Processing & 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.

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Processing and Testing Services

ForgingsWe 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 TurningTensile ElevatedMaximum diameter
Maximum length 2800mm
Heat TreatingSingle items to full batch treatmentsCuttingMaximum diameter 800mm
MillingMaximum size 1200 mm square x 600mm long
BoringMaximum bore diameter
Maximum length 2500mm
ReelingMore than 1” diameter
33000mm 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 TestingFraction volume counting, inclusion counts, cleanliness check , grain size, intergranular examination, decarburisation measurement, case depth.
Mechanical testingRoom temperature, tensile elevated, temperature tensile stress rupture, impacts (Charpy/Izod), % Shear and lateral expansion, hardness surveys.
Corrosion TestingPitting and crevice corrosion, intergranular corrosion.
Ultrasonic InspectionFull inhouse UT level PCN
Chemical AnalysisGas analysis (hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen)Optical emissionWet chemistry
Third Party WitnessManagement of independent witnessing by: customer, Lloyds register, TUV, Royal Sun Alliance and others.

For more information download our Processing and Testing information sheet here

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Broder Metals Group Certified To AS9120
Broder Metals Group Certified To AS9120