D&H Sécheron Electrodes Pvt. Ltd. has been amongst the pioneers in setting up an independent R&D Centre which is seamlessly connected to their main plant in Indore, India. Our R&D department has been one of the key contributors to the overall sustained growth of the company by developing new welding consumables as well as enhancing the existing ones. Our data driven approach, application-oriented study and maintaining global standards creates a stark differentiation for D&H Sécheron as a brand. The Department of Science and Technology, Government of India too recognized our R&D Centre in 1979 and since is renewing our recognition based on the path-breaking achievements and developments.


( as per ISO/IEC 17025:2005 & Applicable Scope )

Our testing facilities are on par with the very best in the welding industry, be it in India or Internationally. Our well-equipped machine tool workshop prepares all types of specimens with the highest levels of accuracy and speed. Some of our testing welding equipments (listed below) simulate all non-destructive testing scenarios and are calibrated frequently to ensure reliable results. Experienced and qualified operators are periodically trained, to confirm dependability and to operate all these equipments, effectively.

Equipments & Tests

Mechanical testing machines for Tensile and Hardness properties
Diffusible hydrogen test apparatus
Wear testing machine (as per ASTMG 65)
Well-equipped heat treatment facilities
Creep Machine
Impact test down to -196°C (ASTME-23)
Metallographic test
Corrosion test including advanced tests facility to conduct as per TM-01-77-96 (SSCS) and TM-02-84-96 (HIC) to meet NACE Specification requirements
Micro Hardness
Non destructive test