Coating Inspection Services

LMATS is NATA accredited in several test methods in different engineering fields. LMATS is accredited in accordance with ISO 17025 in some of the coating related tests. LMATS Engineers performing various types of test on coatings and NACE certified coating inspectors are also authorised under ISO 17025 Accreditation system to perform other types of engineering tests. This additional experience and qualification of LMATS coating inspectors and Engineers assist LMATS clients the added value to their product verification or certification.

LMATS is the place For Coating Inspection, Pre Coating Inspection, Forensic Coating Failure Investigation, Coating Failure Analysis Services, Expert Witness Services

  • Precoating surface inspection – blast profile measurements using Testex method
  • Precoating surface inspection for contamination detection
  • Coating thickness test – WFT (Wet Film Thickness)
  • Coating thickness test – DFT (Dry Film Thickness)
  • Degree of cure test
  • Coating Adhesion test (coating Pull-off test)
  • Film continuity test
  • Holiday (high voltage porosity) test
  • PMI on coatings – Detection of heavy elements e.g. Pb, Ti, etc
  • Coating qualification test
  • Coating mass thickness test
  • Galvanised coating inspection
  • Cathodic disbondment test
  • Failure investigation on coatings
  • Third Party Inspection and witness for coating activity
  • Coating inspections to NACE Level 2 CIP2


Industry segments:

  • Offshore structures coating inspection
  • Offshore containers and shipment infrastructure
  • Oil and Gas industry infrastructure
  • Mining industry infrastructure
  • Chemical and pharmaceutical infrastructure
  • Shipping industry
  • Pipelines
  • Storage tanks
  • Heavy Highway and bridge
  • Railroad
  • Tank Farms
  • Process Piping
  • Water & Waste water Treatment
  • Refining
  • Secondary Containment
  • Above & Below Ground Gas and Oil Transmission
  • Facility Management
  • Power Generation
  • Sugar Refining & Processing
  • Bio Fuel fermentation & Processing
  • Amusement Parks & Water Parks
  • Aviation and Airport facilities
  • Passenger Transportation heavy rain and light rail
  • Food Processing and Storage

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Please contact LMATS about your coating inspection requirements