Field Engineering

Having a reputable company that provides on-site inspection, certification, and commissioning, measurement, replacement and repair, and maintenance services are key to having a successful operation. Your equipment is put to the test daily in extreme conditions and challenging purposes. We have the experience and expertise to get the job done right and are reliable providing rock solid service and commitment to each and every job. Here at NorthPoint Technical Services we have some of the most experienced technicians, field operators, and engineers in the industry. Your equipment should operate reliably, safely, and optimal performance levels.

Advanced electrical and mechanical troubleshooting of process machinery drive trains


Vibration Analysis

  • Motion amplification (video ODS)
  • Multichannel vibration monitoring of drive trains (ADRE and ZonicBook)
  • Operating Deflection Shape (ODS) and modal analysis with ME’scope
  • FEA and structural dynamics modification (what-if scenarios)
  • Field torsional vibration measurements, steady-state and transient (Torque and HP)
  • Torsional stress/vibration studies
  • Strain gauge analysis of process piping systems
  • Multiplane dynamic balancing
  • Mechanical resonance testing
  • Periodic vibration surveys
  • Plant vibration program auditing
  • Plant vibration database data analysis and report preparation


Electrical Testing and Inspection

  • Electrical testing of large generators
  • EL-CID and wedge tightness testing
  • PdMA online and offline motor condition testing
  • Power system quality monitoring
  • Electric motor and power system commissioning
  • Protective relay testing and verification
  • Power transformer condition monitoring system installation and commissioning
  • Video borescope inspections


Alignment Services

  • Optical survey networks (total station)
  • Laser alignment
  • Large Electric Motor Installation/Removal and Commissioning