Non-destructive testing (NDT) is a highly effective way to detect the very smallest of imperfections or damage in aerospace materials or components throughout their operational life, without materially affecting the integrity of the item being tested. Aerospace non-destructive testing can be used to detect defects such as geometrical faults, e.g. material thickness, welding defects, bondline defects, delamination, wrinkles, porosity, dry areas, foreign objects, cracks or corrosion.
This enables customers to ensure their products integrity and reliability while in-service, which allows them to save both time and money when evaluating their products, troubleshooting or carrying out research.
Element is one of the world’s leading providers of aerospace non-destructive testing services to the global aerospace sector. Our range of non-destructive testing (NDT) testing methods and services include:
- Ultrasonic testing (UT), Resonance testing, Phased Array, Immersion testing
- Radiography (RT), X-ray flourescence testing
- Eddy current testing (ET)
- Magnetic particle testing (MT)
- Penetrant testing (PT)
- Visual testing (VT)
- Leak detection testing (LT)
- Acoustic emission (AE)
Our aerospace non-destructive testing services comply with a wide variety of industry standards, government contracts and military specifications, as well as unique customer requirements.We use ASNT Central Certification Program (ACCP), SNT-TC-1A certified technicians and Certified Weld Inspectors (CWIs) to deliver a full range of Level III non-destructive testing services, including certified weld inspection, to assist our clients in projects ranging from material analysis or product qualification testing to quality assurance and audit programs.
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