Destructive & Non Destructive Testing

IPP Group is committed to ensuring the products manufactured and supplied to our clients are of outstanding quality. To ensure the IPP Group's high standards are exceed at every opportunity we have developed a suite of in house material testing services.

Destructive Testing
IPP Group have a partnership and service agreement with a world renowned independent testing laboratory to carry out a full range of mechanical testing, metallurgic examination and corrosion testing.
The laboratory is housed on site at our headquarters and enables all testing to be conducted 'in house', therefore ensuring product lead times are reduced. This enables delivery times to be reduced as stock allocation, manufacturing and testing can be provided all under one roof.
Testing is conducted by SGS MIS Testing Limited. The laboratory is ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and UKAS accredited. For the complete scope of work, please follow the below link:


Non Destructive Testing
IPP offer a full range of non destructive testing methods, performed by industry qualified personnel to PCN Level II and ISO 9712:2012.
The following methods of testing are offered by the IPP Group:

  • Liquid Penetrant
  • Ultrasonic
  • Positive Material Identification (via X-RF)
  • Surface Hardness (HRB and HRC)
  • Feritscope
  • Hydrotesting
  • Radiography (Gamma Ray)
  • Boroscope
  • Dimensional Inspection via CMM