Ascott at SGS new HQ

SGS recently announced the establishment of their West China Headquarters in Chongqing.  As part of a huge programme of planned growth, the regional HQ will be opening several new laboratories over the next few years.Founded in 1878, SGS is a globally recognised leader in testing, inspection, and certification services.Ascott are proud to supply SGS around […]

Celebrating in Style!

We recently attended the MX Awards evening, celebrating the very best of British Manufacturing.  As finalists in the Product Innovation category, we enjoyed a fantastic night of dinner and entertainment, (with maybe a little wine also!) It is a great feeling when the efforts of the whole team are recognised in this way and even […]

Further Exhibition Dates Confirmed

As businesses around the world are beginning to have face to face meetings again, many exhibitions that were postponed or cancelled are able to open their doors again. We will be exhibiting at productronica Munich in November and then a further three shows in December, EMAF Porto, Paint & Coatings Tokyo and Automotive Testing Expo […]

Exhibiting at Automotive Testing Expo 2021

Ascott are very happy to confirm that we will be exhibiting at the Automotive Testing Expo in Shanghai this year. (Show dates are 13th, 14th and 15th of December)  We look forward to meeting all customers, (old and new!), and presenting our outstanding range of Corrosion Testing Chambers at Stand 1010

Ascott are proud to announce…

We are delighted to announce some very exciting news! Ascott have always been driven by innovation, and this has been recognized by our confirmation as finalists in The Manufacturer MX Awards for the Product Innovation & Design (SME) category. These prestigious awards, in partnership with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), have a combined heritage […]

Ascott at Aerofin

Exciting times over at Aerofin Laboratories, who have shared some great pictures with us from a recent shoot, fabulous to see our chamber featured.  Established in 2006, with their Headquarters in Burnham on Sea, Aerofin offer extensive services including laboratory testing and technical regulatory assistance. We’re very proud to supply them with Ascott testing chambers […]

Differences between Ford CEPT.00.00.L-467 & Ford TM 00.00.L-467

Introduction In January 2019 Ford released a new Global Laboratory Accelerated Cyclic Corrosion Test Standard, the TM 00.00-L-467. It is quite often assumed this new standard replaced the existing Ford CETP 00.00-L-467 which was first released in October 2008, but this isn’t the case, they are similar but different standards, and here we will discuss […]

Ascott Kesternich Chamber

KH300 – Fully Automatic, SO2 Gas Dosing Test Chamber  The Kesternich test is a cyclic corrosion test involving condensation humidity and the introduction of sulphur dioxide gas (SO2). A specific volume of SO2 gas, usually 0.2L, 1L or 2L is introduced into the test chamber, the chamber temperature is increased to a predetermined level and […]

ISO 9227 Test Panels

ISO 9227 Test Panels CR4 Grade Steel Corrosion test coupons in accordance with ISO 9227 & VDA 233-102. Ascott CR4 Steel Test panels are used to check the reproducibility and repeatability of the test results for Salt Spray or Cyclic Corrosion Test Chambers, before being used to run ISO 9227 or VDA 233-102. It is […]

Ascott in the Press

Ascott secures first patent Machinery Market Cotswold Life The Business Desk Love Business East MidlandsSteve Smith wins national Student of the Year Award Tamworth InformedMidlands manufacturer raises thousands on Walk the Night charity event Tamworth InformedAscott opens vast new manufacturing facility Midlands Business News Tamworth InformedAscott contributes to 2018 Parliamentary Review Tamworth Informed The Parliamentary […]