Frank Peszka Promoted to Director of Quality at Laboratory Testing Inc.

Frank Peszka has been promoted to Director of Quality. He will oversee LTI's quality assurance needs to support testing and calibration and implement improvement projects to achieve LTI's goals.

Hatfield, PA (I-Newswire) November 1, 2012 - Frank Peszka of Erdenheim, PA has been promoted to the newly created position of Director of Quality at Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI). He most recently held the position of Quality Assurance Manager for the past six years. During this time LTI has expanded its scope of testing and calibration accreditations with A2LA and PRI/Nadcap and company approvals to comply with the rigorous requirements of its customers in the aerospace, nuclear, medical and automotive industries.

Director of Quality is a new position at Laboratory Testing Inc., created to oversee the expanding operations of the Quality Assurance and Certification Department due to continued growth in sales, services and number of employees. In his new position, Peszka will continue to implement and maintain the Quality Management System, oversee the preparation of Certified Test Reports and Certificates of Calibration, and administer LTI's new program designed to manage industry specifications for testing and calibration. Emphasis will be placed on continuing improvement projects and employee training to achieve LTI's goal of Error Free Results On Time.

Peszka joined Laboratory Testing Inc. in October 2004 as Quality Assurance Specialist with over 30 years of experience as a quality assurance professional. He was promoted to LTI's Quality Assurance Manager in February 2006.

ABOUT Laboratory Testing Inc. -- Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) of Hatfield, PA is an independent materials testing and metrology laboratory in business since 1984. The range of services offered by LTI includes mechanical testing, metallurgical testing, chemical analysis, corrosion testing, nondestructive testing, specimen machining, failure analysis, dimensional inspection and calibration services with results documented in a Certified Test Report or Calibration Certificate. The laboratory specializes in metal and polymer testing, but also analyzes powdered metals, ores, ferroalloys, composites and ceramics. LTI holds PRI/Nadcap accreditations in materials and nondestructive testing, and A2LA accreditations to ANS/ISO/IEC 17025 in materials testing, dimensional inspection and calibration services, which complies with ISO 9001 and ISO 13485. Test specimens are machined on-site and material investigations are conducted to determine the root cause of material failures. LTI Metrology, a division of Laboratory Testing Inc., provides dimensional inspection and NIST-traceable calibration services for measuring hand tools, masters and a wide-range of measuring instruments and equipment. On-site calibration, repairs, new instruments and replacement parts are offered. Information on Laboratory Testing Inc. services and accreditations is available at, or 800-784-2882.

About Laboratory Testing Inc.

Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) of Hatfield, PA has been in business since 1984. The company specializ in materials testing, specimen machining, failure analysis, dimensional inspection and calibration services. The lab is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 by PRI/Nadcap and A2LA, which complies with and exceeds the requirements of ISO 9001 and ISO 13485. Chemical, mechanical, metallurgical and nondestructive testing are performed on metals found in fasteners, tubing, pipe, barstock, plates, castings and other products. The chemistry lab performs ICP-Mass spectroscopy, ICP-AES spectroscopy, Direct Reading AES, trace element analysis, SEM-EDS and corrosion testing and also analyzes powdered metals, ores, ferroalloys, composites, plastics and ceramics. Mechanical testing covers tensile, hardness, charpy V-notch, stress rupture, proof load, bend, yield strength and more. A wide-range of metallurgical testing services are provided including microscopic, macroscopic and microhardness examinations for grain size measurement, coating thickness measurement, case depth, alpha case, surface contamination, microstructure and many more. Nondestructive testing services include ultrasonic testing, magnetic particle inspection, liquid penetrant inspection, X-ray inspection, visual inspection and hydrostatic pressure testing. LTI has the capabilities to test metals and other materials for strength and durability, flaws and defects and to determine composition and susceptibility to corrosion. Failure analysis testing can be performed to determine the root cause of an unexpected failure in a product or part that was designed to operate under specific service conditions. A detailed report explains the cause of the failure and can provide information on preventing future occurrences. The testing area also inspects welds for welder and procedure qualification. LTI's machining division prepares test specimens for mechanical testing, including stress rupture tests. All services are performed using computerized numerical control (CNC) equipment in accordance with ASTM A-370, ASTM E-8 or ASTM E-23 requirements and customer specifications. Dimensional inspection is performed on surface and specialty features of machined products and parts. The calibration lab, LTI Metrology, provides dimensional, pressure, force, torque, electrical, temperature, mass and vacuum calibrations for measuring tools, gages, standards and measuring equipment. LTI also offers field services for surface plates, CMMs, optical comparators, hardness testers, balances, measuring tools, and testing machines. Orders for flow and humidity calibrations can be subcontracted to the company's audited vendors. As a representative for Glastonbury Southern Gage (GSG), Vermont Gage, Mitutoyo, Boston Centerless, Swanson Tool and Starrett, LTI can supply new gages, tools and replacement parts. Instrument repairs are available. Information on LTI services and accreditations is provided at or from

Contact Information

Laboratory Testing Inc.
Sharon Bentzley
2331 Topaz Drive
Phone : 215-716-7398

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November 1, 2012

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