World first: Cross-fault bi-axial earthquake simulation
Researchers from China's Southeast University conduct the world's first simultaneous vertical & horizontal earthquake simulation on the dual-table seismic simulator at CCRDI.
Multiple heavy-duty bus 6-post durability test systems for China
Following on from the successful installation of a heavy-duty 6-post ride-simulation system for truck durability testing at Sichuan Hyundai Motor Company (CHMC) in China during 2014, Servotest has received three more orders for systems of this type within the last 8 months.
Servotest celebrates 60th anniversary
...founded in 1958 Servotest celebrates its 60th anniverary in business this year!
High-performance tilting DTM for NJSC, China
Servotest, in conjunction with BBK, has recently completed the installation and commissioning of a new design high-performance tilting Damper Test Machine (DTM) at the Sichuan Ningjiang Shanchuan Machinery Co. Ltd. near Chendgu, Sichuan Province, China.
Servotest UK HQ expansion
Servotest announces a significant expansion to our UK head office and operations facility.
Great day at EIS Testing Exhibition 2015
Servotest is pleased to have participated in the 2015 EIS Instrumentation, Analysis & Testing Exhibition at Silverstone Race Track last month. With over 50 exhibitors, the event provided a unique platform for engineers involved in testing and analysis to meet and exchange ideas.
Technical agreement signed with SEU University, China
On the morning of 4th March, Servotest and BBK signed a technical agreement with Southeast University (SEU), China for supply of a new large high-performance seismic simulation testing table at SEU’s Civil Engineering Institute.
New agent for Korea market
Servotest is pleased to announce the appointment of ISG Co., Ltd. as our sales and support agent in Korea.
New agent setup for India market
Servotest announces new agency arrangements for the India market
International Seismic Simulation Seminar 2014
Servotest is proud to have co-hosted the first International Seismic Simulation Seminar, designed to promote the exchange of research and techniques between academic institutions and commercial organisations.
Servotest converts Team CUBE™ in record time!
Working on behalf of a leading automotive contract testing laboratory Servotest has successfully completed the conversion and rebuild of a Team CUBE within a 5-week planned down-time period.
New TMTS system delivered to ArcelorMittal
The first of our new generation of TMTS (Thermo-Mechanical Treatment Simulation) systems has been completed and is being delivered to ArcelorMittal.
Windows® 7 driver now available for legacy DCS2000 digital servocontrollers
Servotest is pleased to offer a control system driver for its legacy DCS2000 that is compatible with Windows® XP and Windows® 7. This upgrade allows existing DCS systems to be operated from the most currently supported Microsoft Windows® operating system as well as providing access to device drivers for current preipherals such as printers & scanners.
Central South University - China
Central South University choose SERVOTEST to supply the worlds first 4 x 6 DOF Earthquake Simulation System.
Virgin Racing announcement
Marussia Virgin Racing joins the Servotest 7 Poster owners list
Marussia Virgin Racing has just awarded Servotest a prestigious order for a damper test machine, fatigue test machines and a 7 Poster Ride Simulator System. The order shows our continual expansion across the Automotive and Structural testing markets.
Fuzhou University - China
The three bi-axial shaking table array system for earthquake simulation at Fuzhou University, Civil Engineering Department.
The three table system will provide a powerful research tool
to establish the seismic performance of complex structures
Service has always been one of Servotest’s strengths – the re-organisation a few years ago split the Service Organisation into a separate business unit. Due to more and more enquiries for Servotest Service engineer visits the Service business has been brought back into the main company activity following the purchase of that business from ‘Solutions’.
2009 saw a big year for Servotest structural business sector – with sales and shipment of four major seismic test systems to the Far East, and a late order in 2009 for another 4m x 4m 3 DOF system.
Our customers – all Research and development Civil Universities placed orders for 2 DOF 4mx4m table systems along with a dual table, each 6DOF, 4m x 4m system and an impressive triple table system, with each table capable of 3 Degrees of freedom motion.
High-Force, High-Velocity Damper Testing
Servotest has secured in a prestigious contract to produce a high velocity / high force damper test system for one of the biggest vehicle damper manufacturers. The machine with a force of 145kN and dynamic displacement of 400mm offers a maximum test speed of 6 metres / Sec with a damper load of a massive 20kN/m/sec. Just to add to the impressive