Assured Testing Services works closely with marine industrial clients who have testing requirements unique to the aquatic industry sector. The laboratory's testing focuses on the harsh conditions of the ocean on marine vessels, including salt, humidity, sunlight, temperature, stress, impact, and others.
Assured has also helped to design and perform customized testing procedures for marine customers who have unique testing requirements. Some examples include:
US Navy aircraft carrier decking
Marine HVAC heat exchangers
Residential pool submersed controls
Cast parts for private boat handles and anchors
Interior ship cabin part platings & finishes
The most commonly administered marine testing specifications include a mixture or cycle of salt fog, humidity, and UV Weathering. Assured Testing Services can help to recommend a suitable suite of tests for your project.
ASTM B117 Standard Practice for Operating Salt Spray (Fog) Apparatus
DIN 500021 Salt spray testing
ISO 9227 Corrosion tests in artificial atmospheres
ASTM D1735 Standard Practice for Testing Water Resistance of Coatings Using Water Fog Apparatus
ASTM D2247 Standard Practice for Testing Water Resistance of Coatings in 100% Relative Humidity
ASTM D4585 Cleveland Condensing Humidity