Metal testing and analysis

Working for today’s internationally demanding industries, our customers rely on us to deliver technical excellence in the areas of sub-contract production heat treatment and metallurgical laboratory services. We have extensive facilities and people who understand and care about metallurgy and over the years have created a comprehensive facility accomplished at supporting you and your customers.


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A range of Heat Treatment services are available at Keighley Laboratories Limited.

We can fulfil your requirements from specific one-offs to large production scale batch treatments. If you have a new product or are instigating a material change we can run trials and offer advice on material and heat treatment selections which will best suit your required application.

Our Heat Treatment management team of engineers and metallurgists have many years of experience in heat treatment and work closely with supervisors and production staff to ensure that your requirements and expectations are met.


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Our experience allows us to offer a wide range of Metallurgical & Technical Laboratory Services.

Whatever your requirements, we will endeavour to help by answering your questions, advising on the best tests and offer a professional service upon which you can rely.

Metallurgists, Chemists and Engineers with years of experience coupled with accreditation and approval from highly recognised organisations mean that we can supply the specialist expertise you require from a reliable sub-contractor.

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Double Success for Keighley Laboratories

Having one accreditation assessment is a stressful time for any business but Keighley Laboratories Limited is proud to have successfully completed two assessments just two weeks apart. The Heat Treatment division of Keighley Labs first underwent an intensive, week...

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Advanced Engineering 2018

Keighley Laboratories Limited will be exhibiting at the Advanced Engineering Show at NEC, Birmingham on 31st October and 1st November 2018. Our nationally and internationally recognised quality assurance certification and approvals are essential in providing you and...

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Michael Retires After 49 Years’ Service

Keighley Laboratories has said a fond farewell to one of its longest serving employees. Michael Emmott started his career at Keighley Labs in 1969 when he was employed as Trainee Inspector within the Heat Treatment division.  He also worked for a time in the Machine...

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Chemical Analysis and Corrosion Testing
Mechanical Testing
Metallographic Examination Optical
Metallurgical Failure Analysis Investigation
and Consultancy
Non Destructive Testing (NDT)
Positive Material Identification
Alloy Verification (PMI/AV)
Salt Spray Testing/Cabinet Based
Corrosion Testing
Weld Testing
Ancillary NDT Processes
Austempered Ductile Iron (ADI)
Gas Carburising Case Hardening Carbonitriding
Gaseous Nitriding
Hardening and Tempering
Induction Hardening
Martempering and Marquenching
Precipitation or Age Hardening
Stress Relieving
Tufftride® (Salt Bath Ferritic Nitrocarburising)

Keighley Laboratories Ltd
Registered Office:
Croft House
South Street
West Yorkshire
BD21 1EG
Registered in England 164811
UK Tel: +44 (0)1535 664211

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