Analysis of  Metal Sample using Scanning Electron Microscope

Metallurgy is the science and technology of metals. It involves analysing the physical and mechanical properties of metals and examining how they are affected by composition, mechanical working and heat treatment.

At CARIRI-Metallurgy, our customers are our foremost concern. Our highly experienced and qualified personnel treat with our clients’ most basic test requirements, as well as their more technologically advanced needs, with the same dedication and accuracy.

We deliver first-class service based on excellence and expertise. We are leaders in finding solutions due to our well-established international connections and relationships, the innovations we have implemented, and our decades of experience.  Our goal is to find “the best way” for our clients - not merely the easiest or quickest solution.

Our clients can count on a broad, innovative service range.  Our in-depth understanding of the changing needs and markets of our customers drive us to attain and implement client-oriented solutions. We do this through our superior knowledge, equipment, expertise, quality certification and international accreditation.

We work closely with our customers to provide service solutions that manage risk and reduce cost, while ensuring health and safety compliance at an internationally accredited level and quality.

Our Service Portfolio

Clients partner with us because of our 40 years of industry experience. We offer a wide range of tests and services that is comparable with established laboratories anywhere else in the world.

These include:

Failure Analysis of Mechanical Components

  • Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-Ray Micro-analysis
  • Metallography
  • Macroscopy
  • X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy and X-Ray Diffraction

Corrosion Assessment & Prevention of Coatings and Components

  • Fluorescent UV/Condensation Weathering
  • Salt-Spray Testing
  • Potentiostat/Galvanostat Testing
  • Salinity
  • pH Testing
  • Film Thickness Measurements
  • Dissolved Oxygen
  • Potential Meter Testing
  • Resistivity Testing

Mechanical Testing of Materials

  • Tensile
  • Bend
  • Nick-Break
  • Flattening
  • Weld Assessment
  • Proof Testing

Organic materials characterization via FTIR (polymers, pharmaceutical, fertilizers, etc)


Click Here for Presentations:

1 Capabilities in Ascertaining the Quality of Rebars

2 CARIRI Rebars Part I

3 CARIRI Rebars Part II

4 Corrosion in Reinforcement - Building codes


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