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Verify the performance of the materials from which your products are manufactured with SGS MSi

An A2LA and ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratory, we are a trusted materials testing and engineering service provider for machine and fabrication shops of all sizes. With laboratory in Melrose Park, IL, our capabilities include:

  • Finished and semi-finished good assessment
  • Product failure analysis
  • High-end metallurgical engineering services

Materials destined for manufacturing and fabrication that SGS MSi analyzes regularly include structural plate, sheet metal, and structural pipe, among others. Our engineers, scientists, and technicians are exceptionally qualified to test, examine and certify materials for your project. Examinations we perform include:

With more than three decades of materials analysis experience, we can examine and certify specimens to nearly any industry standard or customer-specific requirement. Common specifications used to to ensure compliance are:

  • AWS D1.1 Structural Welding – Steel
  • ASME IX ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section IX: Welding, Brazing, and Fusing Qualifications
  • ASTM A36 Standard Specification for Carbon Structural Steel

At SGS MSi, we are dedicated to being your preferred materials testing and engineering services partner. The equipment in our laboratories is calibrated regularly to ensure accuracy. Calibration records are available upon request.

Detailed reports listing test type, parameters, and results obtained are provided for each test performed. The language used is clear and easy to understand. A summary conclusion of results, any criterion supporting those findings and, if appropriate, insights into possible failure avoidance are included.

With SGS MSi, your materials testing and engineering needs are covered.

Our team is available to provide further information about SGS MSi’s manufacturing and fabrication services.