Non Ferrous Metal Works

Quality Control

Quality Control

NFM Production facilities are ISO 9001:2015 rated and deliver the best quality coupled with the backing of international standards and up to date specification sheets. Beyond simple quality control procedures NFM are proud to present a fully operational Ultrasonic Inspection Department with qualified UT Operators to supply Technical Grade alloys that are a cut above the rest.


Testing Ability

NFM are able to supply quality testing and reports of materials offered as follows:

  • Tensile Testing
  • Hardness Testing – HB, HRB, VHN, RC
  • Mercurous Nitrate Accelerated Crack Testing
  • DZR Tests to AS 2345 as well as ISO 6509
  • Metallography
  • Image Analysis and Phase Presence
  • Titration
  • pH Level Tests
  • Spark Analysis – Spectro
  • Atomic Absorption Analysis
  • Portable XRF Analysis
  • Failure Mode Analysis
  • Ultrasonic Inspection
  • Ultrasonic Inspection

NFM have a fully functional Ultrasonic Inspection Department with both automated as well as portable and manual scanning systems in use. Scanning over 100 tons of brass and bronze a month NFM are confidently supplying Technical Grade material into the market with superior cleanliness further establishing the NFM brand as a quality product a cut above the rest.

Ultrasonic scanning is in compliance with:

ASTM E2375-08
Testing capabilities are as tight as Class AA depending on alloy, condition and diameter.

NFM’s experienced and helpful consultants await your enquiry.