Accredited Laboratory for structural durability and Specimen testing as per DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025

Testing Services

  • Application or problem-related extraction of specimens from components
  • Specimens manufacture with internal quality assurance
  • Quasi-static and cyclic testing of metals and composite materials
  • Tests under the influence of high and low temperatures and environmental conditions (corrosion, etc.)
  • Thermo-mechanical fatigue tests
  • Component tests
  • Development of test methods
  • Performing of customer-specific quality assurance tests

Simulation and Method Development Services

  • Fatigue life calculation
  • Method development for structural durability assessment
  • FEM simulation and component optimisation
  • Method development for CAE
  • Material qualification of rims and brakes
  • Evaluation of quality assurance concepts
Techniscal Data
Spindle testing machine for quasi-static tests up to 100 kN
Servohydraulic test machines for dynamic material testing in the range of 0.1 kN to 100 kN and test frequencies of up to 40 Hz
Resonance test machines for load-controlled cyclic material testing in the range of 1 kN to 100 kN and test frequencies of up to 150 Hz
Rotating bending test machines for load-controlled rotating bending fatigue tests with a bending torque in the range of 0.1 kNm to 2.5 kNm and test frequencies of up to 50 Hz
Thermo-mechanical test bench with independent cyclic temperature and strain control with heating and cooling rates of up to 10 K / s
Tests at temperatures ranging between -196°C and 950°C