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Your expert for comprehensive preventative inspections and damage analyses

Materials testing is an indispensable instrument for quality assurance and quality control in many industrial sectors. Gas and oil supply, aircraft and bridge construction and the power plant operation would be impossible without the comprehensive control of materials through materials testing. Each safety-relevant component of a product must be tested in detail.

First-class quality is of central importance, providing you with a decisive competitive advantage.  Extensive testing is required to ensure the quality of your products. Our comprehensive material testing procedures allow us to detect weak points promptly, ensuring improved quality of your products through detailed damage analyses. Security is crucial to the success of your projects.

We are your competent partner for quality assurance

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High quality

You benefit from maximum transparency and quality reinforced by Swiss Accreditation Service (SAS) standards. We fulfill our customers’ high demands for quality as well as reliability and accuracy.
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Short implementation times

Thanks to our organizational structure, we are able to carry out tests within a short time. This allows you to benefit from cost-efficient implementation while maintaining consistently high quality.
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Single point of contact

We are your one-stop shop for comprehensive consulting and testing. We work closely together with various partners to provide you with timely, accurate and complete results.

Our services

The materials testing specialists are notable for their expertise, experience and customized services in all aspects of materials testing.

Zerstörende Werkstoffprüfung (ZP)

Destructive testing

Notched bar impact testing
Tensile testing
Pressure testing
Three-point bend testing
Hardness testing (Rockwell; Brinell; Vickers)
Approximate analysis (spectral analysis)
Zerstörungsfreie Werkstoffprüfung (ZfP)

Non-destructive testing (NDT)

Penetrant testing (PT)
Magnetic testing (MT)
Ultrasonic testing (UT)
Visual inspection
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Metallography

  • Microscopic cleanliness level
  • Particle size determination
  • Structure determination
  • Non-metallic inclusions
  • Decarburization depth
  • Hardness depth

Life cycle of a system

System tests should be a constant companion in the life cycle of a system to meet long-term qualitative requirements. We provide advice during all project phases from conception and specification through development and production to operational transfers and operation.

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Accreditations and Certifications

  • Accredited test laboratory in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025
  • Accreditation number STS 0050
  • Certified under ISO 9001
  • EN ISO 9712 qualification and certification of non-destructive testing personnel

Our employees are audited in accordance with federal regulations regarding access to classified information, materials and facilities.

DOWNLOADS

Would you like to learn more about our services? Here, you can download various additional information.

Brochure Test Center
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Factsheet Materials Testing
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Contact

Markus Zgraggen
Materials Testing
E-mail wp@ruag.ch
RUAG AG
Allmendstrasse 86
3602 Thun

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