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You are looking for an optimum material solution for a specific design or task? You need a reliable materials supplier having all relevant qualifications? You have already selected a material that needs to be qualified or evaluated in terms of deviations?


In choosing Framatome you have found a reliable partner with comprehensive expertise from a broad variety of projects who will ssupport you in all material-related matters.
We provide materials consulting, support you in procuring semi-finished products and also develop qualification concepts if required. Based on our experience, we prepare material specifications addressing additional quality-related requirements not stated in codes and standards. Depending on the product, we develop manufacturing and inspection concepts in close cooperation with our customers.


Our material specifications are based on the following:

  • Codes and standards such as EN, ASME, RCC-M, KTA
  • Material approvals
  • European directives
  • Customer requirements.


We evaluate potential deviations from the specified material properties and their effect on fitness-for-purpose. If required, we prepare the non-conformance report and define the corrective actions.


Your Benefits

  • Short reaction times even for complex tasks
  • Extensive laboratory infrastructure in associated disciplines (chemistry, radiochemistry, thermal hydraulics and fluid dynamics, component and system testing, component qualification)
  • Integrated solution competence from one single source

Interested in Materials Consulting?