ORL is globally recognized as a leading provider of standardized (ASTM/ISO) and custom orthopaedic device evaluation.
ORL testing services are supported by four decades of expertise in solving complex problems related to the musculoskeletal system including:
Hip, knee and shoulder arthroplasty systems
Modular connection fatigue and surface damage
Small joint arthroplasty systems – ankle, elbow and wrist
Spinal fusion and motion preserving systems
Fracture fixation plates and rods
Bone cement mixing systems
ORL’s capabilities include practical expertise in test design and fixturing supported by an extensive mechanical testing facility including four axial and two axial-torsion machines. In addition, physical property determination equipment, as well as microscopic, photographic, and x-ray capabilities are in-house. A low-temperature freezer for cadaveric specimens supports an extensive hard and soft tissue dissection facility.