/ Marine Technical Investigation & Consulting
ALS MARINE CONSULTANTS Ltd. provides technical consulting & investigation of failures in structures and also supports as experts, claims and arbitrations. These include metallographic studies, material characterization and failure mechanism identification through material and structure surface observation as well as with the use of Finite Element Method.
In short our activities include:
Investigations of failures in ship structural components, engines and machinery
Investigations on defects and failures on pipelines
Technical investigations for claims
Metallographic studies, destructive testing
Experimental definition of material mechanical properties
Materials testing with non destructive methods
Technical studies using Rules & Guidelines, good engineering practice, analytical methods and Finite Element Method for structural applications involving phenomena like failures, fracture, fatigue, etc.