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Mechanical Testing and Metallurgical Expertise

The Test House is an independent commercial testing laboratory offering a mechanical and metallurgical testing service to all sectors of industry.

It offers competitively priced, fast response, one-stop accredited welding qualifications and routine testing services across a range of manufacturing industries.

Established in 1990, the company holds UKAS accreditation in the fields of NDT, mechanical testing, metallurgical and corrosion testing. The Test House is also a CAA recognised UKAS accredited facility for testing for aerospace purposes. It provides a quality technical service complementary to the parent TWI company research activities.

The Test House clients include Marine Flag State accident investigators, owners, insurers, loss adjusters, power plant operators and manufacturers. To support its international and marine clients, permanently appointed clearing agents at all major United Kingdom airports ensure speedy and efficient forwarding of samples, both large and small.

Please click here for our UKAS Schedule of Accreditation


Mechanical Testing

Metallurgical Services

Corrosion Testing

Failure Analysis & Consultancy

Specialist Laboratory & Site Services

Manufacturing & Specimen Production