What we do

What we do

Metallurgical Services:

  • Metallurgical Failure Analysis
  • Metallography/Photomicrography
  • Microstructure/Grain Size
  • Microhardness (Knoop, Vickers)
  • Alpha Case, Case Depth/Decarburization
  • Plating Thickness, Weight of Coating  
  • Hydrogen Embrittlement   
  • Intergranular Attack
  • Corrosion Evaluations
  • Conductivity Evaluations

Mechanical Testing Servicies:

  • Tensile/Compression/Proof Load Testing to 200,000 lbf.
  • Fastener Testing
  • Shear Testing
  • Charpy Impact Testing
  • Hardness Testing (Brinell, Rockwell, Knoop, Vickers)
  • Bend Testing

Chemical Analysis Services:

  • Metals by Optical Emission Spectroscopy (OES)
  • Plastics/Polymers by Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR)
  • Coatings or Platings by SEM/EDS or other methods as needed

Welder's Qualification Testing:

  • AWS D1.1 / D1.2 / D1.3 / D1.4 / D1.6 etc.
  • ASME BPVC Sec. IX
  • AWS D17.1
  • AMS-STD-1595
  • BAC5962D
  • MIL-STD-248D/NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010/248 etc.
  • Weldability Evaluation/Welding Rod Recommendation

Forensic Testing:

  • SEM/EDS Analysis
  • Product Liability Evaluations
  • Expert Testimonies