Npc Testing Laboratory

NPC Testing Laboratory is supported by highly qualified staff to perform destructive testing procedures recommended via the API 5L Monogram Licensing. The laboratory is provided with different state of the art quality testing equipment that is regularly upgraded to meet the latest standard requirements and calibrated for precision and accuracy. The destructive testing procedures applied as standard for all produced pipes in NPC are as follows:

  1. Tensile Test
  2. Guided-Bend Test
  3. Charpy Impact Test
  4. Chemical Analysis Test
  5. Hardness Test
  6. DWTT (Drop-Weight Tear Test)
  7. HIC (Hydrogen-Induced Cracking) Test
  8. Nick Break Test
  9. Side Bend Test