Don Meyers of Laboratory Testing Inc. Named ASNT Technician of the Month
The Greater Philadelphia Chapter of ASNT recognized Don Meyers, a 14-year employee and Liquid Penetrant Inspection Lead at Laboratory Testing Inc. The August 2008 "Technician of the Month" award was presented to Meyers for outstanding quality and experience in the field of nondestructive testing.
Liquid Penetrant Inspection (LPI) is a convenient method of identifying surface flaws on products or parts of almost any shape and made of materials that are not extremely rough or porous. Both fluorescent penetrant and visible dye inspections are performed at LTI on products up to 40 ft. long. The 2,500 sq. ft. liquid penetrant area is equipped with three large penetrant dip tanks, a 40 ft. by 3 ft. dwell tank for pipe, tubing, bar, etc., and a large inspection room with three high-intensity black lights.
About Laboratory Testing Inc. -- Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) of Hatfield, PA has been in business since 1984. The company specializes in materials testing, nondestructive testing, failure analysis, NIST-traceable calibration services and specimen machining. The lab is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 by PRI/Nadcap and A2LA, which also complies with ISO 9001 and ISO 13485. Mechanical, chemical, metallurgical and nondestructive testing services are performed on metals, alloys, plastics and other materials. Chemical analysis is also available for additional materials including powdered metals, ores, ferroalloys, composites, ceramics, aerospace materials and nuclear materials. The Metrology Division provides dimensional, pressure, force, torque, mass & vacuum calibration services, field calibration services, repairs, and new instruments and parts. Information on LTI services and accreditations is available at www.labtesting.com.