For each new program, aeronautical structure and component manufacturers and subcontractors need to validate their new designs and characterize the new materials that are incorporated.
To do so, they look for partners that are testing specialists and are able to stay with them throughout their product's life cycle, thus optimizing the development times for the programs.
Applus+ Laboratories is recognized as a Structural Test Strategic Supplier (ST2S) by Airbus. We perform full structural validation plans for metal and composite material components and sub-components. We are high load uniaxial and multiaxial test specialists.
Our mechanical laboratories and our testing engineering capabilities allow us to offer flexible solutions enabling clients to meet the deadlines of the aeronautical programs.
Our services include:
Our structural testing capabilities for metal and composite components are:
Our laboratories are accredited by Nadcap for metal and non-metal tests, and certified under EN 9100 for Aerospace Quality System.
We are approved by Rolls Royce and Aernnova as a qualified supplier to perform structural mechanical tests.
Applus+ Laboratories has been working for more than 15 years with the major aircraft manufacturers and is present in the major aerospace clusters.