Inspection services

Highland undertakes all types of inspection projects to Det Norske Veritas – (DNV), American Bureau of Shipping – (ABS) and LEEA requirements for clients from a worldwide broad industry spectrum. 


Our personnel are experienced, multi-disciplined and fully qualified to British Institute of Non Destructive Testing (BINDT) PCN and American Society of Non Destructive Testing (ASNT) levels. 

Highland carries out NDT Inspection on the Critical Load Path and all Hoisting and Handling Tools as per OEM guidelines. 

We can deliver a comprehensive range of advanced testing techniques and equipment to the latest UK, American and European standards. In addition the Group provides Quality Assurance and Quality Control services, ensuring the highest standards of quality and safety are maintained. 

Highland can provide specialist advice on LIFTING EQUIPMENT REGULATORY compliance and conduct Lifting Equipment Surveys in accordance with SI2307 / SI2306 Legislation and the requirements of the Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER) and Provisions & Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER). We have a large team of Qualified LOLER inspection personnel who are capable of mobilising worldwide at short notice. Our online software system gives our clients access to all their reports and certification from anywhere with an internet connection. 

Inspection Services Include: 


  • Project Management

  • Non Destructive Testing – All Disciplines

  • Special Periodical Surveys / UWILD Surveys to DNV & ABS

  • UTM Surveys

  • DROPS Surveys

  • Derrick Inspection (in accordance with API 4G Cat III)

  • Crane Inspection

  • SI2307 Lifting Equipment & Accessories Inspection (LOLER)

  • Hoisting and Handling Drilling Tool Inspection

  • Critical Load Path Inspection

  • HP/LP Ultrasonic Pipe Inspection

  • Diving Interpretation – ECI & ACFM

  • EX Inspections

  • All other NDT Inspection as requested

Latest News

date: 2017-07-11 09:52:48

We’ve moved!

It is with great pleasure to announce that we’ve recently moved to our newly refurbished premises in Howe Moss Drive, Aberdeen. As part of Highland Oilfield Service’s plans for growth, our aims are to provide employees with a happier and healthier working environment and to provide resources for our clients to ensure a more personal focused service. We look forward to meeting with you...

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date: 2017-07-11 09:52:49

New Logo

As part of the company’s rebranding we have changed our logo, so please look out for this in the future  

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