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The two laboratories are part of the company’s destructive testing services department and perform materials testing, chemical analysis, corrosion testing, metallurgical analysis and failure analysis services.
As manager, Dilks oversees first-shift and second-shift staffing, processing of orders, department audits and all other materials testing operations in chemistry and metallography. The Chemistry Lab provides corrosion testing and chemical analysis including material characterization, trace element analysis, salt spray testing, humidity testing, wet chemistry and positive material identification services.
Dilks has been with LTI for 23 years performing chemical analysis and testing services. He holds a bachelor’s of arts degree in Biology from LaSalle University.