RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Metallurgical Analysis


General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems – Canada (GD-OTS – Canada) Research and Development department possesses a metallurgy lab equipped with:

  • Hardness apparatus, including microhardness
  • Optical Microscopes with image analysis
  • Mechanical Properties Testing Machine

We have expertise in:

  • Molding of thermoplastics, including frangible materials
  • Formability of Metals
  • Powder Metallurgy
  • Fracture and Case Analysis (SEM, TEM, XRD)
  • Non Destructive Examination (UT, radiographic inspection).