Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Product, Webinar

Register for BTG Labs’ Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Products Finishing

| Emily Walsh

Join BTG Labs August 29 at 2pm EDT for the webinar “How to Establish Quantitative Control of Cleaning Processes” hosted by Products Finishing, presented by Chief Scientist Dr. Giles Dillingham.

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Register for BTG Labs’ Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Products Finishing

August 2017

Join BTG Labs August 29 at 2pm EDT for the webinar “How to Establish Quantitative Control of Cleaning Processes” hosted by Products Finishing, presented by Chief Scientist Dr. Giles Dillingham.

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News & Events, Product, Surface Testing

Presenting the BTG Labs Online Shop

| Christian Meininger

BTG Labs is pleased to announce the online shop is now live.  You can now easily find and order your Surface Analyst™ accessories. Items include replacement Fluid Cartridges, Performance...

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Presenting the BTG Labs Online Shop

August 2017

BTG Labs is pleased to announce the online shop is now live.  You can now easily find and order your Surface Analyst™ accessories. Items include replacement Fluid Cartridges, Performance Verification Check Surfaces, AC Adapters, Battery Chargers, and Battery Packs. Keep your Surface Analyst up to date and running smoothly with these accessories.

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Surface Treatment, Product

Chief Scientist Giles Dillingham Presents at the National Lab in Los Alamos

| Emily Walsh

Nestled in the tall pines of the Jemez Mountains lies the Los Alamos National Laboratory. This center of scientific excellence, brings together some of the top minds in the world to maintain the...

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Chief Scientist Giles Dillingham Presents at the National Lab in Los Alamos

July 2017

Nestled in the tall pines of the Jemez Mountains lies the Los Alamos National Laboratory. This center of scientific excellence, brings together some of the top minds in the world to maintain the country’s nuclear arsenal.

This maintenance requires precise attention to detail and includes upkeep and repairs.

Dr. Dillingham presented to the lab...

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Material Science, News & Events, Surface Treatment, Product

Giles Dillingham Reflects on Traveling and Teaching a Short Course at Universidad Nacional in Colombia

| Giles Dillingham

Dr. Carlos Barrios, a colleague of mine from 3M St. Paul, asked over dinner at the last meeting of the Adhesion Society if I would like to take part in teaching a week-long course in polymers at...

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Giles Dillingham Reflects on Traveling and Teaching a Short Course at Universidad Nacional in Colombia

July 2017

Dr. Carlos Barrios, a colleague of mine from 3M St. Paul, asked over dinner at the last meeting of the Adhesion Society if I would like to take part in teaching a week-long course in polymers at the leading university in Colombia.

The course took place at Universidad Nacional in Bogota, Colombia. About 50                                       ...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product, Webinar

New Webinar Answers Questions to Surface Cleanliness Challenges in FIPG Applications

| Emily Walsh

Thanks to advancements in powertrain manufacturing, sealing processes have improved assembly efficiency. Formed-in-place gaskets (FIPG) are replacing traditional mechanical fasteners as they are...

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New Webinar Answers Questions to Surface Cleanliness Challenges in FIPG Applications

June 2017

Thanks to advancements in powertrain manufacturing, sealing processes have improved assembly efficiency. Formed-in-place gaskets (FIPG) are replacing traditional mechanical fasteners as they are more cost effective, stronger, and easier to apply. However, adhesive bonding rather than mechanically fastening presents different challenges and...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product, Webinar

Experience BTG Labs' New Webinar on Bonding Thermoplastics

| Emily Walsh

Plastics manufacturers are all too familiar with the challenges of bonding thermoplastics. Last week, BTG Labs successfully hosted a webinar with Plastics Technology to discuss improving bonding...

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Experience BTG Labs' New Webinar on Bonding Thermoplastics

June 2017

Plastics manufacturers are all too familiar with the challenges of bonding thermoplastics. Last week, BTG Labs successfully hosted a webinar with Plastics Technology to discuss improving bonding of thermoplastics. The webinar, entitled "Understanding Surface Energy: How to Measure and Control the Surface Properties of Thermoplastics to Maximize...

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Material Science, News & Events, Aerospace, Surface Treatment, Product

SAMPE Recap: Through the Eyes of a BTG Labs Sales Engineer

| Aaron Berding

SAMPE is the “Society of Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering,” and annually they host a conference and exhibit hall where Scientists and Engineers gather to learn about the past...

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SAMPE Recap: Through the Eyes of a BTG Labs Sales Engineer

June 2017

SAMPE is the “Society of Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering,” and annually they host a conference and exhibit hall where Scientists and Engineers gather to learn about the past year’s manufacturing advancements. Giles Dillingham, our Chief Scientist and CEO, has been a member for 15 years, and BTG Labs has presented many different...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product, Medical Device, Webinar, Surface Testing

Upcoming Webinar on Overcoming the Challenge of Bonding to Low Energy Thermoplastics

| Emily Walsh

Every plastics manufacturer knows that bonding low energy thermoplastics can be challenging. In the upcoming webinar hosted by Plastics Technology, BTG Labs’ Chief Scientist Dr. Giles Dillingham...

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Upcoming Webinar on Overcoming the Challenge of Bonding to Low Energy Thermoplastics

May 2017

Every plastics manufacturer knows that bonding low energy thermoplastics can be challenging. In the upcoming webinar hosted by Plastics Technology, BTG Labs’ Chief Scientist Dr. Giles Dillingham will discuss practical ways to improve bonding of thermoplastics more reliably and efficiently.

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News & Events, Automotive, Product, Webinar, Composites

Learn about the New and Exciting World of Lightweighting in the Upcoming Webinar

| Emily Walsh

In the fast-paced automotive industry, manufacturers are constantly working to engineer stronger and more innovative vehicles. Emissions regulations call for more light weight, fuel efficient...

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Learn about the New and Exciting World of Lightweighting in the Upcoming Webinar

May 2017

In the fast-paced automotive industry, manufacturers are constantly working to engineer stronger and more innovative vehicles. Emissions regulations call for more light weight, fuel efficient vehicles. As a result, manufacturers require a way to build an automobile that has it all: strength, efficiency, and light weight.

Manufacturers are...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Product, Medical Device

New Paper Presented at ANTEC 2017

| Emily Walsh

Last week, BTG Labs exhibited and presented at ANTEC 2017. We were pleased to connect and exchange intelligence with leaders in the plastics industry.

Our booth featured the Surface Analyst, which...

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New Paper Presented at ANTEC 2017

May 2017

Last week, BTG Labs exhibited and presented at ANTEC 2017. We were pleased to connect and exchange intelligence with leaders in the plastics industry.

Our booth featured the Surface Analyst, which uses contact angle to measure surface cleanliness of a material. This monitors the surface preparation process and ensures readiness to bond, print,...

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News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Surface Testing

BTG Labs Presenting at AA&S 2017

| Emily Walsh

Top aerospace manufactures recruit state-of-the-art equipment to ensure precision and perfection. One thing the best of the best have in common: the Surface Analyst. BTG Labs first engineered the...

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BTG Labs Presenting at AA&S 2017

May 2017

Top aerospace manufactures recruit state-of-the-art equipment to ensure precision and perfection. One thing the best of the best have in common: the Surface Analyst. BTG Labs first engineered the Surface Analyst through an SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) grant to collaborate with the USAF (United States Air Force). Born out of...

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