TROY, MI-X-R-I Testing, a provider of nondestructive testing (NDT) services to the aerospace, automotive and other industries, appointed Steve Olson as business unit manager of their Cleveland facility.
BILLERICA, MA-Taiyuan Heavy Industry Co. (TYHI), a manufacturer of rail wheels, axles and wheel sets in China, has selected GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies as its provider of ultrasonic inspection equipment for rail wheel production.
CHESHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM-United Kingdom-based Phoenix Inspection Systems, provider of nondestructive testing (NDT) equipment, is launching Phoenix Inspection Systems Inc. (Phoenix ISI), a sister company that will be based in Atlanta.
CINCINNATI-ASTM E2001-8 Standard Guide for Resonant Ultrasound for Defect Detection in Both Metallic and Non-Metallic Parts has been revised and released. Standardizing resonant inspection nondestructive testing across different organizations, companies and countries for meaningful comparison and consistency is the express purpose of the new standard.
ROCHESTER, NY-Gradient Lens Corp. has acquired Phelan, CA-based FRS-Omega Inc., manufacturer of visual inspection products. The addition of FRS-Omega’s line of flexible fiberoptic and video borescopes gives the company an expanded product line.
Indentation hardness, traditionally reserved for the lab, has evolved to in-situ production applications to improve yields, reduce costs, maximize resources and generally improve the overall productivity of an operation.