Part 12 – Dents, Gouges & Dent-Gouge Combinations

INSPECT performs Part 12 assessments and generates detailed API 579 reports with a single button click.  Level 1 and 2 dent, gouge and dent-gouge combinations are available.  Dents and dent-gouge combinations may be placed on carbon steel cylindrical shells and pipe segments.  Gouges may be placed on cylindrical shells and pipe segments constructed from any material.  Other features include:

  • Brittle fracture analysis per Part 3 that may be individually specified for each Part 12 flaw.

  • Dent and gouge flaws displayed to scale on the INSPECT 3D model.

  • An option to consider dents in cyclic service.

  • The ability to store Part 12 flaw images, as many as may be required.

INSPECT Includes Level 1 and Level 2 Dent, Gouge & Dent-gouge Combination Assessments

How to Perform Part 12 Dent & Gouge Assessments in INSPECT

INSPECT Featured Capabilities