About Us

IKM Testing UK

IKM Testing UK, established in 1998, is a UK registered company and part of the IKM Group.  Its registered business address is in Cramlington, North East England with a second operational base in Westhill, Aberdeenshire, the latter herein referred to as IKM.  In 2011 IKM became ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certified for its integrated business management system and is currently managing its transition to the updated ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018. 

The international division of IKM is also based in Westhill. Therefore, direction and a range of support operations are managed from the Aberdeen base out to other IKM Testing and subsidiary entities around the world as and when required. The support package includes collating and reporting performance to IKM Group as deemed appropriate, assisting with audits and ISO compliance matters, providing equipment and personnel as well as bespoke engineering support to client projects and assisting in research, design and development and training initiatives as deemed appropriate. 

IKM Testing UK - Aberdeen
In April 2014, IKM invested £3.5 million into a brand new purpose-built facility in Westhill Business Park, allowing IKM to consolidate its three existing facilities; two in Dyce and one in Echt into one location. The facility was designed specifically to meet the company’s needs in providing optimum service quality in the provision of pipeline pre-commissioning services and comprises 600 m2 of office space, 1,000 m2 of workshop space incorporating stores, test facility, 10 ton overhead crane, dedicated training classroom and a practical training area, mezzanine level utilised for storage whilst allowing for future office use and 3,000 m2 of yard space.  

The Westhill base is at the present time the centre for administration and operational support for all products and services delivered under the defined scope of the management system.  

The purpose-built design of the facility embodies the IKM safety objective to zero injuries, allowing hydro-testing to be completed in a safe, controlled environment. The test bay has a remotely operated pumping skid controlled from within the segregated office area, delivering pressures up to 1,750 bar, has a state-of-the-art control system which includes high definition cameras. Client testing has been carried out a variety of structures including pig launchers and receivers, spools, hot stabs, strength and leak testing of and flexible hose. IKM offer clients the ability to witness tests at its premises. Company Number 3467183

IKM Aberdeen Accreditation

  • ISO 9001 – 2015 Quality Management System
  • ISO 14001 – 2015 Environmental Management System
  • OHSAS 18001 – 2007 Health & Safety Management System
  • ECITB Approved Training Provider:  MJI 10,18,19 & TMJI 10,11,18,19,20
  • IWCF Approved Training Provider: Well Intervention Pressure Control (WIPC) Levels 2, 3 & 4

IKM Testing UK - Cramlington

IKM Testing UK (Cramlington) was founded in 1998. We provide several different on-site, construction and commissioning services in both the UK and globally (onshore and offshore) to Oil and Gas, Power Generation and Wind Energy industries. We also provide in-house and on-site calibration services, equipment rental services and are an approved ECITB training provider.

  • IKM Cramlington Facility Area: 3,250 M3
  • Company Registration Number: 3467183
  • Company VAT Number: 699638354

IKM Cramlington Accreditation

  • ISO 9001 – 2015 Quality Management System
  • ISO 14001 – 2015 Environmental Management System
  • ISO 45001 – 2018 Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems
  • ECITB Approved Training Provider:  MJI 10,18,19,23 & TMJI 10,11,18,19,20
  • ISO/IEC 17025:2017
  • UKAS Calibration Accreditated Laboratory  No. 9347