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Petrolab Company Marks 35 Years Of Leadership In Instrumentation Testing Technology

Monday, August 22, 2022

This year marks the 35th anniversary of the introduction by Petrolab Company of the first Grabner Instruments®  vapor pressure tester —the world’s first automatic vapor pressure tester, an extremely versatile instrument that was designed for automatic determination of vapor pressure behavior of gasoline and gasoline oxygenated blends, crude oil, solvents and other chemical compounds. The worldwide standard instruments are utilized by all major refineries, oil and pipeline companies, independent laboratories and car manufacturers.

Over the years, Petrolab Company and Grabner Instruments has become universally recognized as the worldwide experts in vapor pressure testing always offering a state-of-the art product line. And, since 1993, the MINIVAP tester has served as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s reference instrument for highest-precision vapor pressure measurement.

Today, AMETEK Petrolab Company offers the largest and most complete combination of petrochemical and chemical test instrumentation and accessories in the world for vapor pressure, flashpoint, and fuel analysis. The Company is a leader in a broad spectrum of industries to include food quality and safety, flavor and fragrance development, environmental sciences, pharmaceuticals, plastics, biodiesel, paints and coatings with widespread applications in a range of private, government and transportation sectors.