Fire/Explosion Investigations - Heating System - Puff Back and Analysis

Our metallurgical division evaluates material failure and determines the causes of these failures involving metals, steel and other related materials. We utilize state-of-the-art metallurgical and chemical analysis for systematic evaluations of these failures. Our experts engage in specialized scientific techniques and they utilize high tech equipment to help them render and document their opinions.

Scope of Testing
Material Defect and Failure Analysis
Concrete and Cement
Alloys and Welds
Copper Conductors


Our on-site laboratory testing involves materials typically found in machinery, power plants, construction equipment and various vessels. The follow services are available:

  • Radiographic inspection (X-ray)
  • Material integrity (standard/substandard)
  • Overall product liability and analysis
  • Weld failure and analysis to structural beams
  • Corrosion analysis and testing
  • Testing for strength and hardness
  • Magnetic particulate inspection
  • Ultra-sonic flaw detection
  • Fractography (SEM)
  • Infrared spectroscopy
  • Tensile testing