NDT | Material Testing | Inspection
Non-destructive testing services to meet a wide range of industry requirements
Non-destructive testing (NDT) covers a wide group of techniques used to evaluate the properties of a material, part, product, weld, or system without materially affecting the integrity of the unit being inspected or investigated under the test procedure.
The non-destructive testing services we offer are designed to comply with a wide variety of industry standards, government contracts, and military specifications, as well as unique customer requirements. We use ASNT Central Certification Program (ACCP), SNT-TC-1A certified technicians and Certified Weld Inspectors (CWIs) to deliver a full range of Level III NDT services, including certified weld inspection, to assist our clients in projects ranging from material analysis or product qualification testing to quality assurance and audit programs.
Our non-destructive testing capabilities include:
• Ultrasonic Testing (UT)
• Radiographic Testing (RT, Radiography, X-ray) including Gamma Ray
• Eddy Current Testing (ET)
• Magnetic Praticle Testing / Magnetic Particle Inspection (MT / MPI)
• Liquid Penetrant Testing (PT)
• Visual and Optical Testing (VT)
• Leak Testing (LT, Leak Detection)
• Acoustic Emission Testing (AE)
• Infrared and Thermal Testing (IR)
• Welding Inspections
• ASNT Level III and Level II
• Field Services
• Structural Steel Inspection
Our non-destructive testing experts test a wide range of materials, ranging from raw materials, such as sheet, plate, bar, coatings, and composites, to fully finished components.
Our non-destructive testing skills and experience training program
Element recognizes the importance of having qualified and highly trained technical staff to oversee our non-destructive testing procedures. We adhere to clearly defined certification systems that have been established to guarantee the highest possible standards of expertise on the part of our personnel.
We operate two internal NDT training centers within Element that specialize in teaching non-destructive testing to ASNT and PCN systems approval for level 3.
We provide non-destructive testing training in the following areas:
System tests and calibration of testing equipment
Selection and implementation of testing methods
Development and implementation of suitable testing methods
Preparation of guidance documentation for testing processes
Training of testing personnel
Third party certification of testing personnel
Technical advice and level III support
Tailor made testing systems
Non-destructive testing for defense