VZÚ Plzeň Services Laboratory of Metallography

Laboratory of Metallography

Services

  • Residual service life assessment of structures and equipment
  • Complex analyses of production and operational failures
  • Determination of macro- and micro-structure of materials
  • Non-destructive testing of materials and structures
  • Check of welded joints
  • NDT methods of the assessment of materials degradation
  • Chemical analysis of metals, alloys and other inorganic materials
  • Chemical analysis of oil-based and other organic substances
  • Determination of characteristics of liquids (inflammation point, fire point, combustion heat, heat value)

Technical equipment

  • System for sample preparation, Struers, Denmark
  • Stationary electrolytic pipette for nondestructive testing, Struers Denmark
  • Olympus PMG3 optical microscope, Japan
  • Viper videomicroscope, USA
  • JEOL JSM 6490 LV scanning electron microscope, Japan
  • JEOL JEM 1200 EX transmission electron microscope, Japan
  • Movipol Electrolytic pipettes for nondestructive testing, Struers, Denmark
  • PRIOR and STRUERS PSM 2 portable microscopes, Denmark
  • LECO DM-AMH 55 microhardness tester
  • Q4 TASMAN optical emission spectrometer, Germany
  • GBC 932 AA atomic absorption spectrometer, Australia
  • FTIR, NICOLET 380 infrared spectrometer, Thermo ELECTRON Corp. , USA
  • PU 8755/00 spectrophotometer, England

Reference

Year Name of Project Customer
2017

Analyzes of impurities of plastic moldings

Gerresheimer Horsovsky Tyn spol. s r.o.
2017

Oil analyzes

Wikov Gear s.r.o.
2017

Diagnostic inspection of part of turbine 71.4 MW in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia

Babcock Borsig Service Arabia Ltd.
2017

Diagnostic inspection of boiler Ak-2-No.3 Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Babcock Borsig Service Arabia Ltd.
2017

Expression analysis of OES samples

Schmelzer s.r.o.
2017

Chemical analysis

CZECH PRECISION FORGE a.s.
2017

Chemical analysis

PILSEN STEEL s.r.o.
2017

Chemical analysis

ŠKODA JS a.s.
2017

Chemical analysis

BRUSH SEM s.r.o.
2017

Chemical analysis

Doosan Škoda Power s.r.o.

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Josef Kasl
+420 371 430 760
+420 737 237 991
kasl@vzuplzen.cz

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