There isn’t an iota of doubt that inspection and testing plays a huge role in the reducing costs per well in the oil and gas business. Not all Drillpipe (OCTG) inspection companies are the same, the oil and gas industry expects the highest quality assurance, the latest technology and experienced inspection services for drilling and OCTG equipment… and Australian Pipe Inspection leads the industry in tubular protection and inspection technology.

The Drillpipe and Bottom Hole Assembly (BHA) non-destructive inspection services provided by Australian Pipe Inspection are based on highest professional standards and technological excellence. All the services provided by API are ISO 9001 and ISO 29001 quality audited.

Australian Pipe Inspection has comprehensive in-house training programs that focus on providing a practical, integrated approach to managing the integrity and performance of downhole drilling tools to minimise the risk of premature failure.

Services provided by API are detailed below and are utilised for various inspections for drilling operations. Drillpipe, Casing, Tubing, Mud Motors, BHA, Fishing Tools, various connections and other associated OCTG equipment.


  • QA/QC Third Party Monitoring Services
  • Third Party inspection services
  • Onshore / Offshore Tubular Inspections
  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • OCTG Tubular / BHA / Inspections
  • Hardbanding Application
  • Internal / External Tubular Cleaning Services
  • Secure Drillpipe Storage
  • Transport Logistics
  • Inventory Management
  • Coating (external and internal)
  • Refacing / Redressing
  • Training
  • Thread Machining Services


Our area of drillpipe specialisation doesn’t just restrict itself to inspection and quality assurance services, we even offer cost effective Special End Area (SEA) inspection, hydrostatic testing, pit depth measurement and independent OCTG consultation services.

API is setting the industry standard for specialised OCTG Inspection equipment and has the expertise and corporate stability to meet any challenges – to seek out the most efficient and innovative solutions possible – even if that means creating solutions that never existed before.

No matter which Drillpipe inspection service you require, all you need to do is contact API today…. assuring you of our best service at all times.