GlobalSpec has asked its users about the latest design trends and features related to Analytical Laboratory Services. They have also shared their product applications and tips on how to buy and use these products.
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Q:
What new technologies are influencing analytical laboratory services?
13 answers
Answers:
In our setting there is no new technology being introduced due to financial constraints.
~Quality Control/Assurance, Asmara, Eritrea
Microfluidics, nanotechnology (e.g., Nano EHS concerns & related testing).
~Research & Development, Salt Lake City, UT
New instrumentation techniques (ICP/MS), fast GC and HPLC methodologies.
~Technical Support/Services, Columbus, MS
Nanotechnology, special laser applications, infrared new devices
~Laurentiu Speri, Service Engineer, Bucharest, Romania
Multiple service instruments, (combo TGA/DMA, etc...)
~Research & Development, Houston, TX
Automatic data collection through networking.
~Felix A, Technical Support, Mackay, Australia
Analyzers for measuring PE properties.
~Azamat T, Instrument analysers specialist, Guzar district, Uzbekistan
Detectors of analyzers.
~Engineering Consultant, Yanyang city, Korea (South)
Detection techniques
~Chris C, Technical Support, Capetown, South Africa
Nanotechnologies
~Sorina M., Research & Development, Bucharest, Romania
Spectroscopy
~Engineering, Other, Islamabad, Pakistan
Automation
~Sohaib B, Materials Lab, Dallas, TX
LC/MS/MS
~Margaret P, Laboratory Coordinator, Sydney, Australia

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Q:
From your perspective, which companies are creating the most innovative analytical laboratory services?
13 answers
Answers:
Agilent, Hewlett Packard, Hach Products, Orion Laboratory Products and others
~Azamat T, Instrument analysers specialist, Guzar district, Uzbekistan
Chemir Bonner Analytical Testing Laboratory Arkansas Analytical
~Technical Support/Services, Columbus, MS
Perkin-Elmer, Thermo, Fisher Scientific, Memmert, Shimadzu
~Laurentiu Speri, Service Engineer, Bucharest, Romania
Agilent Technology and Shimadzu cooperation
~Chris C, Technical Support, Capetown, South Africa
Screening for the unknown compounds.
~Margaret P, Laboratory Coordinator, Sydney, Australia
The dedicated institutes for R&D
~Sorina M., Research & Development, Bucharest, Romania
Electro-Chemical Devices
~Engineering Consultant, Yanyang city, Korea (South)
Radio Immuno Assays
~General Corporate Mgmt, Hastings, MN
Schering plough
~Felix A, Technical Support, Mackay, Australia
Smithers Rapra
~Research & Development, Houston, TX
Lamotte & Hach
~Engineering, Other, Islamabad, Pakistan
Agilent
~Quality Control/Assurance, Asmara, Eritrea
Siemens
~Sohaib B, Materials Lab, Dallas, TX

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Q:
What would your design or feature "wish list" be for this service's capabilities?
10 answers
Answers:
Online testing capabilities and application of chemometrics in the pharmaceutical manufacturing towards full implementation of PAT process analytical technology.
~Chris C, Technical Support, Capetown, South Africa
Dew point calculation of petrochemical gas products. Cooling and filtering system of stack monitoring sample system.
~Engineering Consultant, Yanyang city, Korea (South)
Nothing more than what they do currently - we are pleased with the service and quality of outsourced analyses.
~Technical Support/Services, Columbus, MS
In my opinion and in my field of analytical lab service, the user friendly features are the most important.
~Laurentiu Speri, Service Engineer, Bucharest, Romania
Equip the lab with the latest innovations, especially with GC/MS, HPLC/MS and thermal equipments.
~Quality Control/Assurance, Asmara, Eritrea
Long life sensors, Easy calibration and maintenance, less service
~Azamat T, Instrument analysers specialist, Guzar district, Uzbekistan
Different types of detection for high temperature GPC
~Research & Development, Houston, TX
Reducing retention time
~Felix A, Technical Support, Mackay, Australia
Customers
~Sohaib B, Materials Lab, Dallas, TX
LC/MS/MS
~Margaret P, Laboratory Coordinator, Sydney, Australia

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