Join ATS at MS&T 2018!

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ATS will be exhibiting at booth #527 during the 2018 Materials Science & Technology (MS&T) Technical Meeting and Exhibition. Hosted this year in Columbus, OH from October 14th – October 18th, MS&T hosts over 3,200 attendees, more than 2,000 presentations, a robust plenary speaker lineup, society based special events, and a collaboration among five leading materials science societies. MS&T brings together scientists, engineers, students, suppliers, and business leaders to discuss current research and technical applications, and to shape the future … Read More

ATS Offering WinCCS/LIMS Software Integration

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WinCCS

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

Product Spotlight: Portable Furnace Dolly

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Vertical Furnace Stand 01

In addition to our current line of furnaces, ovens, and accessories, ATS is now introducing a fully customizable portable furnace dolly. Similar to our durable oven dolly, each furnace dolly consists of a vertical support stand attached to a wheeled metal base plate. This dolly allows operators to easily move one furnace to different testing machines, reducing the need for additional furnaces and improving operational efficiency. Two basic dolly types, an economical structural frame and a heavy-duty free-standing frame, are … Read More

Ceramics Expo 2018

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Applied Test Systems (ATS) would like to invite you to join us at Ceramics Expo, North America’s biggest free-to-attend exhibition and conference for manufacturers and engineers of ceramic materials and technologies! Taking place May 1st – 3rd in Cleveland, Ohio. Ceramics Expo is dedicated to providing a one-stop-shop for all raw materials, equipment, machinery, and technology used within the ceramic manufacturing supply chain.

Ceramics Expo is attended by technical leaders, production directors, engineers, project leaders, buyers and senior executives from … Read More

Product Spotlight: Series 1100 Universal Testing Machines

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Series 1120 UTMATS Series 1100 Uni­versal Testing Machines (UTMs) provide an affordable solution to precision tension, compression, shear, and flexure tests. With a diverse selection of models available, the UTMs in this series can accommodate a wide variety of test specimens and are used in a diverse range of testing applications, from production to quality control and high end research.

The Series 1101, Series 1105, and Series 1110 are benchtop models with 1,000 lb., 5,000 lb., and 10,000 lb. respective capacities. The … Read More

Product Spotlight: Pyrolytic Oven

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Pyrolytic OvenThe new ATS Pyrolytic Oven is a must have for any
testing lab. Designed to burn off test residue from
lab equipment, it improves on previous versions
and incorporates state of the art touchscreen
technology, automatic operation, and a clean,
matte-black design. Lab technicians no longer need
to rely on scraping, wire brushing, or hand heating
to clean equipment. Operators can simply place
everything in their Pyrolytic Oven, press start, and
allow the machine to do the work. This not … Read More

September Russia Visit and Presentation

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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

New Dates for CAMX 2017

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CAMX 2017

Originally scheduled for this past September, CAMX 2017 was cancelled due to severe weather conditions. We’re happy to announce that ATS will be attending the re-scheduled dates, and will be exhibiting in Orlando, FL December 11th – 14th. 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. … Read More

Product Spotlight: BBR2S

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ATS BBR2SThe 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

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