Engineering Support Services

H&M Analytical Services is an independent testing laboratory which enables us to help solve your most challenging products and issues.  Our staff can expertly navigate your product failures or assist in you manufacturing issues to bring you results, as well as recommend corrective actions.  Our scientists are up to date on the latest characterization techniques and can use our state of the art equipment to support all of your needs, specifically in the following fields:

  • Metallurgical analysis
  • Materials characterization
  • Polymers
  • Failure analysis

The staff at H&M has expertise in materials consulting, research and development support as well as reverse engineering of many products.

Materials Consulting

H&M provides consulting services dealing with a wide range of materials.  We specialize in materials properties, materials selection, forensic investigations, materials with unique properties and other materials related issues.   H&M also can provide guidance in a number of characterization methods to streamline your process.

Below are some of our areas of expertise:

  • Accident investigation
  • Plasma spraying of ceramics
  • Quality control
  • Corrosion analysis
  • Fatigue failure
  • Nano-materials synthesis
  • Intellectual property
  • Analysis of historical artifacts

H&M has experts ranging from failure analysis, root cause determination , production and quality control issues to testing guidance.  Contact our scientists to help you solve the most challenging issues.

Research & Development Support

Innovation is the key to any successful business and research and development projects are the building blocks of sustained excellence.  In many circumstances in industry, R&D projects stagnate due to lack of resources or personal being moved to support manufacturing, production or engineering issues that arise that are necessary for the bottom line.  As an independent testing lab, H&M can assist in allowing your R&D project to move forward instead of stagnating quarter after quarter.  Our in-depth knowledge of characterization methods, materials science, pharmaceuticals and many other areas allows us to support industry to complete projects.  The experts at H&M have years of experience in R&D environments and can hep your projects drive to completion.

Reverse Engineering

H&M specializes in reverse engineering services for many industries.  Our scientists employ full use of our knowledge in analytical testing methods to breakdown materials to correctly identify the base components, saving your company time and resources.

Whatever your companies issue or problem, H&M Analytical Services is here to help you move forward and solve your problems.  Please contact us about the range of Engineering Support services that we offer.


 Reverse Engineering Analysis


 Relevant Characterization Techniques

  • Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Differential Scanning Calorimetry
  • Thermal Gravometric Analysis
  • X-ray Fluorescence with Wavelength Dispersive Spectroscopy
  • X-ray Diffraction
  • FTIR
  • Surface Analysis
  • Metallography

Key Markets Served

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Semiconductors
  • Coatings and Adhesives
  • Electronics
  • Medical Devices
  • Mining and Metals
  • Food
  • Biocides
  • Raw Chemicals
  • Aerospace
  • Solar and Lighting
  • Defense
  • Data Storage
  • Personal Care
  • Packaging
  • Life Sciences
  • Law and Litigation