ZwickRoell is the world's leading supplier of materials testing machines. Our materials testing machines are used worldwide in R&D and quality assurance in more than 20 industries. For more than 160 years, ZwickRoell has stood for reliable test results, excellent service, and quality and reliability in materials and components testing.
AllroundLine up to 250 kN
New materials today face enormous challenges. They must be lightweight and exhibit high strength values at the same time. The AllroundLine is a single testing system that can handle any composites testing challenge with 21 different test types, 115 standards, and a temperature range up to 320° C.
ProLine up to 100 kN
Components such as cables, switches, and plugs must be durable. The ProLine is the ideal solution for standard tests on materials and components. And its simple and efficient design makes sure you stay connected.
Servohyraulic testing machines up to 500 kN
Components used in machines and vehicles must withstand thousands, if not millions of cycles before showing signs of fatigue. The HA series is the ideal solution for determining if your components and materials can stand the test of time.
Vibrophore up to 1,000 kN
Reliable fatigue tests with millions of load cycles are essential for determining exactly what your product can withstand over time. From sprockets to parts of gears and chains, the Vibrophore from ZwickRoell is the reliable and economical testing solution—so you can deliver on your promises.
ZwickRoell's melt flow indexers include the manually operated Cflow for goods inwards checks, the Mflow with weight lifting unit and pegging and travel measuring system, and the Aflow with cleaning and compaction unit and innovative load application for test loads to 50 kg.More information
ZwickRoell's HDT/Vicat instruments are designed to enable convenient testing in research and development, goods inwards checks and production monitoring. The heat deflection temperature in particular represents a key demand on temperature resistance in many plastics applications.More information
ZwickRoell's testing software is intuitive and workflow-based, user-friendly and powerful, accurate and cost effective, intelligent and reliable—in short: the perfect solution. Whether you are testing to existing standards, creating your own test programs, or exporting your test data to a database, ZwickRoell has the right solution—anytime, anywhere.More information
Measurement and control electronics are key to the efficiency of the testing system. As well as setting new standards in measured-value acquisition rate and accuracy, ZwickRoell measurement and control electronics open up new possibilities with their rapid testing and positioning speeds.More information
We are experts in all test types and in standard-compliant testing, and we offer the ideal testing machines and systems for the plastics industry.
21.05. - 24.05.2019 CN - Guangzhou
The International Exhibition on Plastics and Rubber Industries
Chinese plastics manufacturer Suzhou Subway Polymer is a leading supplier to the Chinese automotive industry. In a further expansion of the factory's testing laboratory capacity the company has opted for a ZwickRoell ZHR hardness tester.
Here you will find comprehensive information about standard-compliant materials testing with ZwickRoell testing systems for all segments of the metals industry.
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) is the largest mechanical engineering and construction company in India. The company employs 45,000 people in its production facilities and offices. To expand the testing capacities at the Hazira location, the company opted for a Z330 red universal testing machine from ZwickRoell.
Read more about our testing machines and testing systems for materials and components and their test applications in the various branches of the automotive and supplier industries.
21.05. - 23.05.2019 DE - Stuttgart
Automotive Testing Expo Europe shows the latest technologies and services in terms of product quality, reliability, durability and safety.
Metering pumps for exhaust-gas aftertreatment and auxiliary heaters, proportional solenoids for camshaft phasing and proportional valves are just some of the products offered by Thomas Magnete GmbH. To be able to guarantee high performance, precision and reliability in all application areas, these products are now being tested with ZwickRoell's ZHN nanomechanical testing system.
Quality assurance in the medical engineering and pharmaceutical industry places the highest demands on testing technology in terms of hardware, software, and documentation. Read more about the various test types and testing machines and systems for the medical engineering industry.
After the manufacturing processes in pharmaceutical and medical industries reached a high level of automation in recent years, manufacturers are more committed to automating their testing processes as well.
Here you will find comprehensive information about solutions for institutions of higher education and universities for research and training as well the latest on the ZwickRoell Science Award and Academia Day.
From February 18-22, 2019, the 16th AFMT was held with a focus on the medical, automotive, metals, and academia industries as well as government agencies. Over a five-day period, approximately 724 visitors took the opportunity to attend 16 events in 12 locations across India and Bangladesh.
14.06. - 14.06.2019 CN - Shanghai
Academia Day June 14th, 2019 in Shanghai
Additive manufacturing methods such as laser melting afford a great amount of design freedom and therefore offer huge potential for weight minimization. Due to the small quantities typical in aerospace this type of manufacturing method can also be implemented cost-effectively. KRP Mechatec relies on a testing machine from ZwickRoell for testing additive manufactured aluminum and titanium structures at low temperatures down to -269°C .
ZwickRoell's teachXpert is a complete, mobile testing machine for use in classroom or lecture theater.
ZwickRoell has developed testing machines, accessories, and specimen grips specifically for the textile industry. The numerous applications and the demanding requirements placed on these textiles, in particular in research and development, underscore the need for cutting-edge testing solutions.
Read more about standard-compliant testing of paper-based materials and the testing machines and test tools ZwickRoell has developed specifically for this industry.
DS Smith is a leading European manufacturer of customer-specific packaging and displays. With a product portfolio spanning transportation packaging, consumer goods packaging, display and promotion packaging, as well as customized protective and industrial packaging, DS Smith fulfills the requirements of all markets. For materials testing at its location in Margarethen (Austria), the company uses a testing machine from its trusted supplier, ZwickRoell, based in Ulm, Germany.
Everything you need to know about texture analysis, viscosity measurement, and package testing including our product portfolio for the food industry.
The Südpack Packaging Group is one of the leading manufacturers of soft and hard films, flexible plastic composites and bags in Europe. To meet the high quality standards necessary for their products, the company employs two zwickiLine testing machines in their quality control.
Electronics and mechatronics are the most important drivers of innovation in the automobile. Read more about their applications and ZwickRoell testing machines developed specifically for this industry.
Austrian-based Feller GmbH, is an internationally successful, mid-sized, family-owned company in the electrical industry. Feller GmbH's core products are power cord assemblies for electronic devices used in a wide range of industries. 10% of the company's annual sales is invested in research and development. Among its R&D activities, Feller decided to use a portion to purchase a testing machine from ZwickRoell.
To ensure fault-free deployment of vehicle airbags it is essential that the plug connectors used function correctly. For testing these, Delphi Connection Systems uses electrical and optical measurement and testing equipment supplied by ZwickRoell, with fast, reliable test-data processing provided by the testControl II measurement and control technology.
Learn more about applications in the construction industry and ZwickRoell's testing solutions for concrete, cement, and bonding agents, as well as those for testing asphalt, glass and ceramics, and wood.
Reinforcing steel and ribbed reinforcement bars (rebars) are so vital to civil engineering they form a group of important structural materials, which in the case of concrete-reinforcing steel, are subject to regulatory control. ZwickRoell offers testing solutions to perform tensile tests up to 5,000 kN on concrete-reinforcing steel.
At the Institute of Civil Engineering at TU Berlin, scientists are working on the continuous optimization and further development of, among other things, convertible systems in construction engineering, bridge structures or infralight concrete. To this end, a large test portal was implemented at the institute that, thanks to a modernization by ZwickRoell, was designed to be compatible with future generations of technology and thereby also well-equipped for future research activities.
Read more about applications and testing systems for spring testing.
Rail transport is one of the safest modes of transport in the world. Train manufacturers must comply with strict safety requirements when designing locomotives, multiple-unit trains, and freight cars. This especially applies to railcar bodies and undercarriage structures. For function testing of various spring systems, Bombardier Transportation selected a testing machine from ZwickRoell.
The Scherdel Group is based in Marktredwitz, in the Oberfranken region of Germany, and is a leading supplier of springs to the automotive sector. The group's products cover a range including compression springs, valve springs and complete spring assemblies. The increasing importance of dynamic tests for quality control, in addition to static compression and tensile tests, means that the company will be using a ZwickRoell servo-hydraulic machine in future.
Here you will find comprehensive information about standard-compliant test methods and ZwickRoell testing machines and systems for the testing of composites.
As a leading institute in the field of lightweight composite structures, the Institute of Composite Structures and Adaptive Systems at DLR’s location in Braunschweig has been researching more efficient manufacturing methods for CFRP structures as well improved analysis and design methods for several years. The company will rely on a testing machine from ZwickRoell for future fatigue testing of CFRP composites.
The optimum solution for demanding testing applications, whether in quality control or for research projects.
Tremendously high quantities, long life expectancy, and very few to no testing guidelines— this is the current situation in the photovoltaics industry. Testing is essential for companies who want to remain players in this fiercely competitive market and achieve the promised performance data and life expectancy while offering the lowest prices. Read more about applications and ZwickRoell testing systems.
Multi-Contact is the world's leading manufacturer of electrical plug connectors and contact systems. As well as industrial applications, the company's products are used primarily in the automotive sector, in automation, medical engineering, solar energy and testing and measuring technology. This means that Multi-Contact products must satisfy the highest standards for quality and operational reliability. In its product development and quality assurance activities Multi-Contact is supported by ZwickRoell testing systems.
The optimum solution for demanding testing applications, whether in quality control or for research projects.