OpTest Equipment Inc., located in Hawkesbury, Ontario, Canada, manufactures and markets state-of-the-art equipment used for measuring the quality of pulp, paper, board and tissue. Its products includ e both laboratory and on-line analyzers for quantifying the quality of pulp and paper. Its customers range from pulp, paper and tissue mills to the R&D Centres in the pulp, paper, tissue and allied industries in over 34 countries.
Just recently, OpTest announced that the fourth generation of the Fiber Quality Analyzer will be launched in January 2013. More than a decade ago, the first FQA was developed jointly by FP Innovations, the University of British Columbia and OpTest. More than 160 units have been sold worldwide since then. The new FQA-360 retains all the advantages of the previous model. These advantages include a non-plugging flow cell, measurement of fibers as well as shives and vessel elements, use of circular polarized light for the most precise fiber measurements. The Fiber Quality Analyzer meet s all international standards and has a proven history of reliability and very low maintenance costs. The FQA-360 has many new features. It is more affordable, significantly faster, with greater automation, has an optional 6 beaker carousel, an increased fiber length range to 15 mm, and more.
For more information, visit optest.com or give them a call at 613-632-5169.
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