Metallurgical Testing

Quality Assurance

Due to our partnership with Thermaspray, Surcotec has access to Thermaspray's in-house metallurgical laboratory.

This laboratory sets both companies apart from competitors, underpining all activities, enabling the dlivery of 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 offered to all 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.