PLEASANTON, CA  – Gatan, Inc., a global leader focused on enhancing and extending the operation and productivity of electron microscopes, has merged with EDAX, LLC, a leader in X-ray microanalysis and electron diffraction instrumentation. The combined organization will retain the Gatan name, offering the ultimate suite of tools for transmission electron (TEM) and scanning electron […]

The Two New X-ray Analytical Microscopes Boost Efficiency and Performance of Your Analysis [Kyoto, Japan] – HORIBA, Ltd. has further expanded its XGT-9000 series product line with the release of the two new micro-XRF (X-ray fluorescence) analyzers: XGT-9000 Pro and XGT-9000 Expert X-ray Analytical Microscopes. The XGT-9000 Series is used in a broad range of […]

The National Crystallography Service (NCS) is a critical component of the UK’s research infrastructure, providing access to world-leading research facilities across the nation, underpinning many scientific discoveries and developments. To ensure the NCS continues to provide cutting-edge capabilities, they will establish the National Electron Diffraction Facility, which will feature Rigaku XtaLAB Synergy-ED electron diffractometers, opening […]

Oxford Instruments is stepping up its commitment to developing talent, as it looks to take on its biggest ever cohort of apprentices for 2023 and beyond. Timed to coincide with National Apprenticeship Week (6-12 February 2023), the company’s 2023 apprenticeship recruitment programme will see it offer 25 apprenticeships of up to four years’ duration in […]

Singapore – Rigaku Asia Pacific PTE LTD (RAPP), the Singapore subsidiary of Rigaku – a global leading manufacturer of X-ray analysis, measurement and testing instruments based in Japan – announced Adam Chong as its new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. His primary role will be to expand RAPP’s business, which covers markets in the […]

The successful development of the measurement technology specialist from Graz continues: On the one hand, new subsidiaries were founded in the Netherlands and in the Philippines, on the other hand, Anton Paar was also able to achieve a turnover of more than half a billion euros for the first time in the company’s history. With […]

TOKYO — Evident Corporation (“Evident”) announces the postponement of the transfer of all shares of Evident Corporation from Olympus Corporation (“Olympus”) to K.K. BCJ-66, a special purpose company indirectly owned by funds advised by Bain Capital Private Equity, LP (together with its affiliates, “Bain Capital”). Reasons for the postponement The transfer, planned for February, 2023—as […]

Stylish countertop analyzer verifies precious metals and purity on the spot WALTHAM, Mass., — The new Vanta™ GX precious metal analyzer is an affordable way to know the purity and composition of gold, jewelry, coins, and other valuables. Accurate, easy to use, and nondestructive, the countertop instrument delivers precious metal content, karatage and fineness in […]

Some friendly faces with the DECTRIS PILATUS3 X 2M CdTe at the DanMAX beamline of the MAX IV laboratory From left to right: Dr. Dubravka Sisak Jung, Silvia Vogel & Dr. Felix Bachmair Today, we formally announce that PILATUS3 will have a successor: next summer, we will launch PILATUS4. This also means that we will stop […]

Rigaku, a leader in developing crystallography solutions, is proud to announce that they will be installing the first XtaLAB Synergy-ED electron diffractometer in Europe at the Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) after having won a competitive tender. This will be the first customer order of a dedicated electron diffractometer installed outside Japan. This […]