Aerospace and Defence
We provide a diverse range of services to support the aerospace industry and its supply chain.
Safety and reliability are paramount in the aerospace industry. Failure can be catastrophic. Aerospace manufacturers, distributors, service providers and the supply chain face stringent regulation in performance, quality and reliability.
Intertek provides a diverse range of aerospace services and we can support all aspects of production and performance: from research and development and quality control to material certification and failure analysis. Our capabilities span both military and civil – from international airliners and military jets to private fixed wing or rotary aircraft – and we serve key players in the industry.
Our services include auditing, inspection, scientific and regulatory consulting, testing, quality assurance and certification. Our inspection and testing of components, jet fuel, products and systems are in accordance with certified procedures and stringent testing methods. Testing services include electrical, chemical, mechanical and non-destructive testing, plus the testing of metals, polymers, plastics and composites. Our expert team of consultants works to ensure compliance to chemical control regulations throughout the supply chain.
Intertek is accredited to conduct testing in accordance with major industry bodies such as the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Our accreditations provide you with the confidence and peace of mind that your company is operating safely and adhere to regulation.
Our quality management systems certification and auditing services help suppliers comply with mandatory regulations so you can become an appointed aerospace supplier. Our auditing provides you with the certification you need to open doors to new markets both domestically and internationally.
Intertek is a trusted partner in the provision of global quality and safety services to the aerospace and defence industries, helping ensure increased asset reliability, design integrity and optimal systems performance. Our independent Total Quality Assurance solutions cross the entire spectrum of land, sea and field operations, from vessel and vehicle construction, to maintenance and safety inspections.
The Aerospace and Defence services fall into these broad areas:
- Performance & EMC Testing for Military & Aerospace (MIL-STD-461, MIL-STD-810, DO 160)
- CE Marking for Military Products
- Transparent Armor and Military Glass Testing
- Performance Testing
- Aviation Maintenance and Monitoring Safety Solutions
- Accelerated Stress Testing (AST)
- Component Failure Analysis in Engineering and Manufacturing
- Engine Research, Development & Emissions Testing
- Metallurgy Services
- Non-Destructive Testing
- Mechanical Testing
- 3D Metrology
Material and Chemicals Testing
- Aerospace Polymers and Plastics Testing
- Aerospace Composites Testing
- AeroCHECK Fluids Condition Monitoring
- Chemicals Testing for Aerospace
- Health and Environment
- Jet Fuel Testing
- Nadcap Accreditation AC7122/1 for Testing Aerospace and Automotive Composites
- Composites Testing
- Petroleum & Refined Product Testing
- RoHS Testing Services
Auditing and Professional Services
- AS9100 Series - Aviation Space and Defence Certification
- AS9110 Certification - Requirements for Aviation Space and Defence Maintenance Organisations
- AS9120 Certification - Requirements for Aviation Space and Defence Distributors
- Customised Audit Solutions
- Supply Chain Assurance
- Engineering Consulting
- Engineering and Technical Staffing
- Chemical Regulatory Services
- Failure Analysis and Forensic Engineering
Note: Intertek consulting services provided for Aerospace are carried out by consulting experts of a separate legal entity who have no influence over any aspect of Intertek Notified Body activities.