Methods and Techniques for Fuels and Flammable Chemicals Testing

SciMed Seminar

Wednesday 26th April 2023

SciMed are holding a Seminar on Fuels and Flammables Testing where the speakers will be talking about the methods, techniques and instruments used for many of the common testing requirements for both fuels and flammable chemicals.


Topics will include:


  • Flashpoint testing – methods and instruments
  • Distillation and Vapour Pressure
  • Oxidation and Corrosion
  • Diesel and Biodiesel Specification and Testing
  • Cloud Point, Viscosity, Lubricity, AICT
  • Freezing Point, Density
  • XRF methods for elemental analysis in fuel refining.
  • Combustion methods – new and improved methodologies for N and S testing


Equipment will be on display and there will be a tour of the demonstration labs.


Our speakers will include Vincent Colantuoni, Product Manager for Koehler, Matt Allen, Product Manager from SciMed and John Austin, XRF Applications Specialist from SciMed.


We will also be holding a Poster session featuring articles and information on various fuel testing methods plus some hands-on opportunities with some of the equipment used for fuel testing (get in touch about bringing your samples).


There will be opportunities to have a chat with all of our speakers during the day.

Our guest speakers

Vincent Colantuoni

Vincent Colantuoni – Koehler

Matt Allen - Product Manager from SciMed

John Austin - XRF Applications Engineer webiste

John Austin - XRF Applications Specialist from SciMed

Date & Time

Date: Wednesday 26th April 2023

Time: 10am – 4pm  (UK time)  

Location: SciMed, Unit B4, The Embankment Business Park, Vale Road, Stockport, Cheshire SK4 3GN, United Kingdom

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About Scimed

SciMed is a leading supplier of scientific instrumentation in the UK and Ireland, specializing in supplying analytical instrumentation and process equipment from industry-leading manufacturers. 

The company has been in operation for 40 years and caters to various industries ranging from academic institutions, large-scale industry and contract testing laboratories to start-ups and SMEs. 

SciMed takes pride in helping scientists, engineers and technicians solve their analytical and process challenges, providing effective aftersales care for the lifetime of their customers’ investments.

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