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Introduction of NDT Methods and Techniques in Power Plants

This paper presents an overview of the major components in different power plants, followed by a survey of the typical failure mechanisms, a discussion of inspection challenges, and an explanation of the NDT methods and techniques that help to maintain equipment integrity in power plants.



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