June 28, 2016
Tinius Olsen Testing Machine Company and ASTM were born in the same time and place. The expression that “necessity is the mother of invention” was never more true than when it comes to the births of ASTM and Tinius Olsen Testing Machine Company. Both organizations were born around the same time as a consequence of the development of new material during the height of the industrial revolution.
May 31, 2016
Tinius Olsen offers a wide range of hydraulic compression testing machine technologies with capacities from 0 to 3000 kN (0 to 600k lbf). Tinius Olsen has extended and expanded its product offering to the Civil Engineering community with its new range of sample collection, sample preparation and specimen testing equipment that is designed specifically for concrete; asphalt; cements, lime, plaster and mortar; and sand, aggregate and fillers. Each category has its own unique series of tests and corresponding specialist equipment.