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Materials Testing

DuPont has started work building a plant for its battery separators in Virginia, USA. more

Materials

NASA polymer scientist, Jess Waller, has received a prestigious award from two international standards organisations for his work on Nondestructive Testing Standards. more

Industry News

Manufacturer of polymer testing equipment, Ray-Ran, has been acquired by the US-based Industrial Physics Group in a move the company says will provide it with the “tools it needs to grow.” more

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Instron has launched a new initiative designed to help R&D testing laboratories make a business case for upgrading existing equipment. more

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Manufacturer of testing equipment for the plastics market, Instron, has designed a trade show experience that will take visitors on a journey through the challenges (and occasional horrors) of plastics materials testing. more

Interplas 2014

Atlas Material Testing, a provider of weathering technology and services, is exhibiting at Interplas 2014 to demonstrate the effects of light, temperature and moisture on plastic products. more

Interplas 2014

AMETEK Test and Calibration Instruments (TCI), exhibiting the latest technology for measuring the physical properties of plastics at Interplas, is inviting visitors to get ‘hands on’ at its stand. more

Interplas 2014

Recent work in the development laboratories of Lacerta Technology has demonstrated the ability to differentiate ‘raw’ PP and material that has been blended with recycled plastic. more

Materials

UK-based manufacturer of plastics testing instrument and equipment, Lacerta Technology, has launched two new products at K 2013 as well as announcing a new UK distributor. more

At K 2013, Instron will be showcasing measuring and testing systems for determination of the rheological properties of plastics and evaluation of the behaviour of materials and components under static and dynamic loads. more

In response to increasing demand within the global materials testing industry, hardness testing machine specialist, Zwick Roell Indentec, has opened a state-of-the art UK manufacturing facility in the West Midlands. more

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Shropshire-based materials testing laboratory, Gammadot Rheology, has announced it has agreed to work with not-for-profit research organisation, RAPRA Limited, as a ‘preferred service provider’. more

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Zwick Roell, a manufacturer of materials and component testing equipment, has created a new technical centre for its customers from the UK & Ireland. more

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