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Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

January 2020

Buehler Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary of Wilson® Hardness Image Buehler, an ITW Company celebrates the 100-year anniversary of its acclaimed Wilson® hardness brand which was originally known as the Wilson Mechanical Instrument Company. Here Stanley Rockwell and founder Charles H. Wilson introduced the Rockwell hardness tester, an industry standard. Later, Wilson became the home of the legendary Tukon line of micro-indentation testers – renowned for Knoop and Vickers testing. These early inventions revolutionized industry and paved the way for Wilson today, with innovations that improve usability and allow ...

January 2020

Grupo Mess Named Exclusive Distributor for all Buehler Products Including Metallography and Wilson Hardness in Mexico Image Offering Dedicated Customer Support, Sales and Service with Three Locations

Lake Bluff, IL... Buehler announces a partnership with Grupo Mess, a leading Mexico supplier of scientific equipment and services. The partnership provides superb local support for customers throughout the entire country of Mexico. Mess will offer Buehler’s complete line of metallography solutions for sample preparation, materials characterization and hardness testing, including consumables stocked locally, abrasive and precision saws, grinder / polishers, mounting presses, microscopes, and...

November 2019

CCAM Receives Analysis Equipment and Buehler Partner Center Designation Image Prince George County, VA … Buehler, a leader in precision materials preparation and analysis laboratory equipment, has upgraded its support of advanced manufacturing research at the Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CCAM). With the addition of its latest equipment, CCAM has been named a Buehler Partner Center, one of several across the United States. Other Buehler Partner Centers include ASM International, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Wright State University, Boston University and Lehigh University.

Buehler was an early member of CCAM, and on this occa...

November 2019

Lehigh University Teams with Buehler to Open “Buehler Partner Center” a World Class Metallography Lab Image Lake Bluff, IL… Buehler, a world leader in materials preparation and analysis, and announces that Lehigh University of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania is a Buehler Partner Center. Lehigh is a premier university with research facilities dedicated to improving metal casting and heat treating.

This alliance centers on the opening of a new Lehigh materials laboratory that will provide students and faculty access to the full range of metallography equipment and analysis tools. It will also convey Buehler the knowledge, expertise and future research insights for the development of product ...

October 2019

Buehler Announces Quick Delivery of Full Metallographic Lab Solutions Image Lake Bluff, Illinois…. Buehler is proud to offer the complete Full Lab Solution with metallographic and hardness testing equipment that is designed and manufactured by Buehler to ensure the highest quality and utmost performance. Buehler’s account and applications teams are trained to help create new metallographic laboratories with equipment that ensures repeatability and reliability in the quality control or inspection testing process. Buehler developed the Full Lab Solution to meet the needs of new or growing research and development, medical device, electronics testing and other indust...

October 2019

Hardness Tester Presented at HärtereiKongress Image Popular Vickers Micro-Hardness Tester Now Comes Complete

Cologne, Germany… Buehler, ITW Test & Measurement GmbH showcased the All-in-One VH3100 hardness tester at the HärtereiKongress, the largest expo for the heat treatment industry in Europe. The fully automatic preconfigured VH3100 Vickers/Knoop hardness test system is capable of meeting virtually any requirement in the area of automated micro to macro hardness testing. Buehler is also excited to announce that the All-in-One Wilson VH3100 is available for shipping in industry leading lead times and can be delive...