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Composites testing

Failure analysis and investigation

Get to the root cause of product failure fast

As the UK’s leading measurement expert, we help companies identify the root causes of product and materials failures faster, enabling them to help improve product safety, manage financial liabilities and avoid reputational damage.

Maintaining your position as a world-class manufacturer is achieved by staying ahead of the pack. We are trusted by global market leaders to quickly identify faults in their products and parts. Our team of globally acknowledged experts, specialist facilities and comprehensive testing services combine to ensure your products get back on track faster.

We resolve disputes fast.  As an independent, world-leading authority on measurement and testing, we are trusted by international market leaders to provide independent analysis of the most complex conflict resolution cases concerning product and materials failure.

We quickly identify failures.  Our team is expert in every detail of measurement and failure diagnostics and has the specialist knowledge and equipment to be able to identify, understand and offer guidance to resolve product or materials failures faster. We offer a rapid response service, ensuring you get the answers you need as soon as possible.

We extend your testing capability. We have unparalleled testing facilities that you won’t find anywhere else in the world. We pride ourselves on supporting companies that manufacture or use complex, high value parts, products and materials.

Don’t see what you are looking for? Our diverse skill set enables us to provide bespoke solutions. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

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