ROGERS, MN — North Star Imaging will open a new Inspection Services & Applications Laboratory on Oct. 1 to support customers in the West Coast. This facility will offer inspection services and support for existing and new customers using a state of the art X5000 digital X-ray and Computed Tomography system.

Typical inspection service requests are for internal measurements, 3D CAD comparisons, defect, void and/or porosity analysis, surface reconstructions for reverse engineering, finite element analysis and failure analysis.

Kevin Bresnahan, NSI’s business development manager for the Inspections Services Group, will be leading the site’s operations.

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Instron, a worldwide manufacturer of materials testing instruments, will reside alongside NSI in the new facility and will have a full array of demonstration equipment open to customers.