Non-Destructive Testing - NDT; This cold, technological term masks a product that is actually very emotional. Anyone who can rely on components one hundred percent knowing that they are free from symptoms of fatigue can understand that. It is the same feeling you get when you are absolutely certain you turned off the stove before you left home. MeviD is an NDT Department of Metal Equipment Co. ltd, Nairobi, offering Non Destructive Examinations/Inspection services to Energy Sector, industrial sector and the aviation industry. We have qualified personnel, modern equipment and well established inspection procedures and practices that are in compliance with the Safety, Health and environmental (HS&E) policies. We carry out our inspection in reference to DS-1 (Cat 2, 3 & 4), API relevant specification (API RP 7G, API Spec 7, API 5CT for Casing and tubing etc) and as per customer/client recommended procedure.

  • Tubular inspection and repair services.

All drill string components inspection;
BHA Inspection: Heavy weight drill pipe, Drill collars, stabilizers and reamers, saver subs and crossover subs, MWD/LWD, Hydra jars, Mud motors, Float subs, fishing tools,
Drill string components: Kelly saver sub, Drill Pipes, Kelly Drive, Top Drive.
Rig floor Safety handling tools: Slips, Tongs, Elevator Links.
Repairs: Site repairs, Re-facing of connection seals and other repairs that can employed on site.
Machine Shop Repair; Seal re-facing and thread re-cut on connection, hardbanding and straightening.

  • Casing and Tubings:   


  • Inspection and slotting services

We will provide all inspection services of type of casing and tubing (drifting, visual connection inspection and dimensioning) following the recommended inspection standards.
We also provide slotting services.

  •  Welding Services.

We have well experienced welders certified under AWS qualification with rig experience.

  • Boiler & Storage Tanks Inspection.

Radiography Examination on welds, corrosion mapping, remaining wall thickness gauging, visual inspection of interior and exterior, stands and base of the tank.

Our Experience


  • Tullow oil Kenya – Turkana.  (Apr, 2014  &  Sept, 2014)
  • Casing and Tubing inspection at Twiga 1.
  • Drill pipe EMI inspection at Marriott Rig 4.
  • Sub inspection at Marriott Rig 4
  • Casing inspection at Mombasa before transportation to Turkana.
  • Schlumberger - Nairobi Warehouse (Oct, 2014  -  Dec, 2014)
Inspection of MWD/LWD (Non Magnetic tools), Mud Motors, Double and single acting Hydra-jars, float subs, crossover subs, stabilizers, reamers, and subs both Non mag and magnetic.
  • Menengai Geothermal Development Company – GDC 

(May, 2013 – Feb, 2013)
Drill string Tubular inspection of 4 in-service rigs.

  • Inspection of all rig equipments and tools, that include Kelly drive (square & Hexagonal), drill pipes, heavy weight drill pipes, drill collars, roller reamers, stabilizers ( integral, welded & string) cross over subs, saver subs.
  • Also Inspection of rig floor handling tools, casing slip tongs, drill pipe slip tongs, elevator links, and slings.
  • NOV East Africa.   (Dec 2015)


  • Inspection of magnetic cross-over subs.
  • Weld inspection of pipe clamp platform fabricated by Metal Equipment Co. ltd.
  • Tools racks weld verification and Load capacity Testing and certification.
  • Halliburton East Africa.   (Nov, 2015)

Tools racks weld inspection and Load capacity Testing and certification.

Status: Successful.

We are Kenyan company who have strive from scratch and now  competing with international companies whose costs are high but not necessarily are their services are of quality.
We complete our work on time and efficiently, leaving our client happy and satisfied.
Our well trained personnel have adequate knowledge of the services we offer guaranteeing you quality work, done in accordance with the HS&E set policies.
We are relatively cheaper in comparison with other international companies offering the same services since we are locally establish and our expatriates are locals thus save transport and accommodation costing which would be incurred to the clients.

Giving us an opportunity to serve you is our profound pleasure, it brings growth to our economy as the saying goes; “buy Kenya build Kenya” and also leave you satisfied.