We have unique facilities for material analysis and testing, metallurgical evaluation and corrosion testing.
Process & Application Review
Plant visits and consultancy
Sampling & Data Gathering
Which include material & processing recommendations
Cutting, hot mounting, grinding, polishing, chemical & electrolytic etching and engraving equipment used to complete metallographic preparations.
Heat Treatment Furnace
To complete laboratory based heat treating activities useful in research
Quality Assurance Services
Fully portable device for positive material identification by XRP technique. LECO analyser for completing hydrogen analysis in weld wire.
Optical microscopes and scanning electron microscopy with EDX analysis.
Standard corrosion testing on ferrous and non-ferrous alloys according to internationally recognised standards e.g. ASTM (G48, G28, A262, etc), ISO or EFC.
Macro/micro hardness using Rockwell, Vickers and Brinell devices.
Stress Corrosion Testing
Slow strain rate testing rig, 2L and 5L autoclave corrosion testing.