TeTechS Advances Thin Barrier Layer Thickness Measurement Capability

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Waterloo, ON, April 16, 2020 – TeTechS Inc. announced today it has successfully advanced its non-contact thin barrier layer thickness measurement capability down to 8 microns (0.0003 inch). TeTechS’ PlastiMeasure models PM1000 and PM3000 support this new thin barrier layer measurement capability. This advancement will allow rigid plastic manufacturers to …

Ready to Leave Manual Processes Behind?

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Plastic containers are undergoing sweeping changes in structure, design, colors, and sizes. There is increasing pressure on production plants to be more efficient with material and labor, bring new products to market faster, and to ensure existing production lines create products that continually satisfy consumer expectations. Despite extensive investment in quality control processes …

Terahertz metrology solutions are revolutionizing plastics manufacturing industry

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Manufacturers are still manually measuring containers and preforms for overall and individual layer thickness. The processes are inefficient, destructive, labor intensive, and susceptible to operation error.  Plastic containers come in all shapes and sizes, but today’s manufacturers are struggling to maintain manufacturing tolerances with complex branding based designs that are …

Plastic Challenges Get a PlastiMeasure™ Solution

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Waterloo, ON, October 4, 2018 –  Terahertz metrology solutions company, TeTechS Inc., has developed a solution to become a revolutionizing player in multi-billion-dollar plastic container industry. PlastiMeasure™, a fully automated non-destructive thickness measurement system for plastic bottles, containers and preforms, has emerged out of the company’s core terahertz measurement technology …

Thickness Measurement Steps Up its Game

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Conducting accurate thickness measurements is essential for ensuring consistent quality of products such as plastic bottles and containers; however, measurement techniques are often invasive, destructive, time-consuming and wasteful. Unlike traditional methods, terahertz (THz) technology offers a nondestructive solution when it comes to thickness measurement. Terahertz photoconductive antennas (THz-PCAs) allow for …

Container inspection units see technological gains – Plastics Machinery Magazine

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Technologies for the inspection and measurement of bottles and containers are making blow molding operations even more efficient. Equipment can provide a range of quality-control checks, including thickness measurement and detection of leaks, contaminants, defects and stress. Many of the systems include rejection or alert systems and can be integrated …

Innovation Through Collaboration

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OCE Funding Awarded to TeTechS and the University of Waterloo   Waterloo, ON, September 22, 2016 – Partnering technology and science, measurement solutions company TeTechS will continue to collaborate with the University of Waterloo thanks to the Ontario Centre for Excellence (OCE). With a two-year commitment of $300,000 from the …

The Proof is in the Patent

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Waterloo-Based Start-Up Receives First U.S Patents Waterloo, ON, February 22, 2016 – The obtaining and issuance of a U.S patent is a lengthy process but is one that ultimately serves to solidify the uniqueness of an invention. In the case of measurement solutions provider TeTechS, this confirmation came in the …

All-in-One Kits Make Terahertz A Fit For Any Lab

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Waterloo, January 19, 2016 – With the click of a button, terahertz technology is now accessible for universities and colleges around the world. Measurement solutions provider, TeTechS, made this a reality with the launch of their innovative measurement kits earlier this month. The two kits are specifically designed for terahertz …