Industrial Production

From oil and gas, chemicals and plastics to minerals, mining and metals, industrial producers face increasing pressure to improve quality, increase productivity and cost-effectively comply with strict regulatory requirements. Our technologies, including a new generation of rugged field-based instruments, let high-value industrial producers like you improve outdated and outmoded processes and expose quality defects that can erode existing market share or prevent expansion into new markets and profitable application areas.

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Secondary steel production

Improving low carbon steel production in specialty steel processes with the Thermo Scientific Prima PRO Mass Spectrometer

The need for steel with greater durability and corrosion resistance has led to the increased use of vacuum degassing processes. Learn how important fast and continuous gas analysis of the furnace exhaust gas is to secondary steel production.

Webinar series

Chemical Detectives: Solve the Mysteries behind your Polymers

Sign up for one of our webinars to learn how infrared and Raman spectroscopy can help you reveal the mysteries of your polymers—from research and failure analysis to quality control and beyond. 

FTIR webinar

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FT-IR Spectrometer iD Accessories

Polymer Analysis with FT-IR Spectroscopy

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Cold-Formed Steel Shakes Up Building Construction

There are different technologies for manufacturing steel, one of which offers a major advantage in the construction industry: cold-formed steel (CFS). Cold-formed steel can be made by roll forming, stamping, or press braking.

Cold-formed steel



Identifying Failures and Ensuring Quality of Plastic Materials

Through a series of case studies, this article demonstrates the value of infrared spectroscopy for polymer characterization and failure analysis. 


Optimize your aluminum production process at every critical stage

Optimize your aluminum production process at every critical stage, from incoming raw materials to the final coating line.

Chemicals and polymers


     Oil and gas


Visit the expansive new Chemical and Polymers Community for information on everything from electronics to agrichemicals.
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Discover new solutions to optimize your processes in oil and gas applications, which can help increase productivity and ensure plant safety. 
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Our metals production line includes a complete range of technologies and a breadth of capabilities to help you improve plant effieiency and product quality.
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Our highly integrated range of instruments, equipment and consumables address all segments of the mining process, from early stage exploration through processing.
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