Materials and Processes
The design of a component is determined to a large extent by the materials and the manufacturing processes they require. The materials engineers seek to find the right material from the numerous possibilities available.
- Evaluation and assessment of design documentation, construction deviations and damage incidents including definition of actions to ensure component function and safety at internal and external manufacturers.
- Acquisition, execution and supervision of qualification and development programmes and of technology.
- Preparation of, participation in or consultation on specifications, production instructions and inspection specifications.
- Consultation on the selection, application and working of materials for design, statics, structural durability, quality assurance and production.