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  • Sharon Bentzley
  • 2331 Topaz Drive, Hatfield, PA 19440
  • Phone: 215-716-7398
  • URL: http://www.labtesting.com
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) is an accredited materials testing, metrology and certification laboratory performing mechanical testing, metallography, chemistry, nondestructive testing, dimensional inspection, failure analysis, specimen machining and calibration services. LTI specializes in metals and plastics testing, and chemical analysis of powdered metals, metals, ores, ferroalloys, composites and ceramics. LTI is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 by PRI/Nadcap and A2LA, which complies with ISO 9001 and ISO 13485. The calibration laboratory provides NIST-traceable dimensional, pressure, force, torque, electrical, temperature, mass and vacuum calibration services, field calibration & repairs.
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  • Fracture Mechanics Lab Manager Joins Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • A Fracture Mechanics Lab Manager, with extensive technical and management experience, has joined Laboratory Testing Inc. LTI welcomes Dr. Mehrdad Zoroufi, who holds a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE).
  • August 28, 2018
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Hires a Senior Fracture Mechanics Manager
  • LTI hired a Senior Fracture Mechanics Manager to oversee the Fracture Mechanics Lab and FTA fracture mechanics test systems and software. Dr. Matt Adler has over a decade of hands-on experience in experimental fatigue and fracture using FTA software-controlled systems.
  • December 05, 2017
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Hires an Inside Sales Manager
  • Lab Testing welcomes new employee, John Stango, to the family-run company as Inside Sales Manager. He joins the metal testing and calibration lab with over ten years of supervisory experience in the medical industry.
  • August 16, 2017
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Acquires Fracture Technology Associates
  • LTI has acquired a fracture mechanics testing and software systems business in Bethlehem, PA called Fracture Technology Associates (FTA). FTA’s Fatigue Crack Growth Rate Testing and non-linear Fracture Toughness Testing will be integrated with the fracture mechanics services performed at LTI. Sales of the software systems will continue under LTI.
  • July 04, 2017
  • Non Destructive Testing Article from Laboratory Testing Inc. was Published by Quality Magazine
  • A Non destructive Testing article about medical implants was written by two of Laboratory Testing Inc.'s NDT experts and was published in the April 2017 issue of Quality Magazine. The article is titled "Nondestructive Testing of Implanted Medical Device Materials" and explains NDT methods that can help ensure the integrity of materials used to manufacture medical devices and the devices themselve.
  • April 08, 2017
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Will Show Aerospace Materials Testing Services at AeroMat
  • Aerospace materials testing lab, Laboratory Testing Inc., will be exhibiting at the AeroMat Expo from April 10 - 12, 2017 in Charleston, SC. LTI's destructive testing, non-destructive testing and specimen machining services will be on display in booth #613. Aerospace industry materials, fabrication and manufacturing companies will be in attendance for the event.
  • April 01, 2017
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Participates in Third Feed My Starving Children Event
  • Volunteers from LTI's material testing and calibration labs took part in an event on October 1 to hand package nutritious MannaPack meals for starving children around the world. The MannaPack ingredients, including vitamins and minerals, are specifically designed to reverse malnourishment. Similar events take place across the country and depend on volunteers and donations.
  • October 12, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Exhibiting at Titanium 2016 in Booth #712
  • LTI will display titanium testing services in Booth #712 during the Titanium USA Expo. at the J.W. Marriott Desert Ridge Golf Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona on September 25-28, 2016. LTI offers a wide range of titanium testing services to evaluate material structure, composition, mechanical properties and imperfections and to determine its reliability and performance capabilities.
  • September 13, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Radiographic Inspection Article in Quality Magazine
  • Laboratory Testing Inc.'s X-ray Supervisor, Jason Tucker, published an article in the June 2016 issue of Quality Magazine. The article entitled "Inspecting Plastics and Electronics with Conventional X-ray" discusses the value of industrial radiography and the growing demand for inspecting non-metallic components using these methods.
  • June 17, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Sponsors ASM Materials Camp at Drexel University
  • LTI is proud to sponsor the 12th annual ASM Philadelphia Materials Camp for high school students interested in the field of materials science and engineering. The event will take place at Drexel University on June 20-24, 2016 and includes lectures, lab sessions, an industry event and a project activity. LTI is a sustaining member of ASM International and has sponsored the event for several years.
  • May 27, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Exhibiting at Rapid 3D 2016 in Booth #133
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. will be exhibiting their materials testing, non destructive testing and specimen machining services at the Rapid 3D expo in booth #133. The event is being held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL on May 17-19, 2016.
  • May 06, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Scheduled to Exhibit at Design-2-Part Show
  • The sales team from Laboratory Testing Inc. will display materials testing, nondestructive testing, and calibration services in Booth # 240 during the 2016 Design-2-Part Show. The event will take place at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, NJ on April 13-14, 2016. LTI is experienced with all types of metals and alloys and performs testing to industry standards.
  • April 01, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Hires Veteran Metallurgist as Mechanical Testing Manager
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. welcomes veteran metallurgist, Bill Stockdale, as Mechanical Testing Manager. Bill joins LTI with over 35 years of experience in testing, quality assurance, product and process development, and technical support for markets including aerospace, nuclear, medical implant and durable goods.
  • March 24, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Appoints Machine Shop Manager
  • Third-generation family member, Brad McVaugh, was named Machine Shop Manager at Laboratory Testing Inc. He oversees the machining of test specimens required for mechanical testing and metallography, and sample preparation for ICP analysis.
  • March 15, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Exhibiting at NACE Corrosion 2016 in Booth #942
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. will display corrosion testing services in Booth #942 during the NACE Corrosion 2016 Exposition. The show will take place at the Vancouver Convention Center in Vancouver, Canada on March 7-10, 2016. LTI offers a full array of corrosion analysis and testing to determine the susceptibility of materials to corrosion, to identify corrosive agents and more.
  • February 24, 2016
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Announces Continuation of Nadcap Accreditation
  • PRI has successfully audited Laboratory Testing Inc. of Hatfield, PA for continuation of the Lab's Nadcap accreditations in Nondestructive Testing Services (liquid penetrant testing, magnetic particle inspection, ultrasonic testing) and Aerospace Quality Systems AC7004.
  • December 01, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Scheduled to Exhibit at Power-Gen International 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. will display materials testing, nondestructive testing and failure analysis services in Booth #4645 during the Power-Gen International Expo in Las Vegas, NV on December 8-10, 2015. LTI's wide-range of testing services are used to inspect construction materials for power sites and to analyze parts that fail.
  • November 18, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Exhibiting at the 2015 Eastern PA Materials Expo
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. will join other members and guests of the Lehigh Valley Chapter of ASM International at the 2015 Eastern PA Materials Exposition. The event will be held on Thursday, November 12th, 2015 at the Holiday Inn and Conference Center in Breinigsville, PA.
  • November 06, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Article in Forge Magazine
  • Laboratory Testing Inc.'s outside sales representative, Eric Aparnieks, published an article in the October 2015 issue of Forge. The article entitled "Commercial Testing of Forgings" discusses the principal mechanical properties of interest in the forging industry and the most commonly utilized test methods.
  • November 04, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Exhibiting At National Industrial Fastener and Mill Supply Expo
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. will be exhibiting at the 2015 National Industrial Fastener and Mill Supply Expo in Booth #816. The show will take place October 21-23, 2015 at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, NV. LTI will be showcasing its fastener testing capabilities, as well as materials testing, non-destructive testing and dimensional inspection services.
  • October 01, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing NDT Article in Materials Evaluation Magazine
  • An article by Phillip W. Trach, non-destructive testing (NDT) employee and ultrasonic testing specialist at Laboratory Testing Inc., was published in the September 2015 issue of Materials Evaluation. It provides an overview of how to prepare, practice, and present an introductory lesson in NDT suitable for a school classroom.
  • September 23, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Exhibiting at Titanium USA 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. will display materials testing and nondestructive testing services in Booth 712 during the Titanium USA 2015 Exposition. The show will take place at the Rosen Shingle Creek Golf Resort in Orlando, FL on October 4-7, 2015. LTI is experienced with all types of titanium and titanium alloys and performs testing to industry standards.
  • September 17, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Announces Continuation of A2LA Accreditation and Expanded Scope
  • A2LA has successfully audited Laboratory Testing Inc. of Hatfield, PA for continuation of the Lab's A2LA accreditation in mechanical, chemical and calibration services, and has approved additional capabilities. Additions to the scopes of the accreditations include axial fatigue testing, fatigue crack growth, creep rupture, double shear testing and bore micrometer calibration.
  • September 01, 2015
  • X-ray Inspection Coordinator Earns AWS Certified Welding Inspector
  • A nondestructive testing employee at Laboratory Testing Inc. has earned the AWS Certified Welding Inspector certificate. Responsibilities as a CWI will include inspecting the quality of the metal joining work submitted by customers for Welder Qualification and Welding Procedure Qualification.
  • June 16, 2015
  • Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick Visits Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick visited Laboratory Testing Inc. today to see firsthand how the company supports the production of aircraft carriers with materials testing services. He took the opportunity to tour the facilities and meet with the company owners and employees.
  • April 24, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Scheduled to Exhibit at NACE Corrosion 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. will be exhibiting its corrosion testing and analysis, materials testing and calibration capabilities at NACE Corrosion in booth #13044. NACE Corrosion will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, TX from March 16-19, 2015.
  • January 31, 2015
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Successfully Completes NUPIC Audit
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. has successfully completed an audit conducted by NUPIC members to verify effective implementation of the Lab's QA program. As a result, LTI was reapproved for the NUPIC Approved Suppliers List to provide material testing, nondestructive testing and calibration services for another thirty months.
  • December 06, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Receives Gulfstream Aerospace Approval
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. has received an Approval of Supplier Certificate from Gulfstream Aerospace for materials testing services. LTI can now perform an extensive list of chemical analysis, metallurgical testing, mechanical testing and nondestructive testing services for Gulfstream and its suppliers. The approval was issued on November 20, 2014 and will be valid for the next three years.
  • November 27, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Welcomes New Outside Sales Representative
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. introduces Eric Baum as new Outside Sales Representative. Eric will be responsible for creating new materials testing and calibration business opportunities and growing LTI's customer base, while strengthening relationships with current customers.
  • November 06, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Participated in "Feed My Starving Children" Event
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. employees attended the Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) MoblePack event at Delaware Valley College in Doylestown, PA. The work of all volunteers produced 272,160 packaged meals for needy West African children. Laboratory Testing Inc. also donated 1,200 lbs. of food to the Bucks County Housing Group.
  • November 01, 2014
  • New Inside Sales Employee Joins Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. announces Chris Mecleary as a new Inside Sales Rep. Mecleary will provide materials testing, nondestructive testing and calibration customers with service and support related to product information, pricing and orders.
  • October 30, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Hires Experienced Inside Sales Employee
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. welcomes Glen Hicks as a new Inside Sales employee. In his role, Glen will supply nondestructive testing, materials testing and calibration customers with fast, friendly service while handling inquiries, providing quotations and expediting orders.
  • October 21, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Chosen to Host NCSL International Meeting
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. is hosting the 2014 NCSLI Philadelphia Section on October 23rd. The meeting will feature three presentations on metrology and calibration topics by Greg Strouse, Scott Mimbs and Joshua Biggar, and conclude with a tour of LTI's facilities.
  • October 11, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing NDT Technical Coordinator to Present at 2014 ASNT Annual Conference
  • LTI employee Phil Trach will present "Introducing Young People to NDT" at the 2014 ASNT Annual Conference. The presentation instructs professionals on a proven process for passing on nondestructive testing knowledge and for generating interest in the field with the next generation of potential NDT practitioners. The conference will be held in Charleston, SC on October 27-30, 2014.
  • October 07, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Offers Contamination Control Certification Services
  • LTI now offers Contamination Control Certification Services, performing required testing including velocity profile, HEPA leak test, airflow patterns, particle count, decontamination and much more. Certification services are offered for hoods, filtered units and biosafety cabinets to verify containment and maintain cleanliness.
  • September 23, 2014
  • Material Testing and Metrology Lab Celebrates 30th Anniversary
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. of Hatfield, PA, marks its 30th anniversary this year. Since 1984, many expansions and changes at LTI grew the company to a 91,500 sq. ft. facility with 145 employees performing a wide-range of services including nondestructive testing, chemical analysis, mechanical testing, metallography, failure analysis, specimen machining, dimensional inspection and calibration.
  • August 02, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Obtains Updated GE Transportation Aviation Approval
  • Laboratory Testing Inc's S-400 approval from GE Transportation Aviation has been updated to also include High Cycle Fatigue Testing and E50TF133 Grain Size Evaluation. The full list of GE approvals currently held by Lab Testing covers a wide-range of services performed in the Chemistry, Metallography, Mechanical Testing and Nondestructive Testing Labs.
  • June 12, 2014
  • Metallurgical Engineer Joins Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. welcomes Greg Fackler as Metallurgical Engineer. His primary responsibilities include conducting microstructure examinations, macrostructure examinations, microhardness testing and failure analysis.
  • May 31, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. to Exhibit at MD&M East 2014
  • LTI will feature materials testing, nondestructive testing, calibration services and more during the MD&M East Show in New York on June 10-12. LTI will be exhibiting in Booth #1767, where they will feature information about their company and services.
  • May 20, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Exhibiting At NACE Expo 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. will be exhibiting in Booth #1528 at the NACE Corrosion Expo. The testing laboratory performs corrosion testing services and a range of additional capabilities and solutions for material testing, evaluation and failure analysis.
  • February 26, 2014
  • New Inside Sales Employee At Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • Joseph Farrell has joined Laboratory Testing Inc. as an Inside Sales employee in the Customer Service/Sales Department. Joe will be providing customers with all aspects of support. The Customer Service/Sales Department assists customers with information and orders for all of the services offered by the laboratory.
  • February 12, 2014
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Featuring Materials Testing and Calibration Services at Fabtech
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) will be exhibiting in Booth #S3515 at the Fabtech International and AWS Welding Show in Chicago, Illinois from November 18 - 21, 2013. Laboratory Testing Inc. is a leading materials testing, nondestructive testing, dimensional metrology and calibration services laboratory serving manufacturers and other businesses working with metal forming, fabricating and finishing.
  • November 20, 2013
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Named to Greater Lehigh Valley Fastest Growing Companies
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) was chosen as one of the 2013 Fastest Growing Companies in the Greater Lehigh Valley. The selection process was based on earned revenue and growth from 2009 through 2012. Laboratory Testing, a materials testing and calibration laboratory, also received this award in 2012, which was the program's first year. Awards will be presented on Oct 9th, 2013 in Allentown, PA.
  • October 02, 2013
  • 2013 ASNT Conference Presenter is Laboratory Testing Inc. NDT Employee
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. nondestructive testing employee, Phil Trach, is a scheduled presenter for the 2013 ASNT Annual Conference planned for November. Phil has been employed with Laboratory Testing since 2005 as NDT Technical Coordinator and is a mechanical engineer.
  • August 16, 2013
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Now Offers Fatigue Crack Growth Testing
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) now includes fatigue crack growth testing (da/dN testing) in its line of mechanical testing services. The test presents resistance of materials to stable crack extension under cyclic loading. Fatigue crack growth testing is performed to the ASTM E647 standard.
  • July 13, 2013
  • Laboratory Testing Inc Receives ASM International Awards
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. and employee Brian Gorney received awards from the ASM International "Philadelphia Liberty Bell Chapter" during the organization's Honors & Past Chairpersons Night. LTI received the Outstanding Company Support Award, while Brian Gorney was honored with the President's Award.
  • June 20, 2013
  • New Customer Service Supervisor at Laboratory Testing Inc
  • A third-generation family member has been hired by Laboratory Testing Inc. as Customer Service Supervisor, after previously working as a CNC Machinist. In his new position, Brad McVaugh will be responsible for preparing quotes, providing information on material testing, calibration and machining services, and coordinating orders.
  • June 18, 2013
  • Chemistry / Metallography Lab Promotion At Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. announced the promotion of Marion Crooks to Assistant Manager of Chemistry and Metallography. Previously, she held the Chemistry Supervisor position and joined LTI in 2001 as a Chemistry Technician. Marion graduated from Delaware Valley College with a B.A in Chemistry.
  • June 13, 2013
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. Offers New Radiography Capabilities
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) now performs computed radiography (digital radiography) in addition to conventional film radiography. Both X-ray inspection processes are performed on solid materials and products. The digital method provides easy sharing and archiving of test results.
  • June 08, 2013
  • A2LA Accreditation Renewed for Calibration and Material Testing at Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • Laboratory Testing Inc. has renewed and expanded its A2LA accreditations for calibration services, mechanical testing (including metallographic evaluation and dimensional inspection) and chemical testing. The new accreditation certificates are valid to March 31, 2015. The most recent A2LA renewal includes the addition of SEM/EDS Analysis and a number of calibration services.
  • June 04, 2013