TCR Engineering Services, Material Testing, Laboratory, Outsource Analytical, India
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Positive Material Identification (PMI)
TCR Engineering enhances its Non Destructive Testing offering with Positive Material Identification service. TCR's on-site inspection and testing team has multiple highly sophisticated handheld / portable X-Ray Florescence (XRF) Spectrometers which can measure the chemical composition of the materials, non-destructively and accurately.

The range of equipment available for undertaking Positive Material Identification (PMI) at TCR is unparalleled in India.

TCR Engineering's Positive Material Identification service is fast becoming an integral part of process safety management in the petroleum refining, petrochemical and electric power generation industries in India, Middle-East and Asia-Pacific.

Using various X-Ray Florescence (XRF) instruments, engineers at TCR can provide elemental identification and quantitative determination without regard to form, size and shape. No samples need to be cut during PMI.

Onsite Positive Material Identification (PMI) Services Team
The TCR Engineering Services PMI division has expert engineering and inspection personnel to undertake incoming material inspection and provide on-site alloy verification for Quality control and Stock control purposes. TCR can analyze Melt and Weld and provide a comprehensive Maintenance assessment. Our expert engineers can provide guidance to clients in selection of test equipment and forming test standards.

Our engineers and PMI team can travel across India, Middle-East, Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Russia, Dubai and even to places in USA, UK and the rest of Europe. PMI Service engineers travel from our offices in Mumbai, India.

Positive Material Identification Projects are undertaken on a Time and Material or fixed-cost basis based upon the customer's requirement. We have a large list of successful completion of Positive Material Identification projects.

TCR Engineering's PMI equipment includes:
Portable X-Ray Florescence (XRF) Based Instruments:
· XMet 3000TX (2 Nos.) from Metorex, Finland
· Niton XLt (2 Nos.) from Niton Corporation, Finland
· XMet 3000T from Metorex, Finland
· Innov-X Alpha Analyzer from Innov-X Systems, Netherlands
· Metal Master 2000 (3 Nos.) from Metorex, Finland
Portable Optical Emission Spectrometer (OES) Instrument:
· ARC-MET 8000 MobileLab

Major PMI assignments completed by TCR at:
· Hindustan Petroleum Corp (HPCL) at Mumbai, and Vizag
· Cochin Refineries Ltd., Cochin
· Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., at 9 different locations in India
· Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd., Mumbai
· Reliance Industries Limited, Hazira
· Larsen & Toubro Ltd., Mumbai
· Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd., Mumbai
· Oswal Petro Chemicals Ltd., Paradeep
· Tyco Sanmar Ltd., Tamil Nadu
· Fisher Xomox Ltd.

In addition to the above esteemed list, we provide PMI services to a number of Metal producers, Foundries, Metal fabricators, Scrap yards, Scrap traders in the industry, Electric utility companies, Fossil and nuclear power plants, Refining and petrochemical industry, Construction engineering, and the Chemical process industry. TCR has completed more than 500 PMI assignments including projects under third party inspection of EIL, Lloyds, KTI, TUV, DNV & BARC. View our list of PMI customers.

Middle-East and UAE PMI Testing
We have altogether 10 PMI instruments that can be deployed for a on-site assignment in the oil and petrochemical industry in Middle-East, Gulf and UAE areas. We deploy state-of-the-art equipments like Model 898 Alloy Analyzer from NITON and Model 3000TX Alloy Analyzer from Metorex, Finland. These analyzers can analyze alloying elements in C, S, Alloy Steel, Stainless Steels, Tool Steels, Ni Alloys, Cobalt Alloys and Copper Alloys. The elements that can be analyzed are Cr, Ni, Mo, Mn, Fe, Ti, Nb, Zn, Cu, Co, W, V, Sn, Pb, Ta, etc.

Our quotation will depend on quantum of work and Number of Days employed. Lodging, Boarding and transportation will be extra at actuals. Service Tax @12.24% is also applicable. If you have any particular type of job, please let us know and we shall make a specific proposal for you.

Advantages to Scrap Traders
We can also help a scrap trader perform a Scrap classification service. Using our XRF analyzers, TCR provides scrap traders in India and the Middle-East with the information necessary to make quick, confident decisions on material purchases, and the speed and throughput necessary to quickly sort volumes of materials and take advantage of sales opportunities. From titanium alloys to stainless steels to nickel super alloys to red metals to exotics, we can quickly provide the fast, reliable results that the industry demands.

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