. 5. Serving Multiple Industry Verticals Onshore O&G plants Refining & Chemicals Electronics Manufacturing Offshore Oil Plants Power Generation Shipping Automotive Construction Pulping Defence Manufacturing Goods Mining & Metals Pharma and Biotech Aerospace Medical Products 5 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  6. 6. Services Overview Engineering Consulting Metallurgical Services Root Cause Sourcing Career Failure Analysis On-site QA Services Development Lab Software Contract Products R&D Third-Party Non Destructive Training Inspection Testing UT,RT,DP, Welder Manpower PMI LT,MP Qualification Remaining Life Assessment TOFD In-situ Metallography Auto UT Material Testing Laboratory Corrosion Mechanical Metallography Chemical Analysis Detection Testing ASTM Machine Wet Spectroscopy Methods Shop Chemistry RoHS NACE Compliance (Sour Gas) Lead Inspection 6 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  7. 7. Corrosion Testing In-depth Corrosion Testing Facilities  – Intergranular Corrosion Test (IGC) ASTM A262 A-F  Oxalic Acid Test, ASTM A262 Practice A (Oxalic Acid Etch)  Ferric Sulfate - Sulfuric Acid, ASTM A262 Practice B (Streicher Test)  Nitric Acid, ASTM A262 Practice C (Huey Test)  ASTM A262 Practice D (Modified Strauss Test)  Copper - Copper Sulfate - 16% sulfuric acid, ASTM A262 Practice E (Strauss)  Copper - Copper Sulfate - 50% sulfuric acid, ASTM A262 - Practice F – Pitting Corrosion test as per ASTM G48 Specification – Hydrogen-Induced Cracking Test (HIC) as per NACE TM0284 – Sulfide Stress Corrosion Cracking Test (SSCC) as per NACE TM 0177 – Salt Spray Test per ASTM B117 – Chloride Stress Corrosion Test as per ASTM G36 Specification – Corrosion test as per ASTM G35 specification Proof Rings and High Pressure Autoclaves for – Ammonia Vapor Test NACE Tests – Corrosion test as per ASTM A761 Specification 7 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  8. 8. Positive Material Identification  Portable XRF and Portable OES in KSA for On-site alloy verification – Portable X-Ray Florescence (XRF) Spectrometers – Portable Optical Emission Spectrometer (OES)  Time and Material or fixed-cost engagements – Highly Mobile and Experienced Team  Access to 12 PMI instruments that can be deployed – Team TCR has provided PMI services to over 600 projects including major oil and petrochemical installations in XMet 3000TX India, Middle-East and Malaysia  Services provided to Multiple Industry Verticals – Oil and Gas companies, Petrochemicals, Metal producers, Foundries, Metal Fabricators, Scrap yards, Scrap traders, Electric utility companies, Fossil and nuclear power plants, Niton XLT Refining and petrochemical industry, Construction Engineering, and the Chemical process industry XMet 3000 8 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  9. 9. Failure and Root Cause Analysis  Unravel the mysteries  Investigation Procedure surrounding parts and assembly – Collection of background data and failures selection of samples – Preliminary examination of the – Access to Scanning Electron failed part Microscopes (SEM) equipped with a thin film window Energy – Complete metallurgical analysis of Dispersive X-ray Spectroscopy failed material (EDS) system and a variable – Examination of the failed part pressure vacuum including Macroscopic and  Strong Experience undertaking Microscopic examination and EDS wide range of inspections – If necessary tests also include Weld Examination, Case Depth, Residue Analysis – Decarburization Measurement, – Corrosion Analyses/Studies Coating/Plating Evaluation, – On-Site Investigations Surface Evaluation and/or Grain Material Selection – Size Determination – Manufacturing Processes – Chemical analysis Evaluation – Simulate environmental conditions – Welding Studies – Selection and testing of – Product Design Evaluation alternative products / procedures – Fractography – Analysis of all the evidence.  On-site evaluation – Formulation of conclusions and writing the report (Including  Consulting services recommendations). 9 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  10. 10. Metallography Studies  Evaluate the characteristics of metals – In-situ Metallographic Preparation & Examination – Heat treatment condition, microstructure, forming process – Macro and Micro Examination – Micro Hardness Testing Leco 500 Image Analysis System – Coating / Plating Evaluation (ASTM B487, ASTM B748) – Weld Examination , Case Depth and Decarburization Measurement  In-house developed Microstructure Characterizer Software 2.0 Inverted Metallurgical Microscope MiC 2.O 10 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  11. 11. In-situ Metallography  Onsite Examination and Evaluation of Plant Equipment – Equipment and piping operating at elevated temperatures undergo microstructural changes which can reduce original design properties and cause unexpected failures  Study of Replica under SEM, XRD, and optical Microscopes at TCR laboratory in India 304SS Tube Creep Voids  Field Metallography can be used as a tool to determine remaining life, fitness for service, and damage assessment from creep mechanisms or fire damage. – Useful in determining the cause for cracking, degree of overheating, verification of alloy type or other damage mechanisms manifested by microstructural changes  Applications in Heater Tubes, Boiler tubes, Steam Piping & Tanks 11 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  12. 12. Chemical Analysis State-of-the-Art Spectrometers and Wet  Chemistry lab – Rapid, accurate analysis of individual & combined chemical elements Conducting analytical tests for Ferrous,  Non Ferrous Metals, Ceramics, Glass, Glow Discharge Refractories, Minerals and Ferro Alloys Spectrometer – Aluminum Alloys, Carbon, Low Alloy ARL Quantris & Stainless Steels, Cobalt Alloys, Optical Emissions Spectrometer Copper Alloys, Jewelry and Dental Alloys, Magnesium Alloys, Nickel Alloys, Superalloys, Titanium Alloys, Tool Steels, Zinc Alloys, Cast Iron, Weld Metals, Gases, Industrial Water Inductively Coupled Plasma and Process Solutions Optical Emission Spectrometer Spectrometer Classical Wet Chemistry using  Gravimetry and Titrimetry procedures Analytical and interpretive expertise  – Method development and validation, Identification of unknown materials Automatic Atomic Absorption Carbon – Sulphur Spectrometer Determination 12 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  13. 13. Mechanical Testing  Highly trained staff possesses extensive experience in engineering, mechanics, and materials science  Comprehensive range of mechanical testing services – Tensile Testing including elevated temperature tests  UTM of 1000 KN capacity, UTM of 400 KN capacity and UTM of 30000 lbs capacity with Electronic Controls and Extensometers – Charpy Impact Test (weld and HAZ), Izod Impact Test – Weldability – Bend Test, Compression Flaring / Flattening – Hardness Testing (Rockwell, Brinell, Superficial Micro Hardness) – Nick Break – Drop Weight – Proof Load – Fasteners – Hydraulic / Pneumatic Test, Component Testing, and more. –  Fully equipped machine shop undertakes precision fabrication as per specification requirements. – CNC lathes, mills, stress-free grinding equipment, saws, surface grinders, and more. 13 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  14. 14. Non Destructive Testing  Strong and Experienced NDT team – Automated Ultrasonic Inspection  Time of Flight Diffraction (ToFD) – Long Range Ultrasonic Testing  Ability to work with both Nickel and Cobalt bracelets for over ground and buried pipelines to conduct rapid screening using UT principles – Handheld scanners using Saturated Low Frequency Eddy Current (SLOFEC)  Fast Detection of longitudinal and transverse cracks – Post Weld Heat Treatment (PWHT) – Ultrasonic Flaw Detection – Liquid Dye Penetrant Testing, Magnetic Particle Testing – Radiography – Ferrite Measurement, Portable Hardness – In-Situ Metallography of boilers and pressure vessels – Visual Inspection and TPI Field Services  Qualified with ASNT Level II and III certifications – Available on a call-out basis or for long-term projects – Qualified NDT Personnel from India 14 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  15. 15. NDT – TOFD, Flaw Detection, Ferrite Measurement  Time of Flight (TOFD) Inspection – Amplitude independent accurate flaw sizing on a wide coverage area with extremely fast scanning Fisher – MP30 Measurement of ferrite content in austenitic steel welds, normal construction steel with austenitic chrome alloy steel welded cladding (e.g., in boilers, vessels, etc.) and duplex steel EPOCH LT – Ultrasonic Flaw Detection Flaw detection in difficult field conditions or demanding production environments OmniScan MX from Olympus NDT 15 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  16. 16. Engineering Consulting  Experienced and competent staff is available for consultation – Comprehensive cost-effective solutions for challenging process and product problems  Problems solved in areas of – Metallurgical Engineering – Corrosion Engineering – Welding Engineering – RoHS Compliance – Mechanical Engineering – Heat Treating – Forming and Casting – Materials Selection – Test Procedure Selection  Training Seminars and Workshops 16 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  17. 17. Inspection across India  Independent, Third-Party Quality Assurance Factory Audit – Verifying the capability of a manufacturer to meet contract conditions Loading OEM – Assist in creating a first Supervision Development production prototype – Random and detailed visual inspection of products TCR Inspects Across India – Loading Supervision and Logistics Management Final Initial Random  Inspectors Travel across India Production Inspection Check – Defined Operations Procedure  Testing Co-ordination – Samples picked by the In-Production Check inspection team are sent to TCR’s Material Testing Lab 17 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  18. 18. Product and Material Sourcing  Leveraging Relationships with customers at the Lab  Defined Sourcing Guidelines: – TCR initially seeks details on product type, drawing, material specifications, required amount and quality with target delivery date – Visiting the marketplace, contacting manufacturers, Customers of TCR, traders and steel producers, to establish production capability, availability, quality and Material Inspection unit price. Testing and QA – Providing a FOB product price quote. TCR directly negotiates with the supplier and provides a competitive TCR bid. Expertise – If price and quality parameters are acceptable by the client, TCR instructs the manufacturer to produce an Sourcing appropriate sample prototype for approval. The prototype is shipped to the client. – Once samples are approved, product order is placed with all manufacturing suppliers. Payment and shipping logistics are verified by TCR. 18 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  19. 19. TCR Institute for Materials Technology  Training students with our  Trainers can be sent to KSA knowledge gained over the and across the Middle-East past 34 years in the material  Available Courses science industry – Introduction to Metallography – Training facility is equipped – Eddy Current Testing with latest technologies – Magnetic particle Testing  Training style is highly – Liquid Penetrant Testing effective – Radiography – Trainers are professionals in – Ultrasonic Testing the technical education field  ASNT Level I and II  “Coachingquot; approach to – Exam and certifications training  Custom Training Available – Hands-on Teaching with – Minimum 4 students and a practical examples max of 10 students per class  Long term accommodations  Job Placement Assistance available at a nearby hotel in India 19 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  20. 20. Manpower Recruitment  Personnel available with strong experience – Design, fabrication, construction, inspection and erection of Pressure Vessels, Heat Exchangers, Towers, Stacks, Tanks, Plant Pressure Piping, Offshore oil wells and many advanced projects  Years of Experience – ASNT Level III personnel with of 7-15 years – ASNT Level II personnel with 5-10 years  Fast Mobilization and Deployment – ASNT Level II and III (MP, UT, RT, LP, VT) – AWS/CSWIP Senior Welding Inspector – API 510 and 570 Certified Inspectors – CSWIP Plant Inspector Level I (PL 11, PL 12) – Welding Inspector Qualification – Electrical Inspectors – Paint Inspectors – ASNT RFI  Ready to work on projects across the globe 20 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  21. 21. Global Customers – TCR and TCR Arabia Middle-East USA & Canada Asia-Pacific Europe 21 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  22. 22. Customers in India - TCR Engineering 22 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  23. 23. Organization Chart Board of Directors AbdulRahman K. Al-Dabal Chairman V.K. Bafna President T.N. Murali Technical Manager Rohit Bafna Director Sales Metallurgical Consulting and Amit Bafna Corrosion and Metallurgical Failure Analysis NDT Services Manager Laboratory 23 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  24. 24. Serving Local Markets TCR Engineering Services Pvt. Ltd. TCR World, USA 14625 Baltimore Avenue, #109 35 Pragati Industrial Estate, Laurel, MD 20707, USA N. M Joshi Marg, Lower Parel Tel: +1-240-505-0739 Mumbai - 400 011, Maharashtra, India E-Mail: Tel : 23073390, 23092347, 23097921 Fax : +91-(22)-23080197 TCR-Arabia E-Mail: C/o GAS Arabian Services Room 218 3rd Floor Al-Fanateer Mall Flagship Laboratory Royal Commission Area, Industrial City TCR Engineering Navi Mumbai P.O. Box 10487 Al-Jubail 31961 Plot No. EL-182, MIDC-TTC, Electronic Zone, Tel. # : +966 3 3472696 Behind Nelco, Mhape, Navi Mumbai-400 705 Fax # : +966 3 3473480 Maharashtra, India E-Mai: Tel: 27612324, 27631508, 27610921-22-23 Fax: +91-(22)-27612044 TCR-KIL Inspection and Corrosion Company E-Mail: P.O.Box 47246, Fahaheel-64023 Near Commercial Bank Ahmadi, Kuwait TCR Advanced Engineering, Baroda Tel: +965-3984280, +965-5072765 36/2/9, First Floor, Abhishek Complex Fax: +965-3984280 G.I.D.C., Makarpura, E-Mail: Vadodara - 390 010, Gujrat, India Tel: +91-(0265)-2657233, 2643024 Fax: +91-(0265)-2634375 E-Mail: 24 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  25. 25. Summary  Nimble and Fast, driven by quality and processes – Supported by “best practice” processes and methodologies  Strong quality standards – Soon to ensure ISO 170025 lab with Aramco approval in KSA  Deep understanding of Customer needs – Listening closely and documenting each communication  Committed to Research in Material Science – Product Evaluation, Material Selection  Supporting local NDT societies – Saudi Arabian Section ASNT and Bahrain Society of Customer Engineers Drive Commercial  Meet us in Booth # H07 at the 4th Middle East Developing Edge People Building NDT Conference & Exhibition in Bahrain trust through – Dec 2 to 5, 2007 Health, Safety & Hands–on Environment Execution mindset Openness and Honesty 25 Proprietary & Confidential © 2007
  26. 26. Questions? Email: