Square Grid

Laboratory

We have unique facilities for material analysis and testing, metallurgical evaluation and corrosion testing.

We offer the following as a complimentary service to our customers
Process & Application Review
Process & Application Review

Plant visits and consultancy

Lab Testing
Lab Testing
Failure Analysis
Failure Analysis
Sampling & Data Gathering
Sampling & Data Gathering
Formal Reports
Formal Reports

Which include material & processing recommendations

Metallography

Cutting, hot mounting, grinding, polishing, chemical & electrolytic etching and engraving equipment used to complete metallographic preparations.

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Metallography

Heat Treatment Furnace

To complete laboratory based heat treating activities useful in research

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Heat Treatment Furnace

Quality Assurance Services

Fully portable device for positive material identification by XRP technique. LECO analyser for completing hydrogen analysis in weld wire.

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Quality Assurance Services

Microscopy

Optical microscopes and scanning electron microscopy with EDX analysis.

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Microscopy

Corrosion Testing

Standard corrosion testing on ferrous and non-ferrous alloys according to internationally recognised standards e.g. ASTM (G48, G28, A262, etc), ISO or EFC.

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Corrosion Testing

Mechanical Testing

Macro/micro hardness using Rockwell, Vickers and Brinell devices.

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Mechanical Testing

Stress Corrosion Testing

Slow strain rate testing rig, 2L and 5L autoclave corrosion testing.

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Stress Corrosion Testing
Mechanical Testing
Mechanical Testing
Microscopy
Microscopy
Corrosion Testing
Corrosion Testing
Stress Corrosion Testing
Stress Corrosion Testing
Quality Assurance Services
Quality Assurance Services
Heat Treatment Furnace
Heat Treatment Furnace
Metallography
Metallography
Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)
Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)
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