Most modern testing laboratories have some type of computer-based system to store and access the test results obtained during their testing processes. These systems also typically store some of the end customers specifications and testing requirements. Such a system is commonly referred to as Laboratory Information Systems or LIMS. To reduce data entry errors and ease report preparation in the laboratories own format, many facilities want to maintain all of the test data in their LIMS system. This can … Read More
As of June 2018, ATS is now offering Thermocouple Indicator Verifications. After receiving multiple requests from our customer base, we moved forward with having Electronic Simulation Verification of thermocouple indicators added to our A2LA scope of accreditations. Our service technicians are now qualified to check ATS and non-ATS brand thermocouple indicators to ensure that they are meeting the appropriate performance standards. We feel confident that this change will allow us to continue providing our customers with the highest levels of … Read More
For the past 21 years, Patty McGee has been the heart of the ATS sales team. Earlier this month she entered into semi-retirement, stepping down from her full-time sales position in the furnaces, ovens, and heating elements department and moving to part time. “Patty has been very instrumental in growing the ATS furnace and oven line”, said COO Rob Carroll. “Always looking out for the best interests of her customers, Patty developed close relationships with them. Her contributions are too … Read More
Tawn Harshall joined the ATS Sales Team on August 21st, 2017 – the same day as the historic solar eclipse! A valuable addition to the process heating department, Tawn has decades of experience in industrial furnace and heat processing, as well as extensive knowledge of energy consulting and plant engineering. He has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Geneva College, and was a member of the US Army Reserves (319th Engineers, 443rd Field Depot). When asked what … Read More
This past September, our Chief Operating Officer Rob Carroll and Vice President of Sales Robert Antolik spent a week in Russia visiting customers. Working directly with our international sales agent Andrey Kislyak of Exiton, they organized a sales presentation during the week of September 17th. The presentation was held at VTI Company, and featured numerous speakers and hands on creep machine training. Approximately thirty attendees were able to participate, and it was an exceptionally successful event.
ATS has customers around … Read More
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
The 2017 Applied Test Systems (ATS) international sales conference was held June 20th and 21st at our Butler, PA facility. Our first day was spent discussing current product developments through presentations and Q&A sessions, and the second day was dedicated to hands on training. Led by our skilled service team, everyone was able to work directly with equipment from our creep/stress rupture and asphalt testing product lines. These training sessions provided valuable experience, and allowed for further teambuilding among … Read More
The new ATS website was designed to be aesthetically pleasing, interactive, and is easier to read and navigate. One of the first things we hope you notice is that it is very clean and well organized yet still very informative. This should help you find what you are looking for more efficiently. We know your time is important. We are also now using a responsive design, which means that you’ll see essentially the same design optimized for your smart phone, … Read More