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GET TO KNOW THE ATS STAFF – Jay Berry

Jay Berry joined the ATS team in November 2011 as our Metallurgical Technician.  Jay has an Associates Degree from Sinclair Community College in Mechanical Engineering Technology and worked in the metallurgical field before coming to ATS.  On any given day you will find Jay cutting, mounting, grinding, and polishing out in the lab to prep […]

CONGRATULATIONS WALT!

On June 27th Walt Custer, Metallurgical Lab Manager, celebrated a personal 10 year anniversary with American Testing Services. Walt has been an integral part of the ATS team from the beginning, joining Chris Small just a few short months after American Testing Services opened in February 2002.  As our head metallurgist, Walt has helped hundreds […]

NADCAP CERTIFICATION UPDATED

At the beginning of May, American Testing Services successfully completed a NADCAP (National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation) compliance audit for non-destructive testing.  On June 21st, we received our new certification, valid through 1/31/2014. If you need an updated copy of our certification for your files, please download a PDF copy from our website.

THANK YOU!

A big “thank you” to everyone who stopped by our 10 Year Anniversary Open House on June 21st!  The weather was beautiful, making it a perfect day to enjoy some burgers and brats outside.  Everyone on staff enjoyed demonstrating various inspection methods for our guests.   Our Rope Access Team may have had the most fun…they […]

GET TO KNOW THE ATS STAFF – Jennifer Stechschulte

Jennifer Stechschulte has been with American Testing Services from almost the very first day.  Jennifer joined the team in October 2002 and has served as Office Manager ever since.  After 10 years, she knows many of our customers and vendors personally – chances are you’ve talked to Jennifer on the phone or she’s greeted you when […]

STATIONARY MAGNETIC PARTICLE UNIT FOR SALE

Magnetech Stationary Magnetic Particle Machine – Model 3509-DS 230 / 460 Volt         300 / 150 Amp Rated at 6,000 Amp, 25 inch coil, over 17 foot part capacity (19.5 feet overall) with De-mag. This unit is in very good condition and was in use until it was removed from service only due to customer needing a […]

FRACTOGRAPHY

High magnification examination of a fracture surface is critical to the metallurgist during the course of a failure investigation.  Close examination of the topography and fracture features can help to determine the fracture mode as well as determine the fracture origin and crack direction. The Scanning Electron Microscope is very important in the proper evaluation […]

GOOD EATS IN DAYTON – Chappys Taproom & Grille

If you know Chris Small, you know he is a big guy with a big appetite!  Chris loves eating out at the many great locally owned restaurants and pubs in the Miami Valley.  Each month he’ll share one of his favorites with you. CHAPPYS TAP ROOM & GRILLE – 2733 West Alex Bell Road, Moraine, OH  […]