Founded in 1973, TCR Engineering Services (TCR) is India's most reputed and established, NABL and ISO 17025 accredited independent Material Testing Laboratory and Quality Assurance Company.
The services TCR provides include Mechanical Testing
, Chemical Analysis
, Positive Material Identification (PMI)
, Non Destructive Testing
, RoHS Compliance Testing
, Corrosion Testing
, Failure Analysis
, Third Party Inspection
, Metallurgical Product Evaluation, Manpower Deployment
, Engineering Research and Consultancy.
TCR Engineering Services undertakes material testing as per international standards and specifications as defined by ASTM, NACE, DIN, AWS, API, BIS, IS and others. Testing can also be done as per client-supplied specifications.
TCR´s objective is to provide a quality service at a reasonable price. Till date, TCR has worked with more than 2000+ quality driven clients
(from India and rest of the world) in Aerospace, Automotive, Oil Refineries, Petrochemical plants, Chemical Processing, Defense, Electronics, Nuclear Power and Capital Goods manufacturing industries to determine material properties, improve product's performance, assist to develop new and better products or materials, evaluate remaining life of an industrial equipment, determine why a component´s performance expectations were not met, or to identify why a product may have failed.
The management team at TCR is led by its founder, Mr. V.K. Bafna
. The multi-disciplinary certified and experienced personnel team of professionals at TCR includes: metallurgical, mechanical, electrical, and chemical engineers; materials scientists; chemists; physicists; NDT inspectors and computer scientists who have the qualifications, the education and the experience to meet rigorous standards in the testing field, whether serving the Private and Public Sector, Government or the Military.
TCR Engineering Services´ ability to provide value to our metal testing customers is based on organizing multiple talents into a focused set of technological capabilities. TCR provides several testing services, but, no matter which discipline you choose, one thing is certain. When you send a sample to TCR, you can have confidence in the results, because you are working with a company that has a reputation for being meticulous.
Customer Service Representatives, at TCR, provide clients with up-to-the-minute information on the status of a sample through the in-house laboratory information management software. The need for responsiveness is something understood by everyone in the company. Turnaround time has been improved without sacrificing quality by operating 12 hours a day in the lab, 16 hours a day in the machine shop.
TCR Advanced Services
, a TCR Engineering affiliate company, has its laboratory in Baroda. Engineering professionals travel across India (and all over the world, if needed) to conduct on-site material testing and NDT services.
TCR is the only laboratory in India to have a global network of labs. International clients are served by TCR-ATSCO
in Kuwait TCR Arabia
in Saudi Arabia and TCR World Inc. in Washington DC, USA. A number of potential joint ventures in other countries are being planned in the Middle-East and Asia-Pacific regions.
In recent years, TCR has been recognized as one of the most innovative, successful, and fast-growing private companies in India.
Growth and downturn. Boom and bust. High and low. Economic and business cycles are in constant flux, driving change and have a lasting impact on industry structures, the role of technology, customer behavior, the creation, and the destruction of markets. It is a tall order for any firm to deal with this paradigm as it strives to maintain its survival. Organizations need a trusted partner who will help them navigate through these ever changing conditions. TCR Engineering Services has not only survived these cycles in the last three decades but has also remained true to its customers and helped them weather these economic uncertainties.
TCR leverages its multi-national network of laboratories to enable customers to convert their materials and product to have lasting value.
Global Delivery Model for Material Testing Laboratory
TCR´s rapidly growing global delivery services model allows TCR to be the preferred back-end material testing laboratory for some of the world´s largest corporations. This allows global customers to take advantage of reduced cost for material testing while maintaining the same quality standards that they expect in their county. To date, TCR has performed laboratory testing and inspection services for numerous customers in the North America, Europe, Africa, Middle-East and Asia-Pacific
Over 2000+ customers in India and Overseas use TCR´s services to dramatically improve and certify their products, validate material quality, ensure innovation in the marketplace, and to achieve significant competitive advantages. As a result, these companies are bringing the right products to market, at the right time, at the right cost.
TCR Engineering Services is a Bureau of Indian Standards and NABL accredited laboratory
. NABL provides laboratory accreditation services to laboratories that are performing tests / calibrations in accordance with ISO 17025.
TCR is one of the select few test houses, in India, to be on the approved list of such organization as Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd., Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL), Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (L&T), Engineers India Ltd. (EIL), Toyo Engineering India Ltd., Oil & Natural Gas Commission (ONGC), Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC), Dept. of Defense, DGS&D, Indian Railways, Mumbai Municipal Corporation, Dept. of Telecommunications, Electronic Corporation of India Ltd and others.
TCR is also approved by international recognition bodies including American Bureau of Shipping (USA), Bureau Veritas (France), Lloyds Register of Shipping (UK), Det-Norske Veritas (Norway), SGS (India) Ltd. Indian Register of Shipping, Mercantile Marine Dept, Bureau of Indian Standards, and others.
TCR also has a rigorous internal Quality Assurance Program for all its services. The Quality Assurance Department conducts frequent and vigorous internal audits to ensure the highest possible level of quality in support of the TCR service offering.