Phoenix ISL - The Company


A leading independent supplier of automated ultrasonic and eddy current systems, Phoenix enjoys a worldwide reputation for its expertise in the field of non-destructive testing. Its impressive portfolio of products can satisfy the majority of requirements, whilst the Phoenix team of specialists can provide high quality custom-made solutions to the most complex NDT problems.


At the forefront of technology

As new techniques revolutionise the industry, Phoenix incorporates the very latest technologies and skills to help users achieve faster, more accurate and cost-effective inspections.


Products for every occasion

From simple inexpensive manual scanners to sophisticated suites of equipment, the Phoenix range is wide and varied. High quality transducers - from conventional angle shear wave probes through to creep wave and TOFD - are available in a large range of standard sizes, many for same day dispatch. The range of robust universal scanners are ideal for everyday use by ultrasonic site technicians and flexible design means they can be configured to meet clients' exact needs. Meanwhile, advanced systems incorporating innovations like phased array offer new possibilities for the inspection of major capital plant.


Specialist solutions

For users with more individual requirements, the Phoenix team can design and manufacture custom-made inspection systems to the very highest safety standards. From multi-channel units for the nuclear market to specially designed high pressure/high temperature probes for pipeline inspection pigs, the company will work in partnership to provide the optimal solution.


World-class expertise

The Phoenix team draws together specialist professional engineers and scientists from many industries, offering expertise in almost every aspect of NDT. Apart from the design and manufacture of systems, it can also design inspections and offer free advice on NDT issues. For an informal consultation on your NDT usage, or for assistance with a particular problem, contact Phoenix and ask for the NDT helpline.


Phoenix ISL - The Staff
Jim Quirk - Chairman
Karl Quirk - Managing Director
Teresa Spiers - Sales Office
David Smith - Mechanical Engineering Dept.
Bryan Forth - Project Manager
John Turner - Electronics Engineering Dept.
Bill Robinson - Special Transducer Manager
David Clarke - Design Manager

Phoenix ISL - Clients
  • British Gas
  • Electrite de France
  • Tecnatom - Spain
  • ICI
  • BASF
  • SGS Group of Companies
  • Nuclear Electric
  • AEA Technology
  • Intercontrole - France
  • Framatome - France
  • UKAEA
  • Electricity Authority of Thailand
  • Rolls-Royce
  • National Power
  • Powergen
  • Mitsui Babcock Energy Limited
  • NEI International Combustion
  • Laborelec - Belgium
  • Siemens
  • VSEL
  • Scottish Power
  • Scottish Nuclear
  • British Petroleum
  • National Nuclear Corporation
  • Kema - Holland
  • Ministry of Defence
  • GEC Alsthom Turbine Generators
  • British Aerospace
  • British Nuclear Fuels Limited