New Product Showcase

The Gulf Coast Conference will sponsor a New Product Showcase to provide a forum for the introduction of new technology and innovation to our attendees. On Tuesday and Wednesday of the meeting there will be special table top displays with new products and technology for your examination. Several vendors will provide these products and personnel to describe them during specific times in the convention center lounge area.

We are asking all Attendees to stop by and take a look at these products and complete an opinion survey about what you see. The GCC will appreciate your participation, and we know that the participating vendors will as well!

Listed below are the participating exhibitors.

AD Systems & DC Scientific AD Systems & DC Scientific D3241 Jet Fuel Thermal Oxidation Tester

Category: A - Best New Analytical Instrument

AD Systems & DC Scientific

Contact: Chris Harper
Phone: 281-865-1228
Email: charper@dcscientific.com

AD Systems is proud to announce the release of our new highly anticipated Jet Fuel Thermal Oxidation Tester for ASTM D3241. Please stop by the DC Scientific booth for a product demonstration.

Product Website: More on the D3241 Jet Fuel Thermal Oxidation Tester


Anton Paar Anton Paar Microwave Digestion System-Multiwave 7000

Category: A - Best New Analytical Instrument

Anton Paar

Contact: Lillianne Hall
Phone: (804) 550-1051
Email: lillianne.hall@anton-paar.com

Multiwave 7000:
The new Multiwave 7000 microwave digestion system combines Anton Paar's well-known Pressurized Digestion Cavity (PDC) with modern microwave technology, representing the best solution for performing acid digestion. The Multiwave 7000 provides complete digestions with a rich feature set including a streamlined workflow, lightweight accessories, easy-to-handle vials with disposable options available, budget-friendly upgrades, ready-to-use methods, and automated cleaning procedures.
Product Link: More on the Multiwave 7000

ViscoQC™ 100:
ViscoQC™ 100 is Anton Paar's brand new entry-level digital rotational viscometer that measures dynamic viscosity as a single-point value. The unbeatable simplicity makes ViscoQC™ the new standard for quick and easy traceable viscosity measurements. Unique features include: automatic spindle detection by Toolmaster™, automatic guard detection by TruGuard, magnetic spindle coupling for easy one-hand exchange of spindles, the special TruMode (Auto Mode), and many more!
Product Link: More on the ViscoQC™ 100

Product Website: More on the Microwave Digestion System-Multiwave 7000


Beckman Coulter Beckman Coulter Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer

Category: A - Best New Analytical Instrument

Beckman Coulter

Contact: Leiko Dahlgren
Phone: 714-961-3663
Email: ladahlgren@beckman.com

Beckman Coulter now offers the next-gen laser diffraction particle analyzer, the LS 13 320 XR. It delivers fast, accurate and reproducible high-resolution measurement and analysis using polarization intensity differential scattering (PIDS) technology, eliminating complex procedure setups and reducing the time required to process liquid or dry samples. It can detect multiple peaks within a heterogeneous sample, and measure the widest possible range of particle sizes, from 10 nm to 3,000 μm.

Product Website: More on the Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer


Choice Analytical Inc. Choice Analytical Inc. Automated Haze and Color Instrument

Category: A - Best New Analytical Instrument

Choice Analytical Inc.

Contact: Ranzy Morgan
Phone: (832) 409-8150
Email: rmorgan@choiceanalytical.com

The Color Choice hz solves one of the biggest issues with the shipping and production of fuels and lubricants. The Color Choice hz using D8148 takes the subjectivity out of the current visual test methods as well as providing Instrument Haze Ratings with correlate to D4176. In addition to the current 1-6 scales, the Color Choice hz provides the user with the proprietary Haze Clarity Index (HCI) which offers much more definition on a given sample resulting in improvements in product quality.

Product Website: More on the Automated Haze and Color Instrument


Compass Instruments, Inc. Compass Instruments, Inc. Falex Four-Ball Tester

Category: A - Best New Analytical Instrument

Compass Instruments, Inc.

The new and improved Falex Four-Ball introduces a new approach to the time-tested tribology concept of four-ball testing. From the original test developed by Shell Oil Company, we've kept the best elements from our 60 years of mechanical upgrades and system automation and reimagined the rest for peak performance in today's advanced labs. This revolutionary concept for the Falex Four-Ball yields an instrument that is smaller, safer, and more versatile with improved automation, calibration, and increased capabilities. It is the first in a new line of Falex Tribology test instruments.

Product Website: More on the Falex Four-Ball Tester


Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science LAB-X5000

Category: A - Best New Analytical Instrument

Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science

Contact: Kim White
Phone: (978) 850-5580
Email: kim.white@hitachi-hightech-as.com

LAB-X5000 is a compact benchtop EDXRF (energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence) analyzer with a streamlined user interface and the shortest measurement start sequence on the market, designed to deliver high sample throughput with quality results achieved by any operator. Designed to play a key role in production quality control, LAB-X5000 can measure a wide range of materials including petrochemicals, general chemicals, and minerals in industrial environments and testing laboratories.

Product Website: More on the LAB-X5000


PAC PAC OptiFuel: FTIR Fuel Analyzer

Category: A - Best New Analytical Instrument

PAC

Contact: Adriana Romero
Phone: (281) 940-1749
Email: adriana.romero@paclp.com

OptiFuel
For more than 20 years, PAC has been at the forefront of infrared fuel analysis with its PetroSpec products. Now we are combining the best of our GS PPA, TD PPA and QuickSpec capabilities and adding the latest FTIR technology into one analyzer. The user-friendly system measures many properties at once using free factory calibration models.

ElemeNtS
PAC's new Total Elemental Combustion Analyzer combines the analyses of Total Sulfur and Total Nitrogen in one single instrument with the highest sensitivity and flexibility. The completely redesigned analyzer combines the latest technologies with known measuring principles for top class performance.

Product Website: More on the OptiFuel: FTIR Fuel Analyzer


TE Instruments TE Instruments Total Organic Carbon & Total Bound Nitrogen Analyzer

Category: A - Best New Analytical Instrument

TE Instruments

Contact: Martin Broere
Phone: +31 6 48770904
Email: martin.broere@teinstruments.com

TE Instruments is proud to introduce its latest innovative elemental combustion solution; the XPERT TOC/TNb analyzer. Decades of experience have been deployed to create this new analyzer which represents the ultimate combination of robustness, accurate sample analysis and user convenience. The XPERT enables its user to analyze Total Organic Carbon (TOC) and Total bound Nitrogen (TNb) simultaneously, within a few minutes from a single injection.

Product Website: More on the Total Organic Carbon & Total Bound Nitrogen Analyzer


CosaXentaur CosaXentaur ASC-270LS Liquid/Solid Auto-Sampler

Category: C - Best Time Saving Product/Method/Program

CosaXentaur

Contact: Patrick Thomas
Phone: 713-947-9591
Email: p.thomas@cosaxentaur.com

GCC 2018 New Product Showcase Model ASC-270LS Liquid/Solid Auto-Sampler from Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation Analytech COSA + Xentaur are proud to announce the new Model ASC-270LS combination Liquid-Solid Auto Sampler from Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation Analytech. A latest addition to Mitsubishi's full line of elemental combustion analyzers, the ASC-270LS continues the tradition of flexible and adaptable design of the NSX-2100H and AQF-2100H series of analyzers.

Product Website: More on the ASC-270LS Liquid/Solid Auto-Sampler


INFICON INFICON Micro GC Fusion

Category: C - Best Time Saving Product/Method/Program

INFICON

Contact: Ching Yue Yeung
Phone: (315) 434-2544
Email: chingyue.yeung@inficon.com

Calorific value and sulfur analysis in biogas/biomethane provides critical information before injecting into natural gas grid to safeguard gas quality and usage safety. Micro GC Fusion from INFICON produces accurate analysis within 1 - 3 minutes, and enables remote instrumentation with automatic fault recovery and Modbus communication interface. The proven analytical performance, rapid analysis and remote operation capabilities streamlines decision-making with timely and accurate information.

Product Website: More on the Micro GC Fusion


MilliporeSigma MilliporeSigma HPLC-certified Millex® hydrophilic PTFE syringe filters

Category: C - Best Time Saving Product/Method/Program

MilliporeSigma

Contact: Amy Laws
Phone: +1 978-729-8234
Email: amy.laws@emdmillipore.com

HPLC-certified hydrophilic PTFE Millex® filters are now available in our 13mm and 33mm overmolded design. These filters are certified for low levels of UV-absorbing extractables. The broad chemical compatibility of hydrophilic PTFE enables filtration of a wide range of aqueous and organic solvents. For hard to filter samples, the 33mm hydrophilic PTFE Millex® filters are also available for our Samplicity® G2 filtration system.

Product Website: More on the HPLC-certified Millex® hydrophilic PTFE syringe filters