Proof Load Testing

Our laboratory is accredited with the National Association Testing Authorities, better known as NATA. Our NATA accreditation enables us to test mechanical items, within our accreditation criteria.

Our laboratory is accredited to ISO17025 - General Requirements for the Competence of Testing.

All testing carried out by Reliance Hexham to our accreditation is certified and traceable as per the NATA ruling and our quality assurance accreditation.

All our test rigs are calibrated as per our NATA Accreditation.

The specifications of our main proof load test rig are:

  • Capacity: 200 TONNE
  • Useful Length: 12M
  • Inside Width: 1082mm maximum
  • Cylinder Stroke: 1.25M

Types of graphs produced by the computerised test rig include:

  • Force / Elongation
  • Force / Time
  • Stress / Strain
  • Stress / Time
  • Elongation / Time
  • Strain / Time
Our Accreditations and Memberships
  • Quality ISO 9001 Accreditation
  • ILAC MRA NATA 903 Accreditation
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