Sector: Aeronautics
Client: Manufacturer of aeronautical components
Location: Orense  – Spain
Execution : 2001

Customer needs

This customer produces structural components for aircraft of many manufacturers in the aeronautical sector.

The parts are mainly manufactured in high strength and rigidity composite materials, such as plastic resins  reinforced in fiberglass and carbon fiber.

For the homologation as supplier for this demanding industry, the mechanical characterization of these components through standardized tests is required.

Solution provided by IBERTEST

For this application, IBERTEST supplied a universal electromechanical testing machine, with a capacity of 100 kN, with high versatility, stiffness and accuracy, adaptable to all the mechanical tests they need to carry out. In addition, IBERTEST has adapted the testing devices that the customer already had, with the consequent saving of costs.