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A2LA has accredited


New Berlin, WI

for technical competence in the field of

Mechanical Testing

This laboratory is accredited in accordance with the recognized International Standard ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General Requirements for the Competence of Testing and Calibration Laboratories. This accreditation demonstrates technical competence for a defined scope and the operation of a laboratory quality management system (refer to joint ISO-ILAC-IAF Communiqué dated 8 January 2009).

Presented this 5 th day of November 2010.

2009 ). Presented this 5 t h day of November 2010. President & CEO For the

President & CEO For the Accreditation Council Certificate Number 0098.02 Valid to August 31, 2012

For the tests or types of tests to which this accreditation applies, please refer to the laboratory’s Mechanical Scope of Accreditation.

SCOPE OF ACCREDITATION TO ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Valid To: August 31, 2012 STORK TECHNIMET 3200 South


Valid To: August 31, 2012

STORK TECHNIMET 3200 South 166th Street New Berlin, WI 53151 Melissa Kurtz Phone: (262) 901 0528


Certificate Number: 0098.02

In recognition of the successful completion of the A2LA evaluation process, accreditation is granted to this laboratory to perform physical tests, welding qualification tests, investigative nondestructive testing, metallography and microscopy on metallic and non-metallic materials (including plastics, composites and rubber) and to perform laboratory corrosion and environmental exposure tests on metals, alloys, plastics, composites and rubber, fabricated assemblies or parts, and various coatings, using the following types of tests:


Physical Testing Tension (120,000 lbs. Max.) Metals Strain Ratio (r-value) Strain-Hardening (n-value) Plastic & Polymers Rubber Axial Tensile, Wedge Tensile and Proof

Compression and Flexural Properties Compression Set

Fatigue Testing Low Cycle Fatigue Force Controlled Fatigue Component Fatigue Hardness Brinell Rockwell (A, Bw, C, Ew, 15N, 30N, 45N, 15Tw, 30Tw, 45Tw, Ms, Rs) Microhardness (Knoop & Vickers)


Durometer (Shore A & D)

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Test Methods

ASTM A370, B557, B557M, E8, E8M ; EN10002-1 ASTM E517 ASTM E646 ASTM D638, D882, D1004 ; TM PM-9, PM-11 ASTM D412 ASTM F606, F606M; SAE J429, J995 J1199; TM PM-9 ASTM D575, D695, D790 ASTM D395 (except ASTM E145, Type IIB ovens)

ASTM E606 ASTM E466 ASTM E466; TM AM-3

ASTM E10 ASTM D785, E18, F606; SAE J429, J995

ASTM B578, E384; EN 1043-1, EN 1043-2; ISO 6507-1 ASTM A1038 1 , E92; EN 1043-01; ISO 6507-1; TM MT-9 1 ASTM D2240

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Physical Testing (cont.) Charpy Impact Izod Impact Multiaxial Impact Bend Ultrasonic Thickness Rubber Tear Strength Coefficient of Friction Strain Gaging Adhesive Bond Strength

Rubber O Ring

Test Methods

ASTM A370, E23; ISO 148-1; EN 10045-1 ASTM D256 ASTM D3763 ASTM E290 ASTM E797; TM MA-4 1 ASTM D624 ASTM D1894 ASTM E1237; TM AM-4 1 ASTM D1002, D1004, D3163, D3164, D3164M, D3165, D3528, D5868 ASTM D1414

Welding and Brazing Performance (Operator) and Procedure Qualification Tests


AWS B2.1, B2.2, B4.0, D1.1, D1.5, D3.6M, D14.3, D18.1; BS EN ISO 15614-1, 15614-12, 15614-13; BS EN 287-1, 287-2, 910; DIN EN 288-4; ASME IX; ANSI/AWS D1.2, D 14.1, D14.5, D15.1, D14.4, D14.6, API STD 1104; ASTM A488; SAE AMS-STD-1595; MIL-STD-248D; NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010; ANSI/AASHTO/AWS D15.1


AWS B4.0, D1.1, D3.6M; BS EN 287-1, 287-2; ASME IX; ANSI/AWS D1.2, D14.1, D14.3, D14.4, D14.5, D14.6; API STD 1104; SAE AMS-STD-1595; MIL-STD-248D; NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010

(Fillet Weld)


AWS B4.0, D3.6M, D14.3; ANSI/AWS/SAE/D8.9; BS EN ISO 14271, 15614-1, 15614-12; API STD 1104; MIL-STD-248D; NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010


AWS D1.1, D3.6M; ANSI/AWS D1.5, D14.1. D14.6; EN 875; BS EN 1045-1, 1045-2; MIL-STD-248D; ASME IX; ASTM A488; NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010; AMS-STD-1595; ANSI/AASHTO/AWS D15.1


AWS D1.1, D3.6M, D14.3, B2.1, B2.2; BS EN 287-1, 287-2; DIN EN 288-4, 1321; ASME IX; ANSI/AWS D1.2, D1.4, D14.1, D14.4, D14.5, D14.6, D15.1; API STD 1104; SAE AMS-STD-1595; MIL-STD-248D; NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010; ANSI/AASHTO/AWS D1.5; BS EN ISO 15614-1, 15614-2


AWS D1.1; BS EN ISO 15614-1, 15614-2, 15614-12; DIN EN 1321; ASME IX; SAE AMS-STD-1595, -W-6858; ANSI/AWS/SAE D8.9


AWS B2.1, B2.2, B3.6M, B4.0; ASME IX; EN ISO 14273; ANSI/AWS C3.2, D1.2, D1.3; SAE AMS-STD-6858; ANSI/AWS/SAE D8.9


AWS B2.1, B2.2, B4.0, D1.1, D3.6M, D14.3, D18.1; BS EN ISO 287-2, 288-4, 895, 1002, 14272, 15614-1, 15614-2, 15614-12; DIN EN 10237; ASME IX; ANSI/AWS D1.4, D14.1, D14.4, D14.5, D14.6, D15.1; ANSI/AASHTO/AWS D1.5; ASTM A488; ANSI/AWS/SAE D8.9; API STD 1104; SAE AMS-STD-1595; MIL-STD- 248D; NAVSEA S9074-AQ-GIB-010

Peel & Chisel

ISO 10447

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Test Methods

Failure Analysis Metallography Preparation of samples Microstructure 1 Inclusion Content Grain Size 1 Macroetching 1 Microetching 1 Depth of Decarburization Case Depth Coating Thickness

Hydrogen Embrittlement Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) (Fracture Mode Characterization) Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDS) (Elemental Mapping, Coating Identification) Evaluation of Grinder Induced Defects

Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDS) (Elemental Mapping, Coating Identification) Evaluation of Grinder Induced Defects

ASTM E3; TM MA-8 1 ASTM A247, E883; ASM Metals Hnbk Vol 9 ASTM E45 (Method A), E883 ASTM E112, E883 ASTM E340, E381 ASTM E407 ASTM E1077, E883; SAE J121, J121M SAE J423 ASTM B244, B487, B499, D1005, D1186, D1400, D7091 ASTM F606; SAE J1237 TM MA-14

TM MA-15

TM MA-12

Corrosion Tests Environmental Compatibility Humidity

Salt Spray (Fog)

Modified Salt Spray (Fog) CASS Cyclic Corrosion

ASTM D1735, D2247, D4585; GM4465P; Delphi DX900159; TM PC-12 ASTM B117; ISO 9227; GM4298P; Delphi DX900158 ASTM G85 A1, A2, A3, A5; ISO 9227 ASTM B368; GM4476P; ISO 9227 ASTM D5894, D6899, G85 A2, A3, A5; GM9540P, GM9505P; SAE J2334; GMW14872; TM PC-12

Scab Corrosion

Xenon Arc


Post-Exposure Evaluations Rusting




Scribed / Non-Scribed

ASTM D1654

Post-Exposure Evaluations (cont.) Corrosion Creepback


Immersion Corrosion Resistance

NACE TM0169 ASTM G36, G48; ISO 6509

Susceptibility to Stress-Corrosion Cracking, Dezincification Resistance Intergranular Corrosion Resistance

ASTM A262 (Practice A), A763, G28, G110

Accelerated Weathering Fluorescent (QUV)

ASTM G147, G151, G154, D4329, D4587, D4674, D5208; SAE J2020, ASTM D2565, D4355, D4459, D5071, D6551, D6695, G155; GM9327P; SAE J2412, J2527

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Coating Evaluation Conditioning of Plastics Taber Abrasion Resistance

Pencil Hardness Dime Scrape Coating Adhesion Paint & Plastic

Plating Pull-off Strength Gloss Coating Flexibility Mandrel Bend T-Bend Coating Impact Chip Resistance (Gravelometer)

ASTM D618 ASTM D3389, D4060, D6037; GM9515P; ISO 9352 ASTM D3363 GM9506P 1

ASTM D3359 1 , GM9071P 1 , GM9502P 1 ; Delphi DX900161 1 ; Ford FLTM BI 106-01 1 ASTM B571 1 ASTM D4541 1 ASTM D523 1 , D2457 *

ASTM D522 1 ASTM D4145 1 ASTM D2794 ASTM D3170; SAE J400; GM9508P; Delphi DX9000163

1 This laboratory meets A2LA R104 – General Requirements: Accreditation of Field Testing and Field Calibration Laboratories for these tests.

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