Analytical Services

Analytical Services Curtiss-Wright Surface Technologies currently offers independent laboratory testing services through our IMR Test Labs business unit. Materials testing aids in the raw material selection and validation processes during the design phase for a component. Analysis also facilitates the on-going quality assurance, process verification and finished goods testing during the production phase.

IMR’s mechanical, chemical and metallurgical testing services ensure the integrity of the design and manufacturing processes of critical metal, ceramic and composite components. Our expertise in failure analysis further aids in identifying and solving issues with materials or components that are not performing properly, including coatings/surface treatment issues, improper wear, field failures and fractures. IMR’s five facilities in the US and Asia provide materials testing and failure analysis services to a variety of markets.

Market Applications:

    • Aerospace
    • Adhesives
    • Automotive
    • Chemical Processing
    • Composites
    • Defense
    • Electronics
    • Power Generation
    • Defense Aerospace
    • Specialty Industrial
    • General Manufacturing
    • Heavy Equipment
    • Litigation
    • Medical Devices
    • Petrochemical
    • Plastics Manufacturing
    • Turbomachinery
    • Forging/Casting
    • Transportation

What we do:

    • Accelerated Weathering
    • Chemical Analysis
    • Cleanliness Testing
    • Corrosion Testing
    • CPSIA Lead and Phthalate Testing
    • Electronics Testing
    • Failure Analysis
    • Fatigue Testing
    • Litigation Support Services
    • Machine Shop Services
    • Mechanical Testing
    • Metallurgical Analysis
    • Polymer Testing
    • Product Testing Services
    • Plating and Coating Analysis
    • RoHS Testing
    • Thermal Spray Coating Analysis
    • Weld Testing

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