Donald McNichol: About the Author
Application Specialist, Evisive, Inc.

Donald McNichol

Donald McNichol began his career as an Electrical Engineer, involved with high precision mechanical metrology products. During the past 10 years he has been heavily involved with the development of microwave inspection of non-metallic materials, initially focusing on the field deployment of the technology and later on application to specific materials such as HDPE (high density polyethylene) Polypropylene and FRPs. He is qualified to level lll in microwave inspection by Evisive and is working toward the same ASNT qualification.

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July/August 2017 Inspectioneering Journal

Composite technology developed for pipeline repair can be a cost-effective method of improving safety while keeping maintenance costs down. However, composite materials present significant challenges to conventional NDT methods.

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