Overview of our services

Corrosion services:

  • Consultancy on corrosion protection and coating failures
  • Corrosion risk analysis
  • Applied research on corrosion protection methods
  • Root cause analysis of corrosion failures in sprinkler systems
  • Review of cathodic protection plans
  • Electrochemical measurements for investigation of corrosion processes
  • Exposure tests of materials in:
    • Natural seawater
    • C4 atmospheric environment
    • CO2 and chemical environments
    • Deep sea (high pressure) environment

These are just a few of the many corrosion-related services we can provide.
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Failure analysis and Material selection services:

  • Consultancy on selection of metals for dedicated applications
  • Root cause analysis of material failures
  • Microscopic investigation of composition and micro-structure of metals
  • Electrochemical measurements on material durability in multiple environments
  • 3-D microscopy for characterization of surface properties and pit depths
  • Review and investigation of metal certificates and specifications
  • Consultancy on purchase of special materials and alloys

These are just a few of the many materials-related services we can provide.
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Protective coatings services:

  • Exposure tests in maritime (C3/C4) environment
  • c disbonding tests
  • Immersion tests in flowing natural seawater
  • Coating inspections on buildings, vessels, pipelines and infrastructure
  • Consultancy on coating application aspects
  • Root cause analysis of coating failures
  • Electrochemical measurements (EIS) on barrier properties of coatings
  • Review of coating specifications and inspection test plans (ITP)
  • Coating tests for G-9 approval (IMO/GESAMP) of ballast water treatment systems

These are just a few of the many protective coatings services we can provide.
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Antifouling services:

  • Efficacy tests of antifouling coatings in raft exposure according to ECHA requirements
  • Erosion measurements of self-polishing antifouling coatings in natural seawater
  • Consultancy on regulatory aspects of antifouling products
  • Applied research on alternative techniques for antifouling
  • Friction drag tests on ship hull coatings with and without marine fouling
  • Investigation of long-term friction drag properties of hull coatings in simulated ship sailing patterns
  • Hull inspections on coating and fouling condition and analysis of hull coating failures
  • Consultancy on fuel-saving hull maintenance
  • Supervision of dive inspections on fouling condition

These are just a few of the many protective coatings services we can provide.
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Microbial Influenced Corrosion (MIC) services:

  • Root cause analysis of MIC-related material failures
  • MIC risk analysis on materials and structures in soil and under immersion
  • Molecular tools (q-PCR; NGS) for diagnosis and activity assessments of MIC in samples from different environments
  • MIC risk and failure analysis of offshore wind foundations
  • Reviews and second opinions on MIC-related data in failure cases and environmental samples
  • MIC risk and failure analysis in sprinkler systems and fire extinguishing installations
  • Exposure tests of metals to aerobic and anaerobic MIC
  • Consultancy on preventive and protective strategies on MIC

These are just a few of the many protective coatings services we can provide.
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