The ATS Phoenix location, formerly Gray’s Engineering & Consulting, is in the process of an expansion to include mechanical testing, metallurgical testing, chemical analysis, and failure analysis.
The majority of testing capabilities will be available in Q1 of 2022 and continue to expand as demand increases.
Chemical analysis (metals):
The layout of the laboratory requires a highly efficient plan due to the small area allocated. As a result, several of the newly purchased instruments are compact, benchtop models that boast advanced capabilities. Some of the benchtop instruments include:
These state of the art instruments, in addition to sample preparation and other testing equipment, offer customers in the Western US a one-stop materials testing laboratory similar to the ATS Marietta, GA headquarters. A more detailed list of ATS Phoenix testing capabilities can be seen on the company website. Although the Phoenix materials laboratory will have the capability to run independently, a continuing close relationship to the Marietta materials testing departments will ensure the success of both laboratories.