Thermetrics Blog

July 18,2016
This coming October, your intrepid Thermetrics sales team will attempt the daring feat of being in two places at once! This unusual situation has come about due to the overlapping dates of two important trade shows – one in China and one in the USA. Read More
June 30,2016
The new DHS hotplate is capable of measuring heat loss and heat gain (in Watts/m²)
A traditional sweating guarded hotplate, also known as a “skin model”, is designed to produce accurate, repeatable measurements of the thermal resistance (Rct) and vapor permeability (Ret) of textiles when tested under steady-state conditions. Traditional hotplates run into problems when used to test the performance of textiles in conditions that are NOT steady-state. Read More
June 8,2016
When the first Newton thermal manikin was built back in 2001, for Loughborough University (UK), Thermetrics engineers had no idea Newton would be so… prolific.  Or so well-traveled.  In the short span of 15 years Newton installations have sprung up around the world, including the USA, Korea, Germany, France, Japan, China, Canada, Taiwan, Belgium, Portugal, Australia, Singapore, Spain, Italy, Poland, Czech Republic, Lebanon, India, Russia, and of course England – where it all began. Read More
February 29,2016
ManikinPC (Manikin Physiology Control and Predictive Comfort) software is a closed-loop feedback control system for Newton thermal manikins Read More
February 29,2016
TPP sensor
Copper Slug Calorimeter Sensors combine high performance and fast delivery at a reasonable price. Thermetrics now offers its own line of accurate, readily available copper slug calorimeter sensors for the TPP, RPP, CCHR, and other thermal protection test devices. Read More
February 29,2016
Thermetrics Flame Manikin
Thermetrics installed Flame Test Manikins at CTT Group in Quebec, Canada, and SENAI-CETIQT, Brazil. Read More
November 3,2015
Washington State Congressman Derek Kilmer, Measurement Technology NW President and award recipient Tim O’Neill, World Trade Club President and Starbucks Customs Manager Robert Webster.
Measurement Technology NW was awarded Trader of the Year 2015 by the World Trade Club in October.   The World Trade Club award honors Washington State businesses that increase international sales and have a positive, measurable impact on growing Washington’s economy.  Awardees have demonstrated innovation, industry leadership, and contributions to the community. Read More
October 29,2015
Manikinalysis was a big success. In one day, we provided an overview of measurement and simulation tools and ran three separate experiments with the HVAC and STAN manikins.  Huge thanks to all attendees for their participation and great questions, and to our co-host ThermoAnalytics. Read More