Unique Partnership between Atlas Material Testing Technology and Weiss Gallenkamp
For more than 90 years, Atlas has developed, manufactured and serviced accelerated weathering testing instruments worldwide. Atlas offers a wide range of instruments and systems that simulate the external environmental parameters of sunlight, temperature and moisture. The instruments incorporate light sources including xenon, metal halide, carbon arc and fluorescent lamps. These weathering instruments are used in many industries such as textiles, automotive, paints and coatings, plastics and polymers, paper, chemicals and pharmaceuticals.
Weiss Gallenkamp is a leader in environmental simulation, with over 40 years experience of supplying environmental test chambers and rooms to many of the world's most prestigious companies across a range of industries. There is a high degree of synergy between the two companies as both are involved in environmental test and simulation, and as such the relationship will prove extremely beneficial to customers.
Jürgen Parr, Atlas Export Sales Manager commented "We are extremely excited by this opportunity. It will give us the extra presence we have been looking for in the UK, and working with a renowned company like Weiss Gallenkamp will strengthen our leadership position."
Mike Reilly, Weiss Gallenkamp Managing Director said "We are delighted to have this partnership with Atlas. The quality of the Atlas products is excellent, complementing our existing range and we look forward to a successful partnership".
ATLAS Material Testing Technology GmbH
Atlas is a recognized leader in material testing, offering a complete line of instruments and services for accelerated and natural weathering. The Atlas Consulting Group helps clients develop the best weathering processes for their products, as well as offers education and training courses worldwide. For accelerated laboratory and outdoor testing, Atlas Weathering Services Group has five laboratories and over 20 outdoor exposure sites around the world in a variety of climates, including desert, subtropical, high-altitude and corrosive. Atlas Material Testing Technology is ISO 17025 and ISO 9001:2000 registered. Atlas products are designed and manufactured to conform to international, national and industry standard test methods including ISO, ASTM, DIN, JIS and numerous others.