Alpine Polytech’s forensic failure analysis reviews each part of a component, and utilizing years of experience in Oil & Gas materials and application, can determine the root cause of a product failure and how to prevent it in the future. Alpine has many tools at its disposal including chemical analysis, microscopic analysis, physical testing, and most importantly, experience.
When materials fail in the field it can cause injury, financial loss, loss of reputation, etc…. Uncovering the cause of the failure may be the difference in saving face with your customer. We also aid in preventing failures by testing materials prior to installation in order to reveal poor manufacturing methods, poor design or poor choice of material prior to application.