The Materials Centre was established by Applus+ to provide specialized materials characterization and testing services to the Oil & Gas, Mining, Power, Utilities and associated manufacturing industries. Applus+ strive to provide a professional and personalised service to each of our customers. We focus on developing close relationships with our clients to create a strong understanding of their business and operations so that we can deliver innovative solutions to their needs.
Key service areas provided by the Materials Centre include:
Weld qualification testing
Materials failure analysis, specializing in metals, ceramics and polymers
Materials characterization and analysis
Mechanical testing of materials
Wear material research, development and investigations
Corrosion analyses for metals and degradation analyses for polymer materials
Material audits, analyses and documentation;
Site based testing including surface replication, PMI and portable hardness testing
Slurry and Water based pump and pipe hydraulic design and selection for mining operations.