Instron is excited to announce the release of the Precision Specimen Loader, an innovative solution that improves the operator’s accuracy, safety, and efficiency when performing mechanical testing on thin film and foil specimens. Designed to address the unique challenges associated with handling delicate specimens, this device has the potential to transform the way researchers and […]

Depiction of the Installation of the SAGX-V Series Automatic Universal Testing System Shimadzu Corporation has released an automatic universal testing system in China for measurements of metal materials. This system completely automates strength testing including Shimadzu universal testing machines. It was developed in collaboration with Shishi (Shanghai) Automation Technology Co., Ltd. (Shanghai), a startup in […]

Hysitron TI 990 Enables Materials Characterization with New Levels of Nanoindentation Performance COLUMBUS, Ohio – At the annual Materials Science and Technology (MS&T23) conference, Bruker Corporation (Nasdaq: BRKR) today announced the release of the Hysitron TI 990 TriboIndenter®, which brings superior levels of performance, automation, and productivity to nanomechanical testing. TI 990 is a comprehensive advancement of […]

To rely on the strength of the materials used to construct the buildings we live and work in, we need to be able to test its resilience under extreme conditions. Vicat testing is used to determine the point at which materials such as cement paste, mortar, and hard plastic are expected to weaken at elevated temperatures. When […]

NEW YORK – KKR, a leading global investment firm, announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition of Industrial Physics (the “Company”), a leading provider of test and measurement instrumentation, by investment funds managed by KKR on July 19, 2023. In conjunction with transaction close, Barry Lyon has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and Lance Reisman has […]

DataPhysics Instruments, a leading company in the field of surface and interface analysis, opens a technical office in Metz, France. Véronique Schloupt will represent the company in the French market in the future. Filderstadt — DataPhysics Instruments, manufacturer of high-precision laboratory instruments for the characterisation of interfaces and surfaces, has expanded its presence in France. […]

All Employees to Become Owners in the Company NEW YORK – KKR, a leading global investment firm, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which investment funds managed by KKR will acquire Industrial Physics (or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer of testing and measurement instruments, from Union Park Capital (“UPC”). KKR plans to […]

Autograph AGX-V2 Series Precision Universal Testing Machines (Left: Large Color LCD Touch Panel Equipped Model, table-top model; Right: Standard Model, floor model) Shimadzu Corporation announces the release of the Autograph AGX-V2 series precision universal testing machines. This is the world’s first series of testing machines equipped with a voice operation device. The series consists of […]

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 […]

Instron’s Latest Solution for Quicker Support Instron is excited to announce the launch of our latest support solution, Instron Connect. Instron Connect includes a number of technologies that create a secure connection between the testing systems at your facility and Instron. Our problem-solving tools harness innovative technology to rapidly troubleshoot issues and answer your technical […]