The improved ATS Bending Beam Rheometer (BBR2S) is engineered to perform flexural tests on asphalt binder/bitumen and similar specimens per ASTM D6648, BS EN 14771, and AASHTO T313. These tests consist of a constant force being applied to a specimen in a chilled bath in order to derive specific rates of deformation at various temperatures. Enhanced software and the ability to perform crack sealant tests expand the capabilities of the BBR2S beyond those of the original BBR2. Intuitive programming guides … Read More
Applied Test Systems (ATS) will be attending the North East Asphalt User Producer Group (NEAUPG) annual fall meeting October 18th – 19th at the Hilton Hartford Hotel in Hartford, CT. 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 … 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
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
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
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
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
Applied Test Systems (ATS) is known internationally for our ability to manufacture custom process heating equipment. Whether it is a modified version of a current ATS furnace model or a completely unique device built for a particular application, our team of skilled sales engineers are dedicated to providing the most cost effective and efficient testing solutions possible. The furnace described below was recently built at our facility here in Butler, PA. With distinct features and a design precisely constructed … Read More
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
The annual Adhesive and Sealant Convention is a three day event that includes concurrent technical sessions focusing on business development and market trends, government relations issues, and advanced technology in the adhesives and sealants industry. The EXPO will be held on Tuesday, April 4 from 3:00-6:30pm and will feature over 100 exhibitors – including ATS! We’ll be exhibiting at booth 510, with information on our line of sealant testers.
For more information on this event, visit: http://www.ascouncil.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=874888&group=… Read More