• Case Studies

    Custom Solutions

    Potentiometric microplate reading system

    Universal Sensors have designed a ground breaking potentiometric biosensor reader for microplates and needed a partner to re-layout the electronics, take through EMC for laboratory CE standards and manufacture a product that could be ramped up in volume.

    Custom Solutions

    Inkjet printing

    Control of temperature in industrial inkjet print heads for research and production systems.

    Custom Solutions

    Environmental

    Homogenisation of soil and clay samples in preparation for environmental analysis of poly aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs). The system had to loosen complex clay samples and allow pre-analytical extraction of PAH’s.

    Custom Solutions

    Petrochemical and oil testing

    A range of 20 instruments for testing lubricating oils and petrochemicals including Reid vapour pressure, pour point, cold filter plugging point, oxidisation, corrosion and foaming baths, together with a Norma Hoffman bath and evaporation cell.

    Custom Solutions

    Automotive industry

    To develop a test bed to study the hysteresis in engine thermostats and to produce a batch production quality control system to check that the thermostats manufactured always open and close at the required temperature.

    Custom Solutions

    Marine study

    Filtration in salt water at sub-ambient temperatures.

    Custom Solutions

    Aircraft head-up display manufacture

    THALES Optics, specialises in the design, development and manufacture of electro-optical systems, sub-systems, modules and components to meet the needs of defence, aerospace, civil, industrial and space markets around the world.

    Custom Solutions

    Ultra high precision lithography temperature control

    Leica in Cambridge market electron beam systems for wafer fabrication and approached Grant to replace a temperature control system used in the focusing coils of a state of the art hi resolution system.