About Tecmetal.

   About Us

TECMETAL is an engineering technical consulting company that is compromised to offer high tech solutions in materials concerns.

Existing since 1991 the company supports the clients in materials selection, specification and qualification of raw materials and manufacturing processes, failure analysis; training as well as any development of materials, products or fabrication processes and procedures, specially welding.

Located in Rio de Janeiro, TECMETAL has its own team of specialists, full laboratorial infrastructure and space for workshop and training.

We offer consulting services for short or long time projects, material analysis in laboratory and in field, equipment inspection and integrity assessment.

Meet Our Team.

We are about 25 people working together to assure that our clients are satisfied concerning the technical information level supplied, based on critical analysis of material testing results.

In our labs we have qualified technicians to conduct the sampling and to perform the tests, based on qualified and validated procedures. Also any testing information is analyzed previously to be reported, by qualified engineers.

We have a librarian that acts close to information centers, national and international, to assure updated information.

Our commercial person is concerned in understanding the best cost/benefit relation for our clients, based on our engineers support in developing quotations.

Our supporting team works to maintain a clean and nice ambient.

Also we weld and overlay production parts using ARC SPECIALTIES equipment. We represent and supply technical assistance to ARC SPECIALTIES products.

Meet Our consultors.

Paulo Emygdio

  Paulo Emygdio

Director President

Paulo Roberto Emygdio is President Director of TECMETAL since 1991.

Brazilian, from Rio de Janeiro, Paulo is a Metallurgical/Material Engineer graduated in 1983 at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ).  Got the Master degree in 1986 and Doctor degree at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ/COPPE) in 1996, respectively working on “Effect of Chemical Composition on the Dynamic Strain Ageing of Stainless Steel” and “Metallurgical Characterization of Heat Resistant Steel Welded Joint in Centrifugal Casting Tubes for High Temperatures Application”.

Coordinator of the Commission for research - Testing and Metallography-CE28:000.05 ABNT, since 2013. Paulo teaches the Welding Engineer Course of SENAI ISES, since 2008

Annelise Zeemann

  Annelise Zeemann

Technical Director

Annelise Zeemann is Technical Director of TECMETAL since 1991.

Brazilian, from Rio de Janeiro, Annelise is a Mechanical Engineer graduated in 1985 at the Estadual University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ).  Got the Master degree in 1991 and Doctor degree at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ/COPPE) in 2001, respectively working on “Microstructural Toughness Relationship for Thick Plates Joints Welded by SAW using High Heat Input” and “Microstructural Evolution of Nickel Superalloys for Turbine Blades”.

Is member of NACE International and Brazilian Representative (ABNT) for ISO/TC67/WG7 “Working Group of Corrosion Resistant Materials”, since 2000. Consultant since 2008 in materials for CHEMTECH, a SIEMENS Company, Annelise teaches at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) Oceanic Engineering Department, since 2008, at the Welding Engineer Course of SENAI ISES, since 2008; and at PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDADE CATOLICA (PUC-RJ) in Rio de Janeiro, for a Post-Graduation Course in “Pipelines”, since 2004.

Guilherme Emydgio

  Guilherme Emygdio

Welding Manager

Guilherme Emygdio – know as Guil – is the Welding Manager at TECMETAL, where he works since 2010, and also supports the ARC SPECIALTIES company representation.

Brazilian, from Rio de Janeiro, was graduated in Materials Engineering in 2012 at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), had lessons on the Post Graduation Welding Engineer Course at SENAI RJ and is working to obtain the Master degree at UFRJ/COPPE, at the Corrosion Area. Guil is also a member of NACE International.

Guil works in the development of welding procedures, as well as analyzing failures and supporting field inspection.

Carlos Henrique

  Carlos Henrique Menezes Fontes

Materials Manager

Carlos Henrique Menezes Fontes, known as Henrique, is the Materials Manager at TECMETAL, where works since 1996, and is the technical engineer responsible for the mechanical and metalographical testing laboratories.

Brazilian, from Rio de Janeiro, Henrique is a Mechanical Engineer graduated in 2004, got the Master degree in 2008 at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ/COPPE) working on “Low alloy steel welded with different filler metals -effect of stress relieve on the metallurgical characteristics of welds” and is postgraduate (lato sensu) in Welding Engineering in 2011. He is also qualified as welding inspector level 2 by SNQC.

Henrique is TECMETAL representative at ABNT in the commission for Welding Personnel Qualifications; and teaches at the Welding Engineer Course of SENAI - ISES, since 2012.