Metal Processing and Testing

At Broder Metals Group we understand the difficulties in finding materials to comply with increasingly demanding specifications.

That’s why we offer both the testing of materials with intent to meet EN 10204 3.2 and full manufacturing or conversion processing to meet EN 10204 3.1 and 3.2.
For a full list of our capabilities please view our table below, or alternatively contact us for a free quote.

To download our handy PDF of full processing and testing services click here, or alternatively download our product brochure.

Our full list of services can be found below.

Metal Processing and Testing  Services
Forgings We can supply black (as forged) as well as rough or finished machined fully tested and complying with all modern standards or to customer’s own specifications.  Our bespoke service can handle the production of forgings from 1” diameter to 3 metres and up to a weight of 3 tonnes.
Top  Turning Tensile Elevated Maximum diameter 406.4mm Maximum length 2800mm
Heat Treating Single items to full batch treatments 
Cutting Maximum diameter 800mm
Milling Maximum size 1200 mm square x 600mm long
Boring Maximum bore diameter 600mm Maximum length 2500mm
Reeling More than 1” diameter: 3300mm  maximum length Less than 1” diameter: 1400mm maximum length All of our subcontractors are approved to relevant standards, all material is sourced from European  and US origin unless previously agreed.
Metallurgical Testing Fraction volume counting, inclusion counts, cleanliness check , grain size, intergranular examination, decarburisation measurement, case depth.
Mechanical testing Room temperature, tensile elevated, temperature tensile stress rupture, impacts (Charpy/lzod), % shear and lateral expansion, hardness surveys.
Corrosion Testing Pitting and crevice corrosion, intergranular corrosion.
Ultrasonic Inspection Full in-house UT level PCN
Chemical Analysis Gas analysis (hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen) Optical emission Wet chemistry
Third Party Witness Management of independent witnessing by:  customer, Lloyds register, TUV, Royal Sun Alliance and others.

Any further questions? Make an enquiry or if you would like to look at our metal stock, download our product brochure.