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Burst Proficiency Service

EPTIS factsheet 143685 | Last revision 2019-02-27 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts143685 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts143685

PT provider
PT provider Smithers Pira Smithers Pira
Based in United Kingdom
Product groups Pulp and paper
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Burst foils Paper hydraulic burst 170kPa -
Paper hydraulic burst 500kPa -
Paper hydraulic burst 930kPa -
Board hydraulic burst 650kPa -
Board hydraulic burst 1100kPa -
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Dependant on tests selected
Regularly operated Yes (12 times per year)
Year of first operation 1980s
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Smithers Pira
Cleeve Road
KT22 7RU Leatherhead
United Kingdom

Phone: 01372 802000
Fax: 01372 802245
Web: http://www.smitherspira.com http://www.smitherspira.com
Mr Geoff Collis
Phone: 44(0)1372 802138
Email: gcollis@smithers.com gcollis@smithers.com
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United Kingdom, Mr Savvas Xystouris. Mr Savvas Xystouris.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21