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Incoming Mining, Metals and Alloys Laboratory Testing and Scientific Research Requests

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18-00843

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Laboratory needed for platinum testing of rock,

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18-00814

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed for cobalt purity testing.or ore.

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18-00798

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Materials Laboratory needed for ASTM adhesion testing for metal coatings on a metal substrate to ASTM D4541, Standard Test Method for Pull-Off Strength of Coatings Using Portable Adhesion Testers

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18-00766

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Aerospace company needed FAA accredited laboratory for FAR carpet tape testing for carpet holding application to FAR 25:853 Flammability Requirements for Aircraft Seat Cushions

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18-00629

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining Company needed for elemental analysis on mining sand for precious metals au, Ag, pt, Pd

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18-00480

Mining, Metals and Alloys

LONG-TERM TESTING Industrial Laboratory needed for thermal conductivity testing by laser flash method for metals as per standard ASTM: E1461-13. Thermal conductivity and thermal diffusivity are the most important thermophysical material parameters for characterizing the thermal transport properties of a material or component. The Laser Flash technique is currently the most widely accepted method for precise measurement of the thermal diffusivity

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18-00459

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed for analysis of zirconium ore samples.

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18-00453

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical Laboratory needed for gold and platinum testing in 4 ore samples

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18-00451

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed for zirconium ore analysis

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18-00437

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical Laboratory needed for characterization of alloys of FeSiBa and FeSiCeLa for REACH purpose including the following analyses

Ce:-Qualitative Analysis X-Ray diffraction analysis (XRD) can be used to confirm the identity of the substance Quantitative Analysis: X-ray fluorescence analysis (XRF) inductively coupled plasma (ICP) techniques can be used for elemental analysis a:-XRF and XRDBa:-XRD and XRFF Si: -ISO 5445 ?Methods: 4139 and 4158-The Si is precipitated like Potassium Hexafluorsilicate and analyzed by titrimetric method with sodium hydroxide.

Others metallic impurities are analyzed by ICP - Inductively coupled plasma -Carbon and sulphur analyzed by infra-red (JIS G 1312)-Acid digestion ICP-XRF calibrated to international standards

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18-00429

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed for lead ore analysis

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18-00399

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed for gold and silver caliche ore size reduction of 10 pounds ore size reduction from 3/8 inch to 1000 mesh.

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18-00366

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Aerospace Company needs Industrial Laboratory for ASTM testing: metal to metal climbing drum peel test to ASTM D1781 Standard Test Method for Climbing Drum Peel for Adhesives

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18-00310

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Industrial Laboratory needed for metallic value pressure testing to BS EN 12266-1:2012, P11(Annex A.3) and P12 (Annex A.4), Industrial valves. Testing of metallic valves. Pressure tests, test procedures and acceptance criteria. Mandatory requirements

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18-00302

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Automotive Industrial Laboratory needed for physical testing of powder coated metal according Ford WSS-M2P190-A Interior painted part of handbrake including 3.4.6 FLTM BN 107-01 Cure test 3.5 FLTM BN 155-01 Abrasion and paint wear resistance 3.4.9 FLTM BO 116-01 Resistance to Fade 3.4.10 FLTM BI 107-05 High performance Paint adhesion 3.4.13 SAE J365 Resistance to Marring

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18-00270

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed for determining of mercury (cinnabar) is present in micro-crystalline quartz specimen. The hardness of specimen on Mohs scale in tenths between 6.9 and 7.5. This testing is being done to determine if future grinding would be hazardous to humans.

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18-00250

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Environmental Laboratory needed for surface water testing for polythionates. No required reporting limits - best that can be achieved. There is no list for the specific polythionates so a total polythionate result would be OK.

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18-00248

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs laboratory for verification testing of gold, silver, marmol minerals.

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18-00205

Mining, Metals and Alloys

NABL Laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of granite to ASTM 1354 Standard Test Method for Heat and Visible Smoke Release Rates for Materials and Products Using an Oxygen Consumption Calorimeter

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18-00182

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Laboratory needed for materials testing of lump highly oriented pyrolytic graphite HOPG and Lump graphite

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18-00181

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Heavy Equipment Company need Geology Laboratory for rare earth mineral analysis

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18-00127

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical Laboratory needed for testing copper blister ingot

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18-00106

Mining, Metals and Alloys

LONG-TERM TESTING Metallurgical Laboratory needed for periodic gold content testing of 1 kilogram of 24k gold from a refinery that is sectioned into(5) or (10) or (20).

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18-00090

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs California Metallurgical Laboratory for gold testing in parts per million.

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18-00062

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Organic geochemical laboratory needed to analyse oil sand for its bitumen content, saturate, aromatics, resins and asphaltenes content (using SARA analysis) and heavy metals present in them.

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18-00041

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs geochemistry laboratory for spectrographic analysis on coltan ore,

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18-00003

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Company needs geology laboratory for roundness testing of small rocks (pebbles) in test batches of product.

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17-01954

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs geotechnical laboratory for testing including bulk density (Sp. GravityGravity), Soundness and Abrasion

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17-01947

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining Company needs Geology Laboratory that specializes in mineral analysis needed for testing to detect the presence of cobaltite, skutterudite and erythrite.

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17-01878

Mining, Metals and Alloys

LONG-TERM TESTING Metallurgical Laboratory needed to heat treat spooled silver-plated copper wire on nickel-plated copper-clad steel spools (3.5 in diameter, 4.5 in height) under Nitrogen atmosphere, maximum temperature 370 C for 4 hr with time to cool to room temperature.

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17-01860

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed for SARA analysis and ash content on minerals

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17-01833

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed to carry out Saturate, Aromatic, Resin and Asphaltene SARA analysis and ash content on minerals.

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17-01806

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Materials Laboratory needed for conducting a research study on paint to determine if the tested coated material is powder coated or liquid painted by identifying the presence of VOC in the coated material after paint application.

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17-01801

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs Geology Laboratory for core testing of 30 core samples for mines

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17-01788

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical Laboratory needed for elemental analysis testing for presence of cinnabar (mercury) in micro-crystalline quartz

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17-01703

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Jewelers needs Metallurgical Laboratory for non-destructive NDT testing and destructive testing including dangerous heavy elements and gold/platinum content testing.

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17-01670

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology Laboratory needed for metallurgical laboratory on zinc ore

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17-01665

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geochemistry Laboratory needed for mineralogical analysis for quarry rocks.

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17-01650

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Steel manufacturer needs metallurgical Laboratory for color-coated galvanised steel testing including mechanical, thermal (expansion coefficient, vapor diffusion etc.) electrical (dielectric), optical (light penetration) and Heat transmission (solar test) testing.

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17-01589

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology laboratory needed for lead ore testing to find out Percentage of Lead Present in the Ore. Ranging from 45% to 85%. (Pb Atomic No 82)

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17-01539

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Classification and Mineralogical Analysis on quarry rocks sample.

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17-01490

Mining, Metals and Alloys

PhD student needs geology laboratory for various volcanic rock analyses including chemical, SEM and isotopes analysis. The following specific tests are needed:

Volcanic rocks (age) K - Ar, 3 - 5 samples ( silicate analyses, macro/micro elements, REE ) - Ore mineralogy ( polish section, SEM, EM) - Isotopes for: ( 5 samples for each elements)Sulfur, Sphalerite, Galena, Pyrite,SideriteOxygenCarbonCalcite mono-mineral analysis.

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17-01473

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Toxicology laboratory needed for acute and chronic toxicity studies including Lethal Dose 50 LD50 oral, dermal and respiratory for arsenic residue resulting from processes of arsenic abatement )

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17-01439

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology laboratory to determine the percentage of copper in a sample copper ore and other elements that may be embedded ex. au.

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17-01410

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical laboratory needed for ASTM stress testing of 4 products to ASTM G186, Standard Test Method for Determining Whether Gas-Leak-Detector Fluid Solutions Can Cause Stress Corrosion Cracking of Brass Alloys

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17-01337

Mining, Metals and Alloys

University researcher needs geotechnical laboratory for rheological test on bitumen such as penetration test, softening point test, viscousity test, ductility test and specific gravity test

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17-01312

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology laboratory needed for elemental and heavy metals analysis of two ores from a new source including iron ore to >10 ppm, with % or ppm concentrations within 10% or so. I suggest XRF, ICP or a combination. In addition, from another source I have some heavy minerals concentrate and need to know all significant minerals present and their concentrations, including ppm of gold, if any.

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17-01276

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geological laboratory needed for isotopic dating of oreferous mineralized quartz vein

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17-01270

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical laboratory needed for evaluation of graphite mining and processing machinery and process to determine the optimal solution and conditions for high recovery of graphite and also for flotation.

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17-01235

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs geotechnical laboratory for complete analysis of ore sample for their compounds and elements and their proportions. Analysis is to assess the precious metal, rare earth and complex compounds for industrial use.

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17-01228

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs geology laboratory for diagnostic leach analysis to determine the best way to process ore. Ore shows Cu,Mo, Co,Ag, Au, Ni, etc. in oxidized state. Floatation wasn't enough to concentrate or separate.

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17-01221

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metals laboratory needed for destructive testing of stainless steel tie down fixture, two component estimated break of the weakest link 30,000 Lbs. of pull. Multiple testing angles (adjustable base must be designed to support the test). Test device at vertical, 70 degrees from level, and 35 degrees from level.

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17-01182

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Materials laboratory needed for powder coatings testing applied to metal panels. The topography and texture of powder coating surfaces to image and quantify roughness and identify patterns

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17-01128

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Large corporation needs geology laboratory for whole rock analysis including mineral analysis, X-ray fluorescence XRF, FeO digestion, density of wollastonite ore and associated minerals (garnet and diopside) on 14 rock samples

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17-01126

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical laboratory needed for ASTM testing of copper clad steel wire to two ASTM Standards including:

ASTM B227, Standard Specification for Hard-Drawn Copper-Clad Steel Wire

ASTM 228, Standard Specification for Steel Wire, Music Spring Quality which includes tension, torsion and wrap

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17-01116

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical laboratory needed for ISO maximum bubble test on sintered metal, as per ISO 4003, Permeable sintered metal materials Determination of bubble test pore size

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17-01108

Mining, Metals and Alloys

ISO 17025 metallurgical laboratory needed for ASTM testing of copper tubes (diameter 8mm) to ASTM B577: 2016 - Standard Test Methods for Detection of Cuprous Oxide (Hydrogen Embrittlement Susceptibility) in Copper - Method A (or in according to standard ISO 2626: 1973 - Copper - Hydrogen embrittlement test) on some samples of copper tubes (diameter 8 mm).

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17-01096

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical laboratory needed for nickel release testing from a piece of silver plated metal to EN 1811:2011+A1 EU ? Amendment to Nickel Release . The metal is used as one component of a piece of jewelry.

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17-01000

Mining, Metals and Alloys

LONG-TERM TESTING Geology laboratory needed for full chemical analysis of lithium spodumene ore

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17-00971

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geotechnical laboratory needed for cold compression strength CCS analysis of iron ore lumps. Each sample will be provided individually and must be analyzed separately to avoid mixing or contamination. After analysis carried out, each sample must be preserved separately.

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17-00969

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geoanalytical laboratory needed for Kimberlite Indicator Mineral (KIM) testing of diamonds. 50 samples.

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17-00944

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Engineering company needs metallurgical laboratory for corrosion investigation of rotating bottle apparatus.

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17-00875

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metallurgical materials laboratory needed to quantify surface roughness of thin metallic strips (interferometry, atomic-force microscopy AFM, etc.)

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17-00867

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Plumbing company needs metallurgical laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of brass plumbing parts to the ASTM B858 standard for stress corrosion cracking, specifically looking for dezincification test on a new alloy.

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17-00836

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs geochemistry laboratory for testing the concentration of:alkalies as Na2O and silica as SiO2 in liquid sodium silicates samples.

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17-00790

Mining, Metals and Alloys

URGENT TESTING Laboratory needed for corrosion testing of metals to ISO 6509 on faucet shanks. ISO 6509-2:2017 specifies assessment criteria and provides guidance related to the corrosion type dezincification for the selection of copper alloys with a mass fraction of zinc >15 %, exposed to fresh, saline, or drinking water. The assessment criteria are based on the exposure tests detailed in ISO 6509

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17-00723

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Metals coating company needs NABL laboratory for IEC resistivity ,corrosion & sulphur testing to IEC 62561.

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17-00665

Mining, Metals and Alloys

LONG-TERM TESTING Geochemistry laboratory needed for mercury levels testing in mining spoils (tailings) at the parts per million level (mg/kg). Approximately 100 samples.

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17-00613

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geochemistry laboratory needed for chemical analysis of lithium ore samples from a mine.

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17-00594

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Large corporation needs metals materials laboratory for RoHS testing for plain-carbon steel wires of various sizes, grades, and treatments. Wire is in continuous length, but can be cut to length needed for testing. Diameters range from 0.034 to 0.625.

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17-00579

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mining company needs geotechnical laboratory for metallurgical testing: mineral analysis of mining rock samples

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17-00573

Mining, Metals and Alloys

URGENT. ASTM metallurgical laboratory needed for tensile and elongation testing of a extruded copper rod in accordance with ASTM E8 and conforming to ASTM B49.

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17-00557

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Geology laboratory needed for ore genesis testing of soil, rocks, and sediments for gold mineralization.

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17-00531

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Mineralogy laboratory needed for mineral analysis of a sample to determine the amount of mica present.

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17-00430

Mining, Metals and Alloys

Materials science laboratory needed for SEM imaging for mineral identification looking for tellurium presence.

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