Vibrant Corporation has been awarded a new patent covering methods for detecting surface defects with its resonance inspection technology. This patent capitalizes on work done to increase the sensitivity of Resonance Inspection for surface discontinuities and expands the potential for more complicated component inspection in the future.
“Expansion of our IP portfolio is an important aspect of Vibrant’s business plans, to expand and protect capabilities for our customers.” said Leanne Jauriqui, Vibrant Director of Technology and patent inventor.
Vibrant provides Process Compensated Resonance Testing services to the Aerospace and Power Generation industries worldwide through its facilities in the United States and Europe. PCRT applications range from quality assurance and process capability assessment for Original Equipment Manufacturers to in-service structural assessment and life monitoring for Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul organizations. Vibrant is certified to AS9100 Rev C, and ISO 9001:2008. www.vibrantndt.com