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GE POWER APPROVED

Congratulations to our Ultrasonic Inspection Department! They have been working with GE Power to complete this approval process for several months, and it’s now official.  American Testing Services is now approved to perform ultrasonic immersion as a direct supplier for GE Power. This approval also allows us to provide inspection services for any suppliers to GE […]

GOOD EATS IN DAYTON – Ron’s Pizza

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. Ron’s Pizza – 1 S Main St, Miamisburg, OH 45342 – www.ronspizza.com […]

Understanding Your Inspection – Ultrasonic Testing

You know that your parts require some kind of non-destructive testing inspection, but do you know what is happening to your parts when that test method is applied?  Over the next few weeks, our level III technicians will provide an explanation of each NDT method we employ along with some advantages and limitations of each. […]

Understanding Your Inspection – Radiography

You know that your parts require some kind of non-destructive testing inspection, but do you know what is happening to your parts when that test method is applied?  Over the next few weeks, our level III technicians will provide an explanation of each NDT method we employ along with some advantages and limitations of each. […]

GET TO KNOW THE ATS STAFF – Sandra Abrams

If you have called or stopped by our offices lately, you have met our receptionist Sandy, one of the newest members of the ATS team.  Sandy joined us near the end of summer.  She was previously a manager at Costco in Centerville and was happy to leave the retail hours behind!  Sandy has also previously […]

New Carbon & Sulfur Analyzer Installed in Met Lab

American Testing Services has purchased and installed a new LECO CS744 Series Carbon and Sulfur Analyzer.  The unit has improved software for better reporting, improved diagnostics and more efficient maintenance.  It also has improved infrared cell design for better stability.  A variable power combusting furnace reduces temperature fluctuations for more consistent test results. Detection Limits: […]

GOOD EATS IN DAYTON – The Little River Cafe

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. The Little River Cafe – 5527 Oregonia Rd, Oregonia, OH  45054 – […]

Understanding Your Inspection – Magnetic Particle

You know that your parts require some kind of non-destructive testing inspection, but do you know what is happening to your parts when that test method is applied?  Over the next few weeks, our level III technicians will provide an explanation of each NDT method we employ along with some advantages and limitations of each. […]

Understanding Your Inspection – Eddy Current

You know that your parts require some kind of non-destructive testing inspection, but do you know what is happening to your parts when that test method is applied?  Over the next few weeks, our Level III technicians will provide an explanation of some of  the NDT methods we employ along with advantages and limitations of […]

CONGRATULATIONS UT DEPARTMENT!

In December, representatives from Ball Aerospace paid us a visit to present our staff with this award recognizing outstanding technical performance. ATS was a subcontractor to Manufacturing Technology, Inc. (MTI), performing ultrasonic inspection on Ball parts that are part of the TIRS-2 Program (Thermal Infrared Sensor).  The TIRS-2 Program is part of Landsat 9, a […]