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High-Pressure and Marine Technology

SwRI has had unique facilities and capabilities for the test and evaluation of subsea equipment and systems for more than 50 years.

  • Pressurization equipment to 60,000 psi

  • Structural load frames to 1 million pounds

  • Failure analysis (material failure or corrosion analysis)

  • Environmental testing, including

  • Strain gage capability
         Wet or dry environment
         320 channels
         Computerized, real-time data reduction

  • Field Operations
         Data collection and reduction
         Strain gage application (bonded and weldable)

Joe Crouch, P.E.; Chris Storey; or Al Steiner

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