What sets Empirical apart?
- Trusted Reputation
- Comprehensive & proven solutions
- Extension of your team, providing expert guidance & timely execution
- 20 + years of experience
- Regulatory-ready test reports
- Custom protocols and testing
- Additive manufactured and component testing
- Titanium subject matter experts
Empirical is a woman owned, small business with 24-hour operations and an expert team of advanced engineers to help you execute your test plan. We offer a complete service package, including an unsurpassed technical report and a comprehensive partnership to guide you to successful project completion faster than our competitors. Empirical’s objective is to furnish you with accurate and reliable test reports that can be submitted to meet global regulatory requirements, including FDA and CE marketing approval. Our proven expertise in many mechanical engineering disciplines and our philosophy of continuous improvement in all that we do, enables us to be the best in the mechanical testing industry. The types of components that we test is limitless and our medical device testing scope is one of the largest under ISO/IEC 17025 : 2005.
COMMON TESTS PERFORMED AT EMPIRICAL:
- TENSILE TESTING
- SHEAR TESTING
- TORSION TESTING
- FATIGUE TESTING
- WEAR & SIMULATION TESTING
- TABER ABRASION TESTING
- INSTRUMENT & LIFE CYCLE TESTING
- DEDICATED SCREW TESTING
- LOT VERIFICATION TESTING
- NON-STANDARD/CUSTOM TESTING
Please visit our Quality Standards page for a vast list of test standards that Empirical is accredited or certified to conduct. In addition, we offer custom testing services.
Empirical also specializes in custom testing. Whether you have a device for a novel application or one that seeks to improve existing technology, Empirical has more than 20 years of proven success in designing and executing testing for our clients to help them achieve their goals, on time and on budget. Our highly experienced engineers will work with you to prepare the proper test protocols. Our in-house machine shop can design and create custom test blocks to reduce time and ensure that all test processes are consistent.