By Liz White, ERJ staff
Hertford, UK-MERL has won a contract to upgrade test machine control and analysis software for UK rubber processor Silvertown UK.
The Hertford-based materials engineering research group is to develop and install new control software and provide new purpose-designed PC-based control systems to enhance Silvertown’s existing test facilities.
MERL said that its staff’s expertise in testing materials has extended into new software development for machine control and as far as designing and building new test machines.
Since these machines integrate data acquisition…