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secat Secat has a metallurgical research laboratory specializing in aluminum technology. We assist companies with materials testing, failure analysis, alloy development, and the refinement of processes & properties. Secat also provides services related to new product development, energy assessment, and marketing and business analysis.


Aluminum Services • Secat scientists and engineers focus on issues and technology for the Aluminum industry. Our expertise includes microstructural analysis, mechanical and structural testing, process technology and efficiency, energy assessment, and new product research and development. • Secat also provides services related to new product development, energy assessment, and marketing and business analysis. • The expertise of industry consultants and the national laboratories are available to supplement Secat’s onsite capabilities.


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Aluminum Technology and Resources  Secat offers the following services: o Molten metal quality assessment and improvement, including Prefil and Alscan o Casthouse safety assessment o DC ingot casting modeling using ProCast o Ingot microstructural evaluation  Secat visited a customer facility with our mobile laboratory to help them identify existing inclusion and gas levels in metal using the Prefil Footprinter® and Alscan®, and help to determine how those levels correlate with the rejections received from field.


Aluminum News • Secat is a metallurgical research laboratory specializing in aluminum technology. We assist companies with materials testing, failure analysis, alloy development, and the enhancement of processes and properties. • Secat also provides services related to new product development, energy assessment, and marketing and business analysis. • The expertise of industry consultants and the national laboratories are available to supplement Secat’s onsite capabilities.


Plate, Sheet & Foil Technology • Sheet product selection and development for specific • Can and Can Lids • Common Alloys • Aerospace Applications • Automotive Applications • Foils for Packaging and Capacitor Applications • Sheet manufacturing process development and improvement Microstructural evaluation and material testing of sheet products, including texture, fatigue, etc. Formability evaluation and forming process modeling, including forming limit diagrams


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