FAILURE ANALYSIS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The analysis of equipment and materials that have failed while in use or while a product is being fabricated is a primary service provided by MMT.  The services provided vary from an identification of the failure mode to an evaluation of the root cause and factors that contributed to the failure of the component.

Some services provided have included the analysis of gears, pumps, drive shafts, heat exchangers, turbines, pipelines, control valves, pressure regulators, cars, trucks, heavy equipment, bearings, fittings, light fixtures, electrical power distribution and control equipment.  The services provided by MMT have also included the analysis of components fabricated from metals, polymers, ceramics and composite materials.

 

Categories of Failure Analysis

Root Cause Analysis

Metallurgical Analysis

Corrosion Analysis

Fracture Mode Identification

High Temperature Analysis