Material Testing

The material testing laboratory carries out mechanical, non-destructive and metallographic material tests on metals and non-metals. Analyses and tests on synthetic materials and rubber are executed at the laboratory of Spiez.

Test procedures and equipment

  • Mechanical tests
  • Scanning electron microscopy
  • Non-destructive testing
  • Chemical Metal analytics
  • Corrosion test
  • Surface tests
  • Metallography
  • Fractography, Microfractography
  • Measurements of layer thickness


  • Quality assurance
  • Material characterization
  • Material advice
  • Research and development
  • Manufacturing
  • Revisions
  • Claim clarification

Accredited according to IEC/EN 17025 as STS 050

Swiss Accreditation Service (SAS)