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Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

May 2017

Further Enhanced Efficiency in Sample Preparation and Hardness Testing Image Esslingen/Germany, April 2017 – At the Control 2017 show to be held in Stuttgart/Germany from 9 – 12 May, 2017, Buehler ITW Test & Measurement ( will be presenting at its Booth 5135 in Hall 5 new and improved products from its extensive portfolio of equipment and consumables for hardness testing, covering all stages from sample preparation to actual hardness measurement.

New benchtop precision cutters
A major point of interest at the show will be the new IsoMet™ High Speed benchtop precision cutters. E...

April 2017

Buehler Renews Collaboration with ASM International By Providing Innovations for Metallography Training Center
 Image Materials Park, OH/Lake Bluff, IL – April 3, 2017 – ASM International announces that Buehler, An ITW Company, has renewed its collaboration with ASM by supporting the ASM World Training Center in Novelty, Ohio. Through this continued effort, ASM will include Buehler’s newest metallographic preparation equipment – the EcoMet 300 Polisher/Grinder, the IsoMet High Speed precision saw, and the SimpliMet 4000 duplex mounting press. In addition, Buehler’s industry-leading Wilson VH Series hardness testing equipment with automated DiaMet™ hardness testing software, and a multitude of consuma...

February 2017


Lake Bluff, Illinois… Buehler, a global industrial manufacturer of value-added consumables and specialty material testing equipment announces the commercial release of the next generation EpoKwick FC (Fast Curing), a unique clear epoxy system. EpoKwick FC is formulated specifically for applications requiring enhanced edge protection like thermal spray coatings used in the aerospace, automotive and energy industries.

Material scientists and quality control laboratories testing metals, alloys, carbides, a...

October 2016

Buehler Introduces IsoMet™ High Speed – An Advanced Precision Cutter

 Image Designed for Efficiency, Consistency and Precision in Laboratory Environments
Lake Bluff, IL – Buehler, a premier manufacturer of scientific equipment and supplies for use in materials analysis is introducing the IsoMet High Speed, a precision sectioning machine designed specifically to create consistent and efficient cuts. The IsoMet High Speed is being introduced at the MS&T Conference (Material Science and Technology), a joint conference of the ACerS, AIST, ASM International, and TMS organizations i...

October 2016

Buehler Inaugurates Materialography Solutions Center Image Esslingen, Germany, October 2016. Buehler – ITW Test & Measurement GmbH ( recently opened its new Solutions Center in the Düsseldorf Chamber of Handicrafts building. This spacious laboratory is equipped with cutting-edge technology for preparing materialographic samples as well as with Buehler's latest hardness testers and the specially adapted DiaMet™ testing software. Experienced in-house metallographers available throughout the day support customers in finding solutions to their specific problems and challenges. The spacious area p...

September 2016

Buehler Presents Best Paper Award at Metallography Congress, Berlin, Germany

 Image The Best Paper Award was granted during the 50th Metallography Congress in Berlin on September 22, 2016. The Best Paper was elected out of 40 published technical papers from the year 2015 by the editorial board from the technical magazine Practical Metallography. The prize money for the Best Paper is endowed with 1500 € whereas second and third prizes are endowed with 500 € and 300 € respectively. The award was granted by Matthias Pascher, Laboratory Manager Europe of Buehler ITW Test & Measurement GmbH, germany.

Following papers were elected:

Best Paper: Micro...