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Metallurgical Testing

Quality Assurance

Thermaspray is extremely proud of its in-house metallurgical laboratory.

This laboratory sets Thermaspray apart from competitor companies, underpins all our activities, and enables Thermaspray to deliver world-class services.

The lab houses state-of-the-art equipment and instrumentation, and is fully geared with a wide range of testing capabilities, including automated sample cutting, mounting and polishing.

Additional laboratory services supplied to all Thermaspray customers include:
  • Metallurgical consultation service.
  • Failure analyses
  • Adhesion tests
  • Characterisation and testing of all coatings and overlays
  • Chemical analyses
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) of a wide variety of components from coatings to fracture surfaces.