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Automotive Metallurgical Testing

Since materials play a decisive role in determining the safety, performance, and cost of a vehicle, proper selection is vital. Confirm the characteristics of materials used in your automotive application with assistance from SGS MSi.

automotive metallurgical testing

We are an A2LA and ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratory specializing in the analysis of metals and alloys using precision destructive methods. The chemical, mechanical, and metallurgical results we verify help the automotive industry and its suppliers make decisions on a material’s safety, compliance and application appropriateness.

Comprised of teams of highly trained engineers, scientists, and technicians, SGS MSi offers the following services:

  • Raw material validation
  • Production issue solutions
  • Finished and semi-finished good assessment
  • Product failure analysis
  • High-end metallurgical engineering services

Chemical, mechanical, and metallurgical testing confirms whether materials are fit for purpose and capable of executing over their expected lifespan. The following examinations are regularly performed on materials used in the automotive sector:

  • Respone to Heat treat
  • Jominy testing
  • Carburizing
  • Brugger Impact
  • Charpy Impact
  • Metallography
  • Hardness

SGS MSi is dedicated to providing clients with the information they need. Our testing equipment is calibrated regularly to ensure accuracy. Calibration records are available upon request.

We provide detailed reports listing test type performed, parameters and results obtained. Results are presented in a clear, easy to understand format. All engineering reports include a summary conclusion of our findings, any supporting criterion and, if appropriate, insights into possible failure avoidance.

Operating with an eye on quality, efficiency, and reliability, SGS MSi is your materials testing and engineering services partner.

Contact us to learn more about our automobile industry services.

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