CGM CIGIEMME S.p.A. is a leading manufacturer of nondestructive testing (NDT) systems with a worldwide network covering over 30 countries.
Since 1958 CGM has been delivering highly reliable and robust NDT solutions for various industries worldwide. Among the key market sectors are aerospace, steelmaking and oil & gas, automotive, and railway industry.
CGM core competence is the design and manufacture of customized Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI) – Magnetic Testing (MT) systems and Liquid Penetrant Inspection (LPI) – Penetrant Testing (PT) systems. From the very beginning, CGM has been customizing its systems to meet the standards and specific application needs of the customers and end users. The design of the system is tailored to the geometry and specific characteristics of the component to be processed.
In addition to customized design, the special characteristics of the systems designed and manufactured by CGM include automated features and tracking of all process parameters, ensuring full traceability of tests and speeding up the process.
Products & Services
MT & PT Systems for Aerospace
The NDT solutions by CGM for the Aerospace industry include both standard and highly customized MT and PT systems.
Liquid Penetrant Inspection (LPI) – Fluorescent Penetrant Inspection (FPI) – Penetrant Testing (PT):
- Manual FPI/PT systems
- Semi-automated and fully automated FPI/PT lines
- Robotized fully automated FPI/PT lines.
Magnetic Testing (MT) – Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI):
- Standard MPI/MT benches for the inspection of various aeronautical components
- Customized, special execution MPI/MT benches for the inspection of landing gears, turbine and compressor shafts.
MT Systems for Oil&Gas
Over the years, CGM has created a vast portfolio of projects executed for the largest players in the oil&gas and steel making industry. The range includes high-quality Magnetic Particle (MT) equipment: from small portable systems to highly customized in-line automated systems for the inspection of pipe ends and couplings. CGM customers value high level of reliability, robustness and efficiency of the systems designed and manufactured by CGM.
The advantages of CGM systems include improved ergonomics, HMI solutions that ensure a user-friendly experience, full process traceability of test thanks to dedicated reports.
In addition, one of the latest technological solutions developed by CGM is an automated MT system for the inspection of pipe ends that, besides high production efficiency, also ensures energy consumption optimization.
MT & PT Systems for Automotive
CGM offers a full range of both Magnetic Particle Inspection (MT) and Liquid Penetrant Inspection (PT) solutions for the automotive sector.
MT and PT systems designed and manufactured by CGM for the automotive industry ensure high quality standards during the inspection and high productivity due to the efficient ergonomic design that allows operators to process large quantities of parts in complete safety.
With the new technologies such as automatic defect detection gaining ground, CGM is also investing in design and manufacturing of new reliable automation solutions.