ABOUT USNow & Future
Celebrating its 25th year in industry in 2022, IMPLABS continues to serve the steel and engineering industries ensuring that the quality of their input materials conform to local and international standards.
IMPLABS is a professional metallurgical laboratory that caters for the testing requirements for the engineering, manufacturing, heat treatment, foundry and steel merchant industries.
IMPLABS was originally founded in Boksburg in late 1996 and started operating in January of 1997 as part of a larger group of companies. The labs then divorced from the group in 2004 in order to expand its reach and customer-serving abilities.
Established Late 1996
The labs then divorced from the group in 2004 in order to expand its reach and customer-serving abilities.
IMPLABS has a team of highly experienced metallurgists and laboratory technicians conducting tests and failure investigations across the various industries including mining, engineering and foundry.
The majority of IMPLABS staff have achieved long service awards of 15 years.
BBBEEIMPLABS is an exempt micro enterprise (EME), and supports BBBEE rated companies where possible.
ISO 17025:2017IMPLABS is fully accredited according to the ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accreditation system, by SANAS.
View our ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Accreditation Certificate
- Both a 300kN and a 600kN tensile machine
- Impact testers
- Hardness testers for Vickers, micro-Vickers, Brinell and Rockwell
- A state-of-the-art Bruker Q8 Magellan multi-base Spectrometer
Clients have direct access to management for all testing and advice requirements.