Laboratory Testing Inc. Renews PRI/Nadcap Accreditation for Nondestructive Testing

Laboratory Testing Inc. has been re-accredited by PRI/Nadcap through March 31, 2011 for nondestructive testing services, including liquid penetrant testing, magnetic particle testing, and ultrasonic inspection services.

Hatfield, PA, July 01, 2009 --( Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) has been re-accredited for Nondestructive Testing by PRI/Nadcap (Performance Review Institute’s industry-managed program for special processes in the aerospace industry). The scope of accreditation covers liquid penetrant testing, magnetic particle testing, and ultrasonic inspection methods. The new certificate is valid through January 31, 2011.

Accreditation was first awarded to LTI for nondestructive testing in 1992. Laboratory Testing also has been PRI/Nadcap accredited in materials testing since 1993. The materials testing certificate covers chemical testing, mechanical testing, metallography, microhardness, corrosion, hardness and specimen machining services. Accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025 was added in 2000. The current accreditations for materials testing and ISO/IEC 17025 are valid through April 30, 2008. Copies of all three PRI/Nadcap certificates are available at the Lab Testing website,

About Laboratory Testing Inc. -- Laboratory Testing Inc. of Hatfield, PA specializes in materials testing, nondestructive testing, specimen machining, failure analysis, dimensional inspection and calibration services. The laboratory is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 by PRI/Nadcap and A2LA, which complies with ISO 9001 and ISO 13485. Our expertise is in testing metals found in tubing, pipe, castings, bar stock, plates, fasteners and other products, as well as the analysis of powdered metals, ores, ferroalloys, composites, ceramics, aerospace materials and nuclear materials. Test specimens are machined on-site and failure analysis investigations are conducted to determine the root cause of material failures. The calibration lab provides NIST-traceable dimensional, pressure, force, torque, mass and vacuum calibration services, field calibration services, new instruments and replacement parts. Additional information on testing and calibration services is available at, or 800-219-9095.

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