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Excelitas Technologies Completes Acquisition of Qioptiq

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Excelitas Technologies, a global technology company delivering customized optoelectronics to OEMs, announced that is has completed the acquisition of Qioptiq, a privately-held company specializing in the design and manufacture of photonic products and solutions for a wide range of markets and applications.
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Replacement of Radiography by Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing Drives Global Ultrasonic NDT Equipment Market

Evolution of portable phased array ultrasonic testing equipment leads to large-scale uptake
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The increase in replacement of conventional film radiography with advanced ultrasonic testing is fueling the global ultrasonic non-destructive test (NDT) equipment market.
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Fangmeyer Named New Baldrige Program Director

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Robert (Bob) Fangmeyer, deputy director of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program (BPEP) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), has been selected to be the program’s new director.
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NDT - Equipment

Computed Radiography Offers a Range of Benefits

As more inspectors have turned to CR, the inspection equipment has been steadily improving, offering manufacturers faster and more precise and cost-effective NDT results than ever before.
By Mike McDaniels
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In the NDT world, radiographic examinations are a technician’s staple.
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NDT - Case Study

Accurate Aircraft Testing

By Peter Nachtwey
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To ensure that the readings on a scale designed to weigh aircraft are accurate, the test system used to calibrate the scale needs to be even more accurate in applying test loads.
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NDT - Rental

Top 10 Reasons to Rent NDT Equipment

To determine if renting makes sense for your NDT program, consider the equipment price, estimated life, and usage.
By Paul C. Fitzgerald
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If you are considering purchasing new nondestructive testing (NDT) equipment, some thought should be given to the advantages of renting versus owning.
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NDT - Back 2 Basics

Leak Testing Techniques and Trends

Leak testing can ensure product performance and safety.
By Joe Pustka
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Leak testing and leak detection is a broad field and includes various methods for detecting environmentally damaging or hazardous leaks.
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NDT - Lab Services

Selecting an NDE Service Provider

Consider these four basic components in reviewing a potential NDE service provider.
By Kurt Bedar
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When looking for a NDE service provider the task can be daunting, but with thought and planning put in place you can build a consistent process in selecting a high quality provider.
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Laboratory Testing Inc. Completes NIAC Member Audit

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Laboratory Testing Inc. completed an audit and was reapproved by NIAC member Crane Nuclear Inc.


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Test & Inspection

The Vickers Hardness Test

Over the past 90 years, the Vickers test has proved to be an all-around respectable performer in a wide variety of applications, some of which the inventors never dreamed possible.
By Walter Wardzala
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The Vickers hardness test, an offshoot of the venerable Brinell test, has been used since the early 1920s.
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