The complete lifecycle of slings and other
types of rigging equipment are catered for
by KTL Offshore’s Technical Services team.
These services can be offered in-house, offshore
or at a global level depending on the customers
It has been demonstrated that a process of
regular inspection and maintenance greatly
enhances the lifespan of equipment and as
a result, costs are reduced. Trained to
recognize physical and mechanical wear in
its early stages, our inspectors will highlight
any areas requiring attention.
KTL Offshore have one of the largest tensile
testing facilities in the industry - our 3 main
locations have DNV calibrated Test Beds
for the testing of rigging equipment.
These Test Beds are computer controlled
and capable of proof load testing the largest and longest slings and grommets.
Our Inspection, Testing and Certification (ITC) program for large diameter slings and grommets includes:
Our inspectors are also qualified in non-destructive testing such as magnetic particle inspection and magnetic rope testing.