• Intuitive User Interface

    The updated TBS features a user-friendly interface that has the feel of Microsoft Outlook.

  • i.roc 627-EX Barcode Scanner

    Integrated with i.roc 627-Ex barcode scanner.

  • SQL Database Engine

    Benefits of having a Microsoft SQL Server based engine are added security and the ability to share data with your local workgroup.

  • Compatible with Pocket PC

    Compatible with most Windows Mobile devices.

  • Most Accurate Cost Calculations

    Our orifice database contains over 10,000 entries that have been empirically tested.

  • Custom Reporting

    Custom reporting services are available.

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  • i.roc 627-EX Barcode Scanner

    Scan the bar code tags and conduct your surveys using this handheld device. Return to your office and download the trap information to TrapBase Solutions.

  • Bar Code Tags

    Our custom bar code tags are double Teflon layered, anodized aluminum to ensure long life in harsh environments.

  • Software Training

    F.D.S.I. offers training at our state-of-the-art New Orleans Applied Technology Center. Contact a sales rep for more details.

  • Leak Detection Kit

    The UltraProbe provides efficient maintenance testing with one instrument. Intrinsically safe models available.

  • Infrared & Contact Thermometer

    The Fluke 568 has a simple, 3-button on-screen menu interface, which makes even complex measurements easy. Other models are available.

  • Steam Trap Surveys

    Contact F.D.S.I. for information and pricing on a steam trap survey.

  • F.D.S.I. is pleased to provide support and training for our TrapBase Solutions customers.

    F.D.S.I. provides new customers with their 1st 30 days of phone and email tech support at no additional cost. Annual Software Support subscriptions are available or support can also be provided on a per-incident basis.

  • Tech Support Hours

    Monday through Friday
    8:30 am — 4:00 pm CST

  • Email Support

    Response within 24 hours

  • Telephone Support

    (800) 932-9543 or (504) 523-9192

    • TBS build /version (found on the toolbar under Help>About TBS)
    • Version of the operating system used (Windows 2000, XP, Vista)
    • Description of the problem, including any error messages received, when they occurred, etc.

    Please note that Service Pack 2 O.S. systems are required for both Vista and Windows.

Download a Trial Version for Free!

TrapBase Solutions is available for download. Please register to download a 30-day free trial.

Reports Module Survey Module Search Module Admin Module

F.D.S.I. is delighted to announce the launch of its anticipated steam trap management software, TrapBase Solutions! The newly re-designed TrapBase Solutions is the industry’s choice for state-of-the-art relational steam system management software.

TrapBase Solutions (TBS) is a steam trap tracking relational database system and field tool designed to assist both industrial and commercial facilities in developing and maintaining a systemic steam system survey program. The original Trapbase was developed in 1997.


The updated TBS features a redesigned platform, a more user-friendly interface, automated online updating, and excellent customer support. We have over 85 years in steam systems management. Complete steam trap management packages are also available.