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Full Service NDT & Expanded Geographic Presence

December 02 2015

SKC Engineering and SKC Inspection & NDT have been acquired by Applus+ RTD, Canada.     This exciting development will offer many benefits to both new and existing clients including expanded NDT service offerings in British Columbia and a wider geographic base for Welding Engineering across Canada.   The companies will continue to carry on business under the SKC name with no major changes to operational management.

Key advantages bought by this change include:

  • Introduction of full NDT services in British Columbia, including Radiography
  • Expanded workforce and availability of technicians to support large projects and shutdowns
  • Access to leading global expertise in advanced NDT applications
  • Expanded geographic platform for Professional Services across Canada including Welding Engineering, Welding Simulation, Structural Engineering and Materials Testing
  • Access to technicians across the globe for quality assurance and vendor surveillance

About Applus+ Group

Applus+ is one of the world’s leading and most innovative companies in the Testing, Inspection and Certification sector. It provides solutions for customers in all types of industries to ensure that their assets and products meet quality, health & safety and environmental standards and regulations.   Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, Applus+ operates in more than 70 countries and employs 20,000 people.   


About SKC

With its headquarters in Vancouver, SKC has an extensive client base and is diversified in sectors such as marine, infrastructure, construction and energy.  SKC is well established as one of British Columbia’s leading providers of Welding Engineering and related services, including Non-Destructive Testing.    This profile compliments Applus+ existing portfolio allowing rapid entry into the Non-Destructive Testing market in British Columbia while simultaneously bringing other Professional services to the rest of Canada.