Design & Development

Herm-Archer continually improves turbocharger design. Advanced development and testing capabilities mean our products deliver results. Six Sigma compliant manufacturing infrastructure transforms our innovation into high-performance products while still maintaining competitive prices.

    Herm-Archer also provides the following engineering services:

    • CHEMICAL TESTING: Quantitative analysis of material composition. Accompanied by applicable drawings or specifications, including casting quality control.

    • PHYSICAL TESTING: Performance of various physical tests as required.

    • FUNCTIONAL TESTING: Certification of a product's performance and conformance to its design.

    • HEAT TREATMENT TESTING: Validation of specified thermal treatment using certified and calibrated equipment.

    • X-RAY (NON-DESTRUCTIVE) TESTING: Herm-Archer provides a report on each test required, which specifies the type of test, the controlling specification/standard, the laboratory control number, the criteria used and the test results.

    • Full range of finite element analysis (FEA) services offering modeling and simulated testing

    • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) consulting services

    • 2-D and 3-D technical drawing services

    • Comprehensive mold flow and gas injection analysis

    • Engineering design and structure stress analysis

    • Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) and engineering simulation services

    • Metallurgical testing and materials certification