Since more than 20 years 3P (Pipeline, Petroleum & Precision) Services is a reliable inspection specialist for pipelines in the petroleum, petrochemical and chemical industries.

We develop and manufacture innovative In-Line Inspection systems and apply these ILI tools inside our client pipelines. This specialized service is globally available in both onshore and offshore pipelines.


3P Services GmbH & Co. KG
Meitnerstraße 10-12
49835 Wietmarschen/Lohne

phone: +49 5908 2656-0
fax:      +49 5908 2656-11
eMail: info@3p-services.com








Detecting defects in marine terminal pipelines

Dr. Rainer Schmidt and Basil Hostage, 3P Services, Germany, describe inline inspection technologies used in unpiggable pipelines.

3P Services cutting edge technology used during inspection for PG&E in the bay area, California

Thousands of miles of natural gas pipeline are being tested for safety. Pacific Gas & Electric using what it calls a “Smart PIG” to root out problems.

In-line Inspection

Core competence of 3P Services is In-Line Inspection services for both onshore and offshore pipelines.

Tank inspection

As a spin-off of the in-line MFL inspection tools, 3P Services offers a product range called the HandyScan system.

In general, these are manually operated MFL scanners to locate metal loss on the remote side of a steel wall.