We offer technical support for material analysis, metallurgical evaluation and testing services.
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 of materials for both supply and research activities.
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.
Autoclave corrosion testing.
Macro/micro hardness using Rockwell, Vickers and Brinell devices.
Room temperature/ Elevated temperature tensile testing.
Room temperature/ Sub-zero temperature Charpy impact testing.
Creep rupture testing.
Stress rupture testing.