C.l.S. Ltd. Wallsend, offer third-party inspections, technical advice, and surveying in the oil and gas industry, as well as in other sectors, throughout the UK. Using the latest technology and their own unique reporting system, they are dedicated to meeting customers’ needs and requirements, and are driven by quality. A newly formed company based in the heart of the North East within the Swan Hunters regeneration zone on the banks of the Tyne, their in-depth technical approach to work is based on over 20 years of experience in the oil, gas and petrochemical sectors throughout the UK, but are always pleased to form new working relationships and can work in many different sectors. The inspectors are certified to a minimum of NACE / ICORR level 2 and have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in their respective fields, and offer a comprehensive third-party inspection of all aspects of fabric maintenance, from surface preparation to completion, ensuring that work is up to specifications and any required standards are met.

C.I.S. has the expertise and the technology to carry out a comprehensive assessment of coatings, insulation and PFP conditions and deliver an in-depth analysis, with all the answers a client needs.
The technical survey reporting system is unique to C.l.S Ltd, and coupled with a registered database of quality control and quality assessment templates, they gather information that forms the analysis and advice to their clients.

They can offer destructive and non-destructive tests to determine the condition of coatings, measuring adhesion strength and overall thickness, holiday testing, salt tests and surface profile readings amongst others, and they can also provide in-depth corrosion surveys, each component, whether structural or pipework, is measured and then its condition determined using the RI scale. Passive Fire Prevention (PFP) is a vital part of keeping any working environment safe, and detailed PFP surveys to either verify existing surveys, or establish that an area meets the required standard, can 
be provided.

Without knowing why something works, it can be hard to determine why it might fail. Their experienced investigators can provide a comprehensive failure analysis service, considering conditions, application and other factors to deliver an unbiased diagnostic report that can also help prevent future failures.

C.l.S Ltd is driven by quality, their experienced investigators and qualified inspectors can provide a comprehensive failure analysis service, and are dedicated to delivering their customers ‘ desired outcome, from third party inspection of coating conditions to assessing PFP standards and personal safety. As the industry is ever changing and evolving, they only use the latest technology and equipment to ensure their commitment to quality.