Welcome

Strain Solutions Ltd has been providing stress analysis consultancy services, education and training to industry and academia in the United Kingdom, continental Europe and North America since 2004. With a range of experimental mechanics and non-contacting infrared measurement tools at our disposal, we are able to offer an unusually focused service for the design, commission and optimisation of stress analysis hardware and test methodologies, and associated mechanical test rigs. The company is based in the geothermally heated Dunston Innovation Centre in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, United Kingdom. We are 10 miles south of the city of Sheffield and eight miles west of the M1 motorway, and are proud to be serving clients across the United Kingdom, Germany, the United States and Canada.

Digital Image Correlation (DIC) Photoelastic Stress Analysis Thermoelastic Stress Analysis Mechanical Test

Strain Solutions currently offers the following services, at our Chesterfield office or on the client's own site as required:

  • - Digital Image Correlation (DIC) consultancy and test, and equipment setup/training/servicing in association with EPT Ltd
  • - Photoelastic stress analysis consultancy and test, with emphasis on reflection photoelasticity and soft tissue modelling
  • - Thermoelastic stress analysis consultancy services and equipment service in association with VisEng Ltd
  • - Thermal NDE (Non-Destructive Evaluation) using state of the art micro-bolometer array infrared cameras
  • - Design and build of desktop optical and mechanical test hardware for strain measurement and specimen loading
  • - Strain gauge training and certification through the British Society for Strain Measurement's courses, seminars and exams

We would be pleased to receive enquiries in the above areas using the contact details on the right hand side of this page, and if you are interested in strain measurement methods not listed above we are always keen to expand our portfolio of stress analysis techniques.

Strain Solutions is registered in England and Wales, company number 05305042.

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