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Wear, failure and corrosion of polymer and composite parts

Area of expertise

Polymer, elastomer, composite materials

Ruptures sur plastique

Understand and anticipate plastic, composite and elastomer material breaks


YOUR EXPECTATIONS

Having experienced a failure for a composite, plastic or elastomer part or a paint coating, you want to:
• identify causes, understand origins and find solutions to guarantee your product quality
• identify the responsibilities for each contributor in order to improve your organization

OUR SOLUTIONS

According to your needs, realize a full study of every parameter related to failure with:
• on-site expertise
• material analysis: break analyses, geometric and material-condition analysis, material mechanical and physico-chemical characterization
• in-lab simulation: accelerated ageing simulation, structure dimensioning, computation/tests matching, defects nocivity simulation
• manufacturing and control process analysis
• support for process redesign and improvement

YOUR BENEFITS

• Cetim's general approach which combines multiple skills and handles failure from origin to solution in order to help you reduce costs
• as the French leader in failure analysis and mechanical expertise with a wide experience of more than 30 000 cases, Cetim guarantees you neutral and reliable results
• access to most advanced technologies, means and experts to help you innovate

Our references

Recommendations for painting cabinets

( Alstom Power)

A dual-shaded defect

( Grand Perret)

Tracking down failures

( Jean Garnero, Court-ordered appraisal)

Partnership for flexibility and swiftness

( Technetics Group France)

Materials

Cetim has an in-depth knowledge of metallic, composite and elastomer materials and their associated processes. This is why Cetim is the French specialist in material analysis and undertakes to provide you with the necessary information to help you solve any problem, from the most basic to the most complex ones promptly.

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