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BYK-Gardner appoints Bjørn Thorsen A/S as its distributor for instruments in Denmark and Iceland

Bjørn Thorsen A/S has strengthened its collaboration with BYK-Chemie, by signing a distributor agreement with its subsidiary BYK-Gardner, thereby making us the official distributor of its line of instruments for color, appearance and physical test equipment, for Denmark and Iceland.

This addition to our already broad distribution portfolio enables us to offer the superior instruments from BYK-Gardner, a company that follows the Total Quality Management (TMQ) principle.  The instruments are manufactured and validated according to international standards, guidelines & procedures: DIN EN ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 14001.  Testing and measuring instruments from BYK-Gardner can effectively evaluate the quality of color, gloss and appearance, as well as physical properties of paint, plastic and paper products, making them an important part of quality control.

BYK-Gardner has a strong focus on innovation and practical application.  They are constantly working on developing new projects to objectively measure properties of various materials.  Some of the latest additions to their range include:

• New gloss meters: intelligent gloss measurement with smart communication and brilliant new color display
• New spectro2guide: color spectrophotometer with smallest fluorimeter integrated to predict color stability
• New byko-spectra pro: light boot with CLASS A daylight D65
• New film thickness gages: dry coating thickness gauge that can measure film thickness on both ferrous and non-ferrous substrates

Please visit www.bjorn-thorsen.com/instruments for an overview over the selected BYK-Gardner instruments that we offer. 

 

About BYK-Gardner

BYK-Gardner, leading actor in the instruments industry since 1924, is part of the Altana Group and a direct subsidiary of BYK-Chemie.  They are a global supplier to the automotive, paint, plastic industries and their respective OEMs for quality control of color, appearance and physical properties.  www.byk.com/en/instruments

 

About Bjørn Thorsen A/S (BT)

BT commercializes special raw materials from leading manufacturers (such as BYK, ExxonMobil, Lubrizol, Cabot, Sun Chemicals, Venator, DRT and others), to customers in industries such as Automotive, Coating, Plastic, Construction, Industrial, Medical, Compounding, Films etc.  In recent years, BT has increasingly acted as true solution provider, by leveraging its considerable technical and processing know-how, as well as flexible and efficient logistics services from warehouses in several European and other global locations.  This broader capability is strongly reinforced by the development expertise of its manufacturing affiliates, Customized Compound Solutions A/S (CCS) and Nordic Grafting Company A/S (NGC) that complement BT’s offering with their proprietary range of tailored alloys, compounds and specialty formulations in response to individual needs. www.bjorn-thorsen.com

Posted on 31 January 2019