Materials Laboratory

Ensuring that a material has the correct properties for its purpose is fundamental in a host of industries and applications. MBDA has vast experience, skills and excellent facilities for proving and testing of materials, processes and related activities. Through Precision Solutions, this expertise is available to develop and evaluate novel material based technologies.

Technology areas include multi-functional and active materials, stealth materials and coatings, high temperature resins and environmentally compliant materials.

  • Material and Processes Selection, Proving, Standardisation, Obsolescence
  • Process/Component validation
  • Defect and Failure investigations
  • Non-Destructive Examination (NDE)
  • Health, Safety and Environmental monitoring