ATS Purchases Virtech Creep/Stress Rupture Line

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Applied Test Systems (ATS) is pleased to announce that on June 20th, 2017 we finalized our purchase of the Virtech, Inc. (Virtech) creep/stress rupture product line. This acquisition ushers in a new era of progress and growth, allowing us to continue our legacy of industry leading innovation.

For nearly three decades, ATS and Virtech have worked together on the development and application of the exclusive WinCCS system. The result of this partnership has been a globally unmatched line of creep … Read More

Product Spotlight: Series 530 Roofing Fixture

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Our new roofing fixture for the Series 530 Horizontal Sealant Tester has made our cutting edge software and user friendly touchscreen test system accessible to scientists and lab technicians in the roofing industry. With these fixtures, operators can test polymer-modified bituminous membrane specimens to ASTM D 5849 standards. Originally designed to test adhesives and sealants, the Series 530 uses a relatively low travel rate of cycling and exposes samples to a specific number of cycles under conditions of increased … Read More

MS&T Technical Meeting and Exhibition 2017

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For more than ten years Applied Test Systems (ATS) has attended the annual Materials Science & Technology (MS&T) technical meeting and exhibition. Join us in Pittsburgh, PA this year to meet with other scientists, students, suppliers, and engineers to discuss current research and technical applications. While you’re walking the show floor, make sure to stop by and visit us at booth #320. Our knowledgeable sales representatives will be available to share information on our diverse line of materials testing … Read More

Join ATS at CAMX 2017

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Applied Test Systems will be in sunny Orlando, FL from September 11th – 14th for CAMX 2017. After three consecutive years of growth, CAMX 2017 – The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo – will connect and advance all aspects of the composites and advanced materials communities, as America’s go-to marketplace for products, solutions, networking and advanced industry thinking. Join over 8,000 attendees and 550 exhibitors from more than 52 countries around the globe for an unrivaled conference program with … Read More

Product Spotlight: UTM Accessories

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Applied Test Systems (ATS) manufactures a wide range of standard and custom testing accessories to complement our line of Universal Testing Machines (UTMs). Each grip and fixture is built using quality materials and designed to fit and function with the highest performance on all makes of ATS UTMs, as well as any existing models manufactured elsewhere. ATS grips can hold a variety of specimens, including but not limited to metals, plastics, textiles, yarn, wire, rubber, elastomers, laminates, and lightweight sheet. … Read More

Product Spotlight: Custom Heated Pressure Test Enclosure

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pressure test enclosureAt Applied Test Systems (ATS), we work with a diverse range of customers across multiple industries. Our team of experienced engineers and technicians are known for their problem solving skills and ability to create equipment to meet unique specifications. Whether they are looking for a new lab furnace or custom test frame, ATS customers know that from beginning to end, our team will help them find the perfect testing solution.

We were recently contacted by a customer looking for a … Read More

SEAUPG Fall Meeting November 2016

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Applied Test Systems (ATS) will be attending the Southeastern Asphalt User/Producer Group (SEAUPG) annual fall meeting November 15th -17th at the Omni Corpus Christi Hotel in Corpus Christi, TX. ATS sales representatives will be available during the trade show to answer any questions about our innovative line of touchscreen asphalt/bitumen binder testing equipment. Stop by our table to learn more about how the BBR3, RTFO Touch, PAV3, and VDO Touch have changed the field of asphalt/bitumen binder testing. Designed with … Read More

Product Spotlight: Series 3710 Car Bottom Oven

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Series 3710 Car Bottom OvenOver the years Applied Test Systems (ATS) has established a reputation as a company that can build just about anything when it comes to custom process heating equipment. When a customer is looking for a specific piece of equipment to meet unique testing requirements, our team is committed to working with them to design the perfect furnace or oven for their application.

Recently we designed and manufactured a massive custom Series 3710 Car Bottom Oven for a customer. This large … Read More

MS&T Technical Meeting and Exhibition 2016

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MS&T 2016

For the past ten years Applied Test Systems (ATS) has attended the annual Materials Science & Technology (MS&T) technical meeting and exhibition. This year we’re traveling to Salt Lake City, UT to meet with other scientists, students, suppliers, and engineers to discuss current research and technical applications. While you’re walking the show floor, make sure to stop by and visit us at booth #306. Our knowledgeable sales representatives will be available to share information on our diverse line of materials … Read More

Product Spotlight: Bending Beam Rheometer (BBR3)

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The new and improved Applied Test Systems (ATS) Bending Beam Rheometer 3 (BBR3) has been designed to perform flexural tests on asphalt binder and similar specimens per AASHTO T 313, AASHTO TP 87, ASTM D6648, and BS EN 14771 specifications as part of the PG grading system according to Superpave. An ATS original, the BBR3 is the first of its kind to offer a state of the art internal computer system incorporating touchscreen technology. Programmable test parameters allow users to … Read More