Non destructive testing



Non destructive testing
Industrial x-ray

The industrial radiology division, operating in Gilardoni since 1970,
is a leader in the study and development
of non-destructive control technologies to enhance product productivity, quality and safety.


Strength points


Gilardoni’s NDT division designs and produces both x-ray and ultrasound systems.
Fluoroscopy is an NDT screening method that produces an image in real time. It increases productivity for screening of large batches of items.
Ultrasound technology is widely used in metal, railway and automotive industries both as portable equipment as well as integrated automated systems.
A line of custom systems provides automated solutions for complete production line integration.
The full Gilardoni NDT product range includes fluoroscopy cabinets with automated elimination and fully or semi-automated systems for a wide variety of applications.


Gilardoni S.p.A. a Socio Unico, announced today a collaboration agreement with LynX inspection Inc., a Canadian-based solution provider that develops cutting edge industrial inspection solutions based on novel proprietary 3D radiographic methods and technologies which boasts significant advantages over existing solutions.

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Predictive 3D Radiography Technology – LynX Inspection Inc.


Gilardoni’s NDT solutions are designed for production and quality control in automotive, aerospace, railway, food, steel and light alloy production and include:

  • Automatic UT systems for railway testing both during production and in service
  • Complete fluoroscopy systems for castings testing with manual or automated piece management
  • Manual and automated UT systems for testing of steel and light alloy castings
  • Fully automated systems for production line integration
  • X-ray systems up to 450kV for fluoroscopy and radiology


Gilardoni excels finding synergy with clients achieving completely customized solutions in response to specific requirements. In this case the relationship with the client often evolves into a business partnership.

Last news

Gilardoni presenta a Verona un nuovo strumento per i controlli non distruttivi ad ultrasuoni


In September the NDT division was involved in two important trade fairs which were held in Germany and Poland.


In September, our NDT division has been busy with two important fairs in Germany and Poland.


Moto Guzzi and Gilardoni, two important companies in Mandello’s industrial history

L’AM è una tecnologia innovativa, che consiste, partendo da modelli matematici, nel realizzare modelli fisici mediante la sovrapposizione di materiali strato su strato fino alla realizzazione dell’oggetto desiderato.

1° Convegno sui Controlli non Distruttivi nel settore NAVALE e MARITTIMO a Genova

First Conference on the naval field in Genoa

The Conference, born from the idea of presenting an overview of the issues related to non-destructive controls in the naval sector, has allowed Gilardoni to present the use of technical about laser shearography.

Gilardoni: more and more sustainable

Gilardoni: more and more sustainable

It seemed important to adhere to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, to give substance to issues in which we believe we pursue daily in our work, starting from research to the finished product.


X-rays art studies continue with Tomographic analysis

Research and studies for non-destructive checks applied to art does not stop.


Speech at the A&T exhibition, dedicated to innovation, technology and reliability 4.0

It was a very interesting meeting, we dealt with themes of innovation, evolution and technology interpreted from different aspects.

Indagini tomografiche con impianti Gilardoni su un possibile Leonardesco a Lecco

Tomography and X-ray to solve the mystery of the Portrait of Lecco [VIDEO]

​The drawing is exposed to X-rays to capture images (more than a thousand) at various angles in order to reconstruct the three-dimensional image. Working at very high resolution with lots of projections, the acquisition phase takes about an hour and a half!

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A new NDT method with Dantec Dynamics: shearography

Gilardoni and Dantec collaborate for the distribution of products in the field of shearography, a non-destructive testing method in the industrial field.


The College of Railway Engineers remains enthusiastic during the visit to Gilardoni

Get to the heart of our processes and railway control systems! Our operating philosophy is based on putting ideas and people at the center of our actions.

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