Proficiency Testing

Proficiency Testing

This accreditation covers the specific proficiency testing samples listed on the agreed upon Scope of Accreditation. This provider is accredited in accordance with the recognized International Standard ISO/IEC 17043:2010 Conformity assessment-Genreral requirements for proficiency testing. This provider meets the management system requirements of ISO/IEC 17043:2010, which includes the principles of ISO 9001:2008.

Newage Testing Instruments' scope of accreditation includes the following:

Rockwell Hardness Proficiency
The Rockwell hardness proficiency is intended to evaluate the ability of the laboratory to measure Rockwell hardness within the stated uncertainty. The artifacts are highly consistent Rockwell test blocks with traceability to NIST or to industry standards. The program is offered in the scales listed in ASTM E-18.

Brinell Hardness Proficiency
The Brinell hardness proficiency is intended to evaluate the ability of the laboratory to measure Brinell hardness within the stated uncertainty. The artifacts are highly consistent Brinell test blocks with traceability to NIST or to industry standards. The program is offered in the scales listed in ASTM E-10.

Vickers Hardness Proficiency
The Vickers hardness proficiency is intended to evaluate the ability of the laboratory to measure Vickers hardness within the stated uncertainty. The artifacts are highly consistent Vickers test blocks with traceability to NIST or industry standards. The program is offered in the scales listed in ASTM E-92.

Microindentation Hardness Proficiency
The Microindentation hardness proficiency is intended to evaluate the ability of the laboratory to measure microhardness within the stated uncertainty. The artifacts are highly consistent Micro Vickers or Knoop test blocks with traceability to NIST or to industry standards. The program is offered in the scales listed in ASTM E-384.

Leeb Hardness Proficiency
The Leeb hardness proficiency is intended to evaluate the ability of the laboratory to measure Leeb hardness with the stated uncertainty. The artifacts are traceable to NIST or industry standards. The program is offered in the scales listed in ASTM A-956.

For more information on the benefits of performing your proficiency testing through Newage Testing Instruments, please contact us or download our Proficiency Testing Application Form.