Who Needs an Independent Supervisor?
Pipe installation is a very straightforward procedure, isn’t it? You produce a pipe, transport it to the site and install it. Most companies think they understand all of the requirements and procedures for GRP pipe installation. But why, then, do 78 % of the pipeline final tests, performed at these very companies, fail on the first attempt?
During our last meeting, a customer said: “Don’t worry, our pipes are very good. Success is guaranteed.” Then continued with: “Why to pay an independent supervisor if we have a very good installation company and instructions for the installation procedure from the manufacturing company?”
But I had many reasons to believe their experts were wrong. Do you want to know what happened during the pipeline test? Click the button below to read the complete report.
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