Unique Partnership between Atlas Material Testing Technology and Weiss Gallenkamp

Linsengericht-Altenhaßlau, Februar 2009, Atlas Material Testing Technology and Weiss Gallenkamp are pleased to announce the formation of a unique partnership. Atlas has selected Weiss Gallenkamp as an exclusive sales agent for selected Atlas products in the UK and Ireland.

For more than 90 years, Atlas has developed, manufactured and serviced accelerated weathering testing instruments worldwide. Atlas offers a wide range of instruments and systems that simulate the external environmental parameters of sunlight, temperature and moisture. The instruments incorporate light sources including xenon, metal halide, carbon arc and fluorescent lamps. These weathering instruments are used in many industries such as textiles, automotive, paints and coatings, plastics and polymers, paper, chemicals and pharmaceuticals.

Weiss Gallenkamp is a leader in environmental simulation, with over 40 years experience of supplying environmental test chambers and rooms to many of the world’s most prestigious companies across a range of industries. There is a high degree of synergy between the two companies as both are involved in environmental test and simulation, and as such the relationship will prove extremely beneficial to customers.

Jürgen Parr, Atlas Export Sales Manager commented “We are extremely excited by this opportunity. It will give us the extra presence we have been looking for in the UK, and working with a renowned company like Weiss Gallenkamp will strengthen our leadership position.”

Mike Reilly, Weiss Gallenkamp Managing Director said “We are delighted to have this partnership with Atlas. The quality of the Atlas products is excellent, complementing our existing range and we look forward to a successful partnership”.

For further information please contact James Walton of Weiss Gallenkamp at 0044(0)1509-631590, james.walton(at)weiss-gallenkamp.com or Jürgen Parr of Atlas at 0044(0)1869-365440, jparr(at)atlasmtt.de.