Press releases

03 May 2017

Bodycote site earns highest aerospace accreditation

Bodycote, the world’s largest thermal processing solutions provider, is pleased to announce that its Newport, South Wales, Surface Technology location has achieved merit accreditation status for Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) following a recent Nadcap audit.

The site earned one of the highest accreditations for Nadcap within three years of launching its NDT services in 2014, demonstrating Bodycote’s high standards, quality and service to aerospace and oil & gas sector manufacturers and their supply chains. Increasing demands in these sectors has led to recent further expansion of the NDT facilities at Newport, showing continued commitment and investment by Bodycote in these growth areas.

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With more than 180 accredited facilities in 23 countries, Bodycote is the world’s largest provider of thermal processing services. Through classical heat treatment, metal joining, and specialist technologies including Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) among others, Bodycote improves the properties of metals and alloys, extending the life of vital components for a wide range of industries, including aerospace, defense, automotive, power generation, oil & gas, construction, medical and transportation. Customers in all of these industries have entrusted their products to Bodycote’s care for more than 30 years. For more information, visit

For more information, please contact:

Byron Williamson, Vice President, Surface Technology