Our Company History
Ranger Inspection™ is a trademarked, independent, family owned and operated company that has been providing API, Inspection, NDE, Calibration, Engineering, Evaluation and Consulting services for over twenty years. Our long history of success has been based on hard work, integrity and a commitment to each other, the people we work for and with, and the entire industry.
The future and next generation of the inspection industry is in place at Ranger Inspection™ and our divisions with a solid team of well-educated and trained, committed and dedicated, professional and diligent individuals.
Ranger Inspection™ has provided services in every province and territory across Canada and most states in the US (including Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico), Mexico, Caribbean, South America (including Ecuador, Columbia, Venezuela, Caribbean), South East Asia (including Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines).
Providing services in remote locations either above the Arctic Circle or deep in the Amazon Jungle, we have certainly been around the globe.
Needless to say our customer list is extensive with a comprehensive history of working with all the major owner / operators and in all aspects of the oil and gas, upstream, downstream, petrochemical, chemical, asphalt, mining, utilities, marine, civil, military, food, agricultural, and other sectors.
Always the leader, Ranger Inspection™ set the industry standard for reports long ago. Our in-house library of completed service on tanks, vessels, piping, and equipment is extensive and compiled of thousands of reports. Ranger Inspection™ developed many report formats that Clients and competitors continue to utilize today.
Participation on specific American Petroleum Institute (API) committees and other professional affiliations enables our entire team at Ranger Inspection™ to stay current and provide our input and feedback on code changes and updates. Understanding and communicating this information is a resource for our Clients and keeps everyone up to date.
We take great pride in our work and responsibilities, at Ranger Inspection™ and each of our divisions, by providing outstanding service on every project, everyday!
Storage Tank Calibration
Storage Tank Calibration is our sister company providing field volumetric strapping, calibration, 3D Laser, and other services for over forty years under the company names G.D. Bowles and Storage Tank Calibration. Storage Tank Calibration was fortunate to purchase the software, equipment, and all rights from G.D. Bowles.
Our services are performed and provided on a wide range of above ground and underground storage tanks, pressure vessels, spheres, piping, tankers, all forms of storage and other equipment.
All calibration and tables are completed in-house at Storage Tank Calibration by our strapping and calibration experts.
The proprietary software was initially developed by Syd and Gayle Bowles and has been utilized on thousands of tanks around the globe under the company G.D. Bowles. Take a look at your existing tables and see who produced them chances are it was G.D. Bowles.
Syd Bowles developed our field strapping procedures to complement the calibration software. Our field strapping procedures including equipment and training have been developed to provide the most accurate tables possible.
An internal audit of the procedures and equipment utilized by Storage Tank Calibration was completed by American Petroleum Institute – Manual of Petroleum Measurement Standards original author and committee member Surni Suri. Upgrades including a new network and software platform were developed and implemented.
Today our Field Strapping, Calibrations, and tables are produced in strict accordance with American Petroleum Institute – Manual of Petroleum Measurement Standards and other Client specifications and requirements.
Our track record providing accurate volumetric strapping tables is unmatched in the industry.
Working Together to Serve Our Clients
Ranger Inspection™ and Storage Tank Calibration complement each other’s services providing a perfect tandem set up to provide uncompromised service and attention.
Operating independently with no other agenda, affiliations, or bias, Ranger Inspection™ and Storage Tank Calibration offer our Clients and the people we work with, clear honest consultation and direction regarding their equipment and projects.