Thermetrics Blog

July 17,2020
There are “dog people”, and there are “cat people”.  You know who they are.  You might even be one.  But did you know that there are also “manikin people”? Read More
June 15,2020
As the transportation industry moves to higher levels of electrification and incorporates more sophisticated cabin climate control systems, tools to develop and validate performance must follow suit.  Energy efficiency and occupant thermal comfort have risen to the level of importance previously reserved for cabin temperature.   Read More
March 30,2020
On Wednesday, March 25th, Thermetrics officially closed our office to reduce potential transmission of COVID-19 and comply with Governor Jay Inslee’s “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order.  During this time of near-term uncertainty, I wanted to share what Thermetrics is certain about and the commitments we hold dear. Read More
July 18,2019
First introduced at the big ITMA 2019 show in Barcelona, Thermetrics new company brochure illustrates a central theme of our company’s mission statement – We make life more comfortable. Wherever humans and their clothing interact with the environment, thermal comfort testing equipment from Thermetrics gives textile and garment manufacturers the means to accurately measure the thermal properties and predict the thermal comfort of their products.   Read More
January 16,2019
As we all know, it’s exhausting to be “on” all the time. Thermetrics manikins agree wholeheartedly with that sentiment! It’s hard being a manikin. Read More
December 7,2018
Thermetrics’ advanced Newton 26-zone sweating thermal manikin, STAN seat test manikin, and the HVAC Automotive manikin are available for rent/hire. Read More
October 11,2018
Thermetrics is proud to have delivered the world’s first female immersion thermal manikin to Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility (NCTRF) in Natick, Massachusetts. NCTRF had recognized that most thermal manikin evaluation tools in use today are male body forms. They identified a growing need for female-specific garment testing instruments, and contacted Thermetrics for a solution. Read More
November 15,2017
Katy Hickey from ThermoAnalytics (TAI) poses next to a Thermetrics HVAC Manikin
Katy Hickey from ThermoAnalytics (TAI) poses next to a Thermetrics HVAC Manikin in this article about the TAITherm thermal modeling technology, which includes the ability to address human comfort under varying environmental conditions.  Read More