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  • Infrared Inspections of UPS Systems
    Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems are commonly found in facilities where reliable electrical power is critical. Infrared inspections can play a key role in maintaining these crucial systems.
  • Post Processing Thermal Images
    Post processing of thermal images is a common practice for many thermographers. While image processing may provide a measure of convenience for some, it can have significant drawbacks.
  • Roof Inspections – Solar Reflectance versus IR Reflectance
    Energy and environmental concerns have caused many facility owners to look to their roofing systems for ways to conserve energy. Modern roofing systems known as ‘cool roofs’ can provide savings; however, they can present challenges for […]
  • Ensuring Accurate Measurements with Point Radiometers
    Point radiometers, also known as infrared thermometers, have become a common tool in a variety of workplaces. Portability and instantaneous results are two of the many benefits that these instruments provide.
  • Making Your Own Blackbody Simulator
    Blackbody simulators are essential tools for checking the calibration of infrared imagers and radiometers. One alternative to purchasing a blackbody simulator is to make your own.

Latest News from Infraspection Institute

Since 1980, Infraspection Institute has provided training, certification, and support services for thousands of thermographers worldwide.Certified Thermographers

  • 16 Achieve Level I Certification
    West Windsor, NJ May 9, 2017 – Sixteen men and women from across the US recently completed the Level I Infraspection Institute Certified Infrared Thermographer®training course.
  • IR/INFO 2017 a Huge Success
    Burlington, NJ February 6, 2017 – Infraspection Institute’s annual IR/INFO conference was recently held in Orlando, FL. IR/INFO 2017 marks the 28th anniversary for the advanced training conference, technical symposium, and technology expo.
  • InterNACHI Approves IR/INFO Conference for Continuing Education of its Members
    Denver, CO December 2, 2016 - The International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI) has approved Infraspection Institute’s IR/INFO 2017 Conference for 24 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).
  • Infraspection Institute Announces Release of Updated Standards for 2016
    Infraspection Institute has announced the release of updated versions of its popular series of Standards for infrared thermography. All eleven Standards have been revised to keep abreast of technological and industry changes.
  • Spring is the Time for Infrared Roof Inspections
    With the onset of warmer weather, the harshness of winter is but a fading memory for most. Left undetected, the damage caused by winter’s fury is a reality that can lead to premature roof failure.