Metallurgical & Industrial Consultants Ltd
Failure Investigation, Materials Advice, Non Destructive Testing, Marine Surveying  

Consultancy Services


Office & Laboratory

M&I Consultants was registered in New Zealand, August 1979 and was primarily established to provide marine, engineering, transport, construction and manufacturing industries with a professional metallurgical and materials consultancy specialising in the fields of failure investigation, materials selection, corrosion analysis, plant and machinery inspection, mechanical and non-destructive testing.  
We regularly undertake materials evaluations, failure investigations and consultancy work on behalf of the following:
- Petrochemical Industry
- Power/Telecommunications Providers
- Dairy Industry
- Heavy Engineering (pressure vessel and piping fabricators)
- Shipping & Land Transport Companies
- Pulp & Paper Industry
- Construction Companies
- General Manufacturing Industries
- Insurance Companies 
Our office is located in NSG House, 69B Discovery Drive, Whitby, Wellington with our testing laboratory situated at 123 Rimu Road, Paraparaumu. 

Our laboratory facilities comprise a comprehensive range of calibrated mechanical testing equipment (tensile testing, hardness testing, bend testing & charpy impact testing machines). Metallographic, heat treatment and non destructive testing equipment is also available.

We have access to scanning electron microscope and chemical analysis facilities.
Meeting your business needs.

Clear & Concise Analysis When You Need to Know

Our company is staffed with graduate metallurgists with over 60 years of combined experience between them. Confined space training, BOSIET, radiation license and CBIP Surface Methods Level 2 qualifications are also held. 
Surface Replica Evaluation
On site surface replica metallography is also undertaken. This is particularly useful as a non destructive means to determine microstructural material condition of plant during planned shutdowns. 
Advice Specialists.
Marine Surveying
It is our aim to provide accurate, concise, easy to understand reports with no unnecessary content included. Our reporting is unbiased and based on the facts presented. Over the years we have forged a sound reputation based on these principles.
Since it's inception our company has been involved in marine damage assessment. Quantifying extent of ship/cargo damage and determining likely cause.

Cargo lashings inspection is also undertaken.
Making solutions a reality