Engineering Quality Control
This department maintains on behalf of all Onera departments and services, expertise on dimensional and technical control.
Quality control has a major role in our global QA procedure.
Their main duties are to provide all necessary control services in close relationship with the workshop offices.
They are equipped with measurement machines and 3D measurement arms.
They are also equipped with other non-destructive capabilities:
- ultrasonic testing (damage detection),
- magnetic testing,
- liquid penetrant testing,
- pressure tests (water),
- leak detection (helium),
- hardness testing,
- thermal treatments,
- pressure taps checking...
Quality insurance and standards
The engineering division has QA ISO 9001 certification.
CAD is standardized around CATIA V5 and SAMCEF for finite element analysis. Capability to import/export CAD files with IGES or STEP standard exchange format.