The Nondestructive Testing (NDT) technicians at Laboratory Testing Inc. hold the following NDT certifications to meet your industry requirements:
- ASNT SNT-TC-1A
- Pratt & Whitney PWA-NDTQ
- AWS Certified Welding Inspector
All test and inspection results are evaluated by our certified NDT Level 2 and Level 3 technicians.
The Nondestructive Testing Department has an approved MIL-STD-2132 Examiner holding certifications in immersion and contact ultrasonic testing. MIL-STD-2132 Examiner certification is a requirement for laboratories performing ultrasonic testing services according to MIL-STD-2132 for military suppliers involved with components for propulsion systems. Each certification was awarded after successful completion of an extensive assessment, including written and operational examinations on general theory, specifications and standards, ultrasonic testing methods and equipment. The Naval Sea Systems Command in Pittsburgh, PA administered the examinations.
Pratt & Whitney SIM Level 3 Certification
The NDT staff also includes a Pratt & Whitney SIM Level 3. The certification was earned after successfully completing the Pratt & Whitney Nondestructive Test Qualification Specification (NDTQ) requirements. The Pratt & Whitney SIM Level 3 is responsible for verifying work performed by Level 1 and Level 2 technicians, for overseeing training of NDT technicians performing testing and inspection for Pratt & Whitney suppliers, and for ensuring and verifying compliance to Pratt & Whitney ultrasonic testing requirements.
AWS Certified Welding Inspector
An American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) is on staff at Lab Testing. The certification enables the CWI to perform weld inspections and related activities as described by AWS D1.1, which applies to structural steel. As a CWI in a test laboratory, inspecting the quality of the metal joining work submitted by customers for Welder Qualification and Welding Procedure Qualification is a frequent responsibility.
Explore the extensive list of NDT capabilities offered by Laboratory Testing Inc.
- Ultrasonic Inspection (high-speed immersion & contact)
- Hydrostatic Testing (tubing, pipe & coils)
- Magnetic Particle Testing (fluorescent wet & visible dry powder)
- Dye Penetrant Inspection (fluorescent & visible dyes)
- Radiographic Testing (digital & film)
- Visual Inspection