NDT Systems & Industrial Automation

Ultrasonic Inspection Systems

Railway Axle Inspection System

Railway Axle Inspection System

Blue Star E&E provides customised railway axle inspection systems according to the inspection needs of the customer. The axle inspection system inspects the forged axles of railway rolling stock for UT radial scanning. The system comes with an in-feed slat conveyor, an axle pick and place gantry and an immersion tank with three axes scanner for radial UT scanning of forged railway axle.

A few notable features are:

  • Ability to detect internal defects and fatigue defects in the axle
  • One-position, integrated flaw detection for axle
  • Compatibility with flaw detection in all types of train axles
  • Optional facility to automatically load and unload railway axles
  • Detection waveform to display and playback in A, B, C scans or bar-chart
  • Automatic data report creation and highlighting of defects in tested components
  • Reduced inspection time
  • Full volumetric coverage
  • Nearest sub-surface resolution
  • High PRF and throughput
  • Automated data saving
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