Sieger Terpstra: About the Author
Principal Technical Expert Inspection Technology, Shell Global Solutions International BV

Sieger Terpstra

After graduation in 1981 in Applied Physics, Sieger Terpstra started at the Royal Dutch Shell Laboratory in Amsterdam, working on Development of NDT (Non-Destructive Testing) techniques and their deployment at Shell’s Operating Units. After roles in Shell’s Downstream central organization and in Upstream for structural inspection, he returned in 1998 to the central organization in Amsterdam in Inspection Technology. He is currently in a global support role as Principal Technical Expert, involved with NDT consultancy, Non-Intrusive Inspection, assessment of NDT Reliability, and involved with Research & Development of Inspection Technology, Corrosion Monitoring, and remote – robotic – deployment of inspection technology.

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November/December 2019 Inspectioneering Journal

This article examines multiple trials that entailed testing robotic systems on different non-magnetic surfaces to identify the feasibility of detecting CUI using robotics in combination with NDE technology.

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