VZÚ Plzeň Services Mechanical Testing

Mechanical Testing

Services

  • Tests under static and impact loading
  • Tests of welded joints
  • Hardness tests of metals and plastic materials
  • Brittle fracture resistance tests
  • Crack growth rate measurement at cyclic loading
  • Heat resistance, relaxation and structural stability tests
  • Measurement of high- and low-cycle fatigue

Technical equipment

  • ZWICK, INSTRON, Schenck-Trebel, TIRA testing machines with load capacity 2N - 600 kN
  • MTS 500 and 2500 kN, hydraulic testing machines, USA
  • WOLPERT, AMSLER and WPM pendulum impact hammers, Germany
  • WOLPERT, Vickers Armstrong, WPM, ŠKODA, ZWICK and INSTRON (portable) hardness testers
  • Creep laboratory with its own testing equipment for testing at temperatures up to 1100 °C and loading up to 30 kN

Reference

Year Name of Project Customer
2018

Creep tests

Doosan Babcock Ltd.
2018

Creep tests

ETD Consulting
2018

CTOD tests for fracture toughness of sheets at low temperatures

ISD HUTA CZESTOCHOWA SP. ZOO
2018

Mechanical tests

PILSEN STEEL s.r.o.
2018

Mechanical tests

CZECH PRECISION FORGE a.s.
2018

Mechanical tests

Seele pilsen s.r.o.
2018

Mechanical tests

ŠKODA JS a.s.
2018

Mechanical tests

BRUSH SEM s.r.o.
2018

Mechanical testing, creep tests

Doosan Škoda Power s.r.o.
2018

Specific mechanical testing of rivets for automotive

Yanfeng Czechia Automotive Interior Systems s.r.o.

Want more information? Do not hesitate to contact us.

Matyáš Novák
+420 371 430 764
+420 737 237 992
novak@vzuplzen.cz

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