Metallic materials

Our laboratories at Kongsberg and Oslo offer guidance services and perform a large range of test and analysis activities related to metallic materials.

Our customers within offshore, aerospace and automotive industries impose high demands, both to our competence skills and the test methods we deploy.

Accredited laboratories

Our laboratories are accredited according to ISO 17025.

Testing of metallic materials

  • Mechanical testing (tensile, compression, impact and bending testing) of metallic materials and glued joints
  • Hardness measurement, stationary and transportable (Rockwell C, Vickers, Brinell etc.)
  • Microscopic examinations (metallic materials, electrical components etc.)
  • Damage, accident and fracture investigations
  • Acceptance of welding procedures
  • Spectrographic analysis of metals
  • Non-destructive testing (NDT)

Guidance services, metallic materials

  • Materials and materials selection (steel, light metals, Ni-base, titanium etc.)
  • Surface treatment
    • Choice of methods and suppliers
    • Preparation of procedures and production documentation
    • Process qualification
    • Quality audits
    • Inspection and testing
    • Problem analysis and solutions
  • Heat treatment (hardening and tempering, full and standard annealing, induction hardening, case hardening and nitriding)
    • Choice of methods and suppliers
    • Preparation of procedures and production documentation
    • Process qualification
    • Quality audits
    • Inspection and testing
    • Problem analysis and solutions
  • Quality audits
 
Career

We're always on the look-out for new employees, both graduates and professionally experienced, who can strengthen our academic, technical and commercial development.