New CCD based laboratory Arc/Spark Spectrometer SPECTROLAB Jr.CCD

Wednesday, June 9, 1999

Kleve, June 9, 1999. Spectro Analytical Instruments announces the commercial release of its new CCD based laboratory Arc/Spark Spectrometer - SPECTROLAB Jr.CCD at this year's GIFA convention in Dusseldorf, Germany.

The SPECTROLAB Jr.CCD is designed to provide customers with quantitative quality analysis in high through-put environments to reduce waste and improve production efficiency. Utilizing Spectro's optical system the SPECTROLAB Jr.CCD provides multi-matrix analysis in as little as 15 seconds for all common base metal and steel applications from cast iron and nodular cast iron, brass and bronze, through to aluminium alloys.

Tom Blades, Spectro's President added [that] "We are particularly pleased with the product launch of this accelerated development program which was possible through the combination of concurrent engineering at Polycon, Spectruma and Spectro. As such it verifies not only the on-going synergy of our recent strategic acquisitions but also underscores Spectro's reputation as the market's innovator."

Further information is available at www.Spectro.com, from Volker Dreisbach Germany (2821) 892 2113, or from Bruce Moulton USA (978) 342 3400. Alternatively come visit the Spectro stand at the show (11 D13-E20).

Spectro Analytical Instruments designs, manufactures and markets, state of the art Spectrometers and process control solutions for a wide range of customers and applications. Since its founding 20 years ago, Spectro has developed internationally into the industry innovator in XRF and Optical Emission Spectrometry with more than 14,000 instruments sold world-wide.

Please contact Tom Milner for additional information, Tel: +49.2821.892-0, 
Fax: +49.2821.892-2200, E-Mail: spectro.info@ametek.com