Research Focused

By working closely with the Texas A&M University PTC SCRATCH Consortium since 2006, we have been able to drive the latest in research-grade tribology testing into practical industry tools. Our equipment is robust and cross-validated against several standards.


Scratch, Mar, Wear, & Indentation

Industry leading progressive-load ISO 19252 and ASTM D7027 standard scratch tests. Runs D5178, Mar, Tape Adhesion, Toyota TSL3619G, Volkswagon PV3952, GM 14688-A-10N other standards.



SMS provides on-demand testing services and onsite equipment maintenance services with SLAs as fast as 24 hours. Our analytical tools are unmatched, leveraging cutting-edge research and AI to automate analysis.

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Some of Our Customers

  • US Army
  • Tyco
  • Toyota
  • ExxonMobil
  • Lockheed
  • Formosa Plastics
  • DuPont
  • Dow
  • Boeing
  • Avery Dennison
  • PolyOne
  • Shell
  • ACH Foods
  • Arkema
  • Ford
  • Honda Research
  • Sinopec
  • Tupperware