Heat Treatment Department
Current implementation and R&D activities are focused on the development of heat treatment and thermo-chemical treatment of alloys of iron and non-ferrous metals. The Department also conducts activities related to the application of the eddy-current method and development of equipment and probes and automatic testing systems.
For several years, the Department has been working on computer control of thermo-chemical treatment.
The Department comprises the following units:
- Laboratory for Design of Heat Treatment Control Systems and Equipment;
- Laboratory for Thermo-Chemical Glow-Discharge Treatment Equipment and Technologies;
- Heat Treatment Centre (COC) – hardening shop that provides services and conducts tests.