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Leak Detection Services
Colorado Heli-Ops offers aerial surveys of pipelines using our own unique Boreal Laser by helicopter. Using Helicopters allows for safety, flexibility and cost effectiveness in surveying network assets, vegetation and for human interference.
Our Pipeline Services include:
– Boreal Laser Leak Detection
– Asset Patrols
– Storm Damage Patrols
– Repair Team Support
– Installation Support and Survey
Unique Leak Detection System
With the exclusive addition of the Boreal Laser System, we have flown thousands of miles of pipeline from Colorado to California and produce results that are second to none. The laser accurately identifies many gases of interest, the most common being methane (CH4) to levels > 0.5 ppm. That’s ten times more sensitive than our competitors equipment !
In the case of natural gas pipeline leak detection, the Boreal Laser System is the safest, lightest, most robust, accurate product on the market (if there was something better we would use it). The Boreal system also has, by far, the lowest operating costs of any system for airborne leak detection. And, unlike some other systems, the Boreal is a completely self-contained class 3 laser that emits no harmful rays,
The boreal laser has a patented built in reference cell which automatically keeps the laser in calibration. A laser cell is mounted outside near the bottom of the helicopter to measure gas levels in the atmosphere. This system is unaffected by water, lgiht and temperature changes that cause interference in other systems. The high resolution laser identifies only the individual molecules of the specific gas of interest.
We fully own all of our equipment, and, at this time, no other company can compete in any way. Our rates can be up to 30% less than our competitors.
The Boreal is the best, proven by far to be the most reliable and sensitive by the DOE and years of field use. Don’t take our word for it, read this DOE report:Boreal ATS report[/vc_column_text][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”10″ down=”10″][blockquote text=”Call Dennis Pierce for more information on our pipeline survey capabilities +1 (303) 466-4354″ show_quote_icon=”yes”][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”10″ down=”10″][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”5″ down=”20″][vc_text_separator title=”FAQ” border=”no” add_icon=”true”][vc_accordion style=”accordion”][vc_accordion_tab title=”How high do you fly?”][vc_column_text]Due to the sensitivity increase of our new system, we fly 200 to 500’ above the ground. We have found a leak the size of a bic lighter from 700 ft ![/vc_column_text][/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”How fast do you fly?”][vc_column_text]
The helicopters fly at 60-80 mph during surveys.
Up to 350 miles per day.
A completely self contained class 3 laser that emits no harmful rays.
Yes, the laser detects, CH4, HF, H2S, NH3, CO2, CO, HCN AND HCI.