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(Mecmesin Limited)
It manufactures a leading range of force and torque gauges, motorised, console-controlled and computer-controlled test stands.

Detailed information about Mecmesin

Mecmesin, founded in 1977 is a leading manufacturer of force and torque testing measurement systems. For over 30 years Mecmesin has been providing cost-effective quality control testing solutions for use in manual handling and packaging applications.

Products include force gauges, torque gauges, door testers, manual handling kits, closure torque testers and console and computer-controlled test systems.

Mecmesin is a global company with offices in the United Kingdom, China, Thailand, the USA plus a worldwide network of distributors.

Mecmesin supplies manual handling kits to ergonomists and health and safety professionals across a wide range of industries including: automotive, aerospace, construction, the National Health Service, manufacturing, medical, retail, transport and regulatory authorities e.g. the HSE- Health and Safety Executive.

Mecmesin Manual Handling Kits are used to maintain safety, minimise costs, reduce injuries, improve production, and conform to relevant legislation and regulations.

Manual handling applications include:
  • Accessibility & DDA (Disability Discrimination Act) auditing
  • Functional & Physical Work Capacity evaluation
  • Rehabilitation assessment
  • Job task evaluation
  • Isometric muscle strength assessment
  • Ergonomic risk analysis

Within the packaging industry Mecmesin equipment is used to test packages, packaging components and packaging materials.

Applications include:
  • top-load testing of bevcans or PET bottles
  • push-out force of blister packs
  • openability evaluation of packages
  • force to pierce foil seals
  • peel testing of seals and labels
  • coefficient of friction testing of folios, films and sheets
  • tearing of paper, perforated board and plastic film
  • torque testing of screw closures, child-resistant closures and tamper-evident closures

Many of these tests can be undertaken using a combination of a force gauge, a test stand and special grips and fixtures. However for more complex test procedures, Mecmesin offers a range of console and computer-controlled test systems.
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Mailing Address Newton House. Spring Copse Business Park
Slinfold  -  West Sussex
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Press releases of Mecmesin

Impact Force Gauges – New Products from Mecmesin

13/12/2007, Slinfold - Mecmesin is pleased to announce a significant enhancement to its extensive range of force measurement instrumentation.

Manual Handling Kit Puts Employee Health & Safety to the Test

13/12/2007, Slinfold - Mecmesin, a leading designer & manufacturer of force gauges within Europe, has developed a manual handling kit, suitable for testing a variety of job tasks in the workplace to maintain a safe environment for employees.

Testing The Limits of Door Safety

13/12/2007, Slinfold - Mecmesin has developed a kit suitable for testing the force associated with using doors, windows and other building hardware components to ensure they maintain regulatory compliance and high standards of safety.

Products of Mecmesin