Atlas Material Testing Technology Exhibits at testXpo 2012

Linsengericht, September 2012 – Atlas Material Testing Technology, the global leader in weathering technology and services, will exhibit at the 21st testXpo – an international forum for materials testing organized by the Zwick GmbH & Co. KG - on October 15 - 18, 2012 in Ulm, Germany (the Atlas booth will be located at the “Kunststoffinsel”).

Atlas offers a variety of products and services that support manufacturers of divers products and industries like plastics, textiles, automotives, coatings, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, pv modules and materials and many more with testing the lightfastness of their products. Visitors will see for themselves how Atlas' solutions can help answer the tough questions regarding material durability under the influence of sunlight, heat, and water – key information that is essential to meeting product and performance claims.

Atlas will showcase the following:

During testXpo 2012, Atlas will be launching the 4th generation of its well-known SUNTEST® CPS+. Be the first to see the new design and added benefits of this state-of-the-art, space-saving, table top flatbed weathering testing instrument. This economical and easy-to-use model offers a competitive price-to-capacity ratio and is the perfect choice for companies that are new to weathering testing or those who have an occasional need to perform testing on a small number of samples.

In addition to the SUNTEST CPS+ the new SunCal Sensor series will also be on display. Atlas SunCal sensors are specifically designed to support do-it-yourself calibration routines on all SUNTEST models, including the SUNTEST CPS+, XLS+ and XXL+ and are available as SunCal WB300-800 BST, BB300-400 BST or LUX BST.

For further information about Atlas products and services, visit the Atlas booth at the “Kunststoffinsel”, view details at or contact Atlas directly at

About Atlas®

Atlas is a recognized leader in material testing, offering a complete line of instruments and services for accelerated and natural weathering. In addition, the Atlas Consulting Group helps clients from various industries including photovoltaics, coatings, plastics, textiles, automotive and cosmetics develop the best weathering processes for their products.

In November 2010, Atlas joined AMETEK, Inc., a global leader in electronic instruments and electromechanical devices, as a unit of AMETEK Measurement & Calibration Technologies (M&CT). AMETEK M&CT is a division within AMETEK's Electronic Instruments Group (EIG), a recognized leader in advanced monitoring, testing, calibrating and display instruments. 

Atlas Material Testing Technology is ISO 17025 and ISO 9001:2008 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.