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Global Markets for Nondestructive Testing Equipment and Services

Global Markets for Nondestructive Testing Equipment and Services

The global market for nondestructive testing (NDT) equipment and services reached $15.8 billion in 2016. This market should reach more than $17.2 billion in 2017 and $26.4 billion by 2022, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.9% through 2022.

Report Includes
An overview of the nondestructive testing (NDT) market.
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2016, estimates for 2017, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2022.
Identification of companies actively engaged in the development and manufacture of NDT equipment.
A look at key NDT technologies, including their individual histories and applications.
Discussion of key NDT end-user markets and sales by the technologies used within each market.
Relevant patent analysis.
Profiles of major players in the industry.

Report Scope
The report has been prepared in a clear, easily understandable format with a number of tables and charts/figures. The scope of the report includes a detailed study of global and regional markets for various types of NDT technologies and necessary equipment suitable for these technologies, as well as the market for NDT services offered by different companies around the world. This study provides an overview of NDT, developmental history of various NDT technologies, profiles of market leaders in NDT business and their new products as well as the consolidation trends within the industry.


Chapter 1: Introduction
Overview
Study Goals and Objectives
Reasons for Doing This Study
Intended Audience
Scope and Format
Methodology
Information Sources
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst's Credentials
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2: Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3: Overview
Definition of NDT Industry
Concepts in the Industry
Importance of the Industry
Life-Cycle Assessment
Life Cycle Cost
Technology Life Cycle
History of Nondestructive Testing (NDT)
History of Nondestructive Technologies.
Foreseeable Future Developments
Regulations and Standards
The American Society for Nondestructive Testing, Inc. (ASNT)
ASTM International (ASTM)
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
American Petroleum Institute (API)
American Welding Society (AWS)
Aerospace Industries Association (AIA)
National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (NBBI)
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
European Committee for Standardization (CEN
Standards Bodies from Other Nations
Chapter 4: Market for NDT Equipment by Technology and Services
Overview
Global Market for NDT Equipment and Services
Global Market for NDT Equipment by Technique
Global Market for NDT Equipment
Regional Market for NDT Equipment
Distribution of North American Market for NDT Equipment
Distribution of European Market for NDT Equipment
Distribution of Asia Pacific Market for NDT Equipment
Distribution of Rest of World Market for NDT Equipment
Global Market for Types of Ultrasonic NDT Techniques
Global Market for Ultrasonic NDT Equipment
Regional Market for Types of Ultrasonic NDT Equipment
Global Market for Types of Radiographic NDT Technologies
Global Market for Radiographic NDT Equipment
Regional Market for Radiographic NDT Equipment
Global Market for Types of Visual NDT Technologies
Global Market for Visual NDT Equipment
Regional Market for Visual NDT Equipment
Global Market for Types of Eddy-Current NDT Technologies
Global Market for Eddy-Current NDT Equipment
Regional Market for Eddy-Current NDT Equipment
Global Market for Types of Magnetic Particle NDT Technologies
Global Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Equipment
Regional Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Equipment
Global Market for Types of Acoustic Emission NDT Technologies
Global Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Equipment
Regional Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Equipment
Global Market for Types of Liquid Penetrant NDT Technologies
Global Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Equipment
Regional Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Equipment
Global Market for Types of Infrared Thermography NDT Technologies
Global Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Equipment
Regional Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Equipment
Global Market for Other NDT Technologies
Regional Market for Other NDT Technologies
Global Market for Various NDT Services
Regional Market for Various NDT Services
Distribution of North American Market for NDT Services
Distribution of European Market for NDT Services
Distribution of Asia Pacific Market for NDT Services
Distribution of Rest of World Market for NDT Services
Chapter 5: Markets for Applications of NDT
Overview of Applications of NDT
Global Market for NDT Applications
Global Market for Ultrasonic NDT Applications
Typical Ultrasonic NDT Applications
Trends and Developments in Ultrasonic NDT Technology
Global Market for Radiographic NDT Applications
Typical Applications of Radiographic NDT
Technology Trends and Developments
Global Market for Visual NDT Applications
Typical Visual NDT Applications
Global Market for Eddy Current NDT Applications
Typical Eddy Current NDT Applications
Global Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Applications
Typical Magnetic Particle NDT Applications
Technology Trends and Developments
Global Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Applications
Typical Acoustic Emission NDT Applications
Global Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Applications
Typical Liquid Penetrant NDT Applications
Technology Trends and Developments
Global Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Applications
Typical Infrared Thermography NDT Applications
Global Market for Other Types of NDT Applications
Chapter 6: Technology
Overview
Nondestructive Testing Methods
Ultrasonic Testing (UT)
Advantages of Ultrasonic Testing
Capabilities of Ultrasonic Testing
Types of Ultrasonic Testing systems
Equipment Used in Ultrasonic Testing
Advances in Ultrasound NDT Systems
Radiographic Testing (RT)
Technologies Used in Radiographic Technology
Benefits of Radiographic Testing
Equipment Used in Radiographic Technology
New Developments in Radiographic NDT Equipment
Visual Testing (VT)
Technologies Involved in Visual Testing
Equipment Involved in Visual Testing
Technology Trends and Developments in Visual Testing
New Developments in Visual NDT Equipment
Eddy Current Testing
Advantages and Disadvantages of Eddy Current Testing
Eddy Current Testing Techniques
Equipment for Eddy Current Testing
Technology Trends and Developments
New Equipment in Eddy Current Systems
Magnetic Particle Testing
Steps in Magnetic Particle Inspection
Technologies Involved in Magnetic Particle Inspection
Equipment Involved in Magnetic Particle Inspection
Acoustic Emission Testing
Acoustic Emission Testing Technologies
Equipment for Acoustic Emission Testing
Technology Developments and Trends
Liquid Penetrant Inspection (LPI)
Advantages and Disadvantages of Liquid Penetrant Testing
The Testing Process
Inspector Qualifications
Techniques and Types of Penetrants for Penetrant Testing
Water-Washable Penetrants
Post-Emulsifiable Penetrants
Solvent Removable Penetrants
Infrared Thermal Imaging
Thermal Imaging Technologies
Equipment for Thermal Imaging
Technology Trends and Developments
Other NDT Methods
Identification Testing
Leak Testing
Vibration Analysis
Other Miscellaneous NDT Methods
New Developments in Miscellaneous NDT Equipment
Applications of Nondestructive Testing
Aerospace Industry
Chemical and Petrochemical Industries
Manufacturing Industries
Metals Production Industries
Power Generation Industries
Transportation Security
Other Industrial NDT Applications
Training and NDT Certification
NDT Certification Levels
Recertification
Certification Requirements
Certification Examinations
Documentation
Companies Involved in Various NDT Activities
Educational Institutions Offering NDT Courses
Significance of Patents
Importance of Patent Analysis
Analysis of Sample U.S. Patents
Patent Analysis Based on Country of Origin
Patent Analysis Based on Year Issued
Patent Analysis Based on Technology
Patent Analysis Based on Patents Issued to Companies
Chapter 7: Industry Structure and Competitive Analysis
Driving Forces for NDT Industry
Strategies for Staying Competitive in NDT Industry
Future of NDT Technologies
Future of Ultrasonic NDT
Future of Eddy Current NDT
Future of Radiography NDT
Future of Acoustic Emission NDT
Future of Infrared Thermography NDT
Acquisitions and Mergers in NDT Equipment and Services Industry
Chapter 8: Part A – Profiles of NDT Equipment Manufacturers
Chapter 9: Part B – Profiles of NDT Service Providers
Appendix A: Appendix
Appendix B: Glossary of NDT Terms and Their Abbreviations Used in this Report
About BCC Research
About BCC Research
BCC Membership
BCC Custom Research
List of Tables
Summary Table Global Market for Nondestructive Testing Equipment and Services, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 1 Global Market for Nondestructive Testing Equipment and Services, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 27
Table 2 Global Market for Nondestructive Testing, by Technique, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 3 Global Market for NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 4 Global Market for NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 5 North American Market for NDT Equipment, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 6 European Market for NDT Equipment, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 7 Asia Pacific Market for NDT Equipment, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 8 Rest of World Market for NDT Equipment, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 9 Global Market for Types of Ultrasonic NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 10 Global Market for Ultrasonic NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 11 Global Market for Ultrasonic NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 12 Global Market for Types of Radiographic NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 13 Global Market for Radiographic NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 14 Global Market for Radiographic NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 15 Global Market for Visual NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 16 Global Market for Visual NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 17 Global Market for Visual NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 18 Global Market for Types of Eddy-Current NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 19 Global Market for Eddy-Current NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 20 Global Market for Eddy-Current NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 21 Global Market for Types of Magnetic Particle NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 22 Global Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 23 Global Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 24 Global Market for Types of Acoustic Emission NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions) .. 53
Table 25 Global Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 26 Global Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) .. 55
Table 27 Global Market for Types of Liquid Penetrant NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 28 Global Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 29 Global Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 30 Global Market for Types of Infrared Thermography NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 31 Global Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Equipment, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 32 Global Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Equipment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 33 Global Market for Other NDT Technologies, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 34 Global Market for Other NDT Technologies, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 35 Global Market for Types of NDT Services, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 36 Global Market for NDT Services, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 37 North American Market for NDT Services, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 38 European Market for NDT Services, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 39 Asia Pacific Market for NDT Services, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 40 Rest of World Market for NDT Services, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 41 Global Market for NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 42 Global Market for Ultrasonic NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 43 Global Market for Radiographic NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 44 Global Market for Visual NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 45 Global Market for Eddy Current NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 46 Global Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 47 Global Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 48 Global Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 49 Global Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 50 Global Market for Other Types of NDT Applications, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 51 Advantages and Disadvantages of Liquid Penetrant Inspection
Table 52 Advantages and Disadvantages of Water Washable Penetrants
Table 53 Advantages and Disadvantages of Post-emulsifiable Penetrants
Table 54 U.S. Patents Related to NDT Equipment Based on the Country of Origin, from February 2014 To February 2017
Table 55 U.S. Patents Related to NDT Equipment Based on the Year Issued, from February 2014 To February 2017
Table 56 U.S. Patents Related to NDT Technologies, from February 2014 To February 2017
Table 57 Companies Holding U.S. Patents for NDT Technologies, from February 2014 To February 2017
Table 58 Acquisitions and Mergers in NDT Industry, June 2010 To February 2017
Table 59 List of Manufacturers of NDT Equipment
Table 60 List of NDT Service Providers
Table 61 Partial List of NDT Equipment, Manufacturers and Institutions Conducting NDT Training Programs
Table 62 List of Patents for NDT Equipment from February 2014 To February 2017
List of Figures
Summary Figure Global Market for Nondestructive Testing Equipment and Services, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 1 Global Market for Nondestructive Testing Equipment and Services, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 2 Global Market for Nondestructive Testing, by Technique, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 3 Global Market for NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 4 Global Market for NDT Equipment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 5 North American Market for NDT Equipment, by Country, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 6 European Market for NDT Equipment by Country, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 7 Global Market for Types of Ultrasonic NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 8 Global Market for Ultrasonic NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 9 Global Market for Ultrasonic NDT Equipment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 10 Global Market for Types of Radiographic NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 11 Global Market for Radiographic NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 12 Global Market for Radiographic NDT Equipment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 13 Global Market for Visual NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 14 Global Market for Visual NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 15 Global Market for Visual NDT Equipment by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 16 Global Market for Types of Eddy-Current NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 17 Global Market for Eddy-Current NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 18 Global Market for Eddy-Current NDT Equipment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 19 Global Market for Types of Magnetic Particle NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 20 Global Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 21 Global Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Equipment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 22 Global Market for Types of Acoustic Emission NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 23 Global Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 24 Global Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Equipment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 25 Global Market for Types of Liquid Penetrant NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 26 Global Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 27 Global Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Equipment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 28 Global Market for Types of Infrared Thermography NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 29 Global Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Equipment, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 30 Global Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Equipment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 31 Global Market for Other NDT Technologies, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 32 Global Market for Other NDT Technologies, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 33 Global Market for Types of NDT Services, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 34 Global Market for NDT Services, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 35 Global Market for NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 36 Global Market for Ultrasonic NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 37 Global Market for Radiographic NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 38 Global Market for Visual NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 39 Global Market for Eddy Current NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 40 Global Market for Magnetic Particle NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 41 Global Market for Acoustic Emission NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 42 Global Market for Liquid Penetrant NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 43 Global Market for Infrared Thermography NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 44 Global Market for Other Types of NDT Applications, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)

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