Fun Fact Friday: Liquid Penetrant Testing Jul 17

Fun Fact Friday: Liquid Penetrant Testing

This week’s Fun Fact Friday will focus on Liquid Penetrant Testing (LPT) and Examination, one of the Non-Destructive Examination (NDE) inspection services that Encorus Group offers. LPT is used to detect discontinuities that are on the surface of ferromagnetic... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: NDE Certifications Jul 10

Fun Fact Friday: NDE Certifications

Nondestructive examination encompasses many specialized testing areas, including liquid penetrant, magnetic particle, ultrasonic, visual and radiographic testing. Trained inspectors performing these tests are able to identify flaws in materials that may be invisible... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: The Reason for the Rules Apr 24

Fun Fact Friday: The Reason for the Rules

Most industries and businesses are subject to regulations. Some may seem overbearing or unnecessary. Older generations might remember the reasons that certain regulations were enacted in the first place, but younger people may see them as a burden to their business,... Read more
Fun Fact Friday: Sieving Fine and Coarse Aggregate Mar 27

Fun Fact Friday: Sieving Fine and Coarse Aggregate

Last week we learned about a little bit about sieve analysis and the aggregate 200 wash. Today, we’ll focus on sieving fine and coarse aggregate – particles larger than the No. 200 sieve. Sieve analysis, or gradation testing, is a way to assess the particle size... Read more