Shimadzu Material Testing - Never Compromise

Shimadzu is a world-leading manufacturer of analytical and testing instruments. Shimadzu develops and manufactures innovative products for laboratories in industry, science and governmental institutions. Our product lines include, among others: analytical systems for chromatography (HPLC, LCMS, GC, GCMS), spectroscopy (UVNIS,

FTIR, AAS), environmental analysis (TOC), material testing machines (TM) and balances.

With our customer-oriented strategy and our high-quality service, we aim for European market leadership. Our technology developed for customer needs, serves the well-being of people and is in accordance with ethical values, environment and nature. The goal of our activities is to reach absolute customer satisfaction through the quality of our products and services. This includes the most modern technologies with excellent price/quality ratios, the best advice and support as well as numerous services such as local preventative maintenance and customer training. Numerous world-premieres, awards and even a Nobel prize demonstrate our ambition to exceed the present limits of technology and to introduce even better instruments to our customers. 

Shimadzu has grown independently as a company since 1875 and its technical know-how is based on a rich history of developments and a worldwide network, which is a strong advantage for each of our customers. Shimadzu introduced it's first material testing machine in 1917, Shimadzu testing machines benefit from a lot of experience from a long history. 

Our offices in 70 countries with a total of 5000 employees guarantee that we are always within close reach of our customers. For instance in Germany alone, Shimadzu serves its customers through 6 technical offices and service support centres. Also the Benelux has a local support and service centre in order to help customers in their own language.

Shimadzu, the market leader in Japan, recently has introduced its dynamic and static testing machines to the European market. A wide range of applications are covered by a wide range of testing machines from a few MilliNewton up to several MegaNewtons. The completely new designed electromechanical driven AG-X and AGS-X series reach a unsurpassed quality and performance level exceeding the expectations of our customers working, in quality control and Research and development. In the same way, Shimadzu dynamic universal testing machines are offering a high performance and durability concept. They are designed for many years of continuous trouble free testing, from the beginning.

Obviously delivering top of the bill equipment is crucial for the success of our customers. However the basis of our success is not only based in our high-sophisticated instruments, but also largely in our enthusiastic and motivated colleagues who, in close cooperation with our customers, design and realize individual solutions.

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