Quality Magazine

Tomos Opens Industrial CT Scanning Center

September 30, 2008

BELLINGHAM, WA, September-Tomos Technologies Inc., provider of X-ray computed tomography (CT) scanning services, has opened a new industrial CT scanning center in Bellingham, WA, offering high-resolution scanning and analysis to a range of industries. Tomos uses the EDGE CT scanner from Imtec Inc. to perform both nondestructive testing services and advanced metrology services.

The EDGE CT scanning system offers CT scanning services using a 225-micro-focus X-ray source, with a resolution of 127 microns. This is supported by the FlashCT software system.

Examples of Tomos’ metrology applications include: nondestructive internal measurements, reverse engineering, first article inspection and 3-D volume analysis. Examples of nondestructive testing applications include: failure analysis, forensic analysis, porosity testing and crack detection.