Instron® is a global organisation that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing systems. Instron is a clear global leader in materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding. You will find that our established strength, commitment to our core values of transparency, inclusion, respect, courage, ownership and curiosity provides an engaging work environment and offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career growth.
We at Instron pioneer instrumentation that tests the structural integrity of thousands of different materials. From our company information, you will see that today we're the clear global leader in materials testing applications and continually expanding, with a position so well developed that our name is synonymous for the industry as a whole. Our success as an organisation has been founded on the capability and dedication of our employees around the world.
Instron is a division of ITW (NYSE: ITW), a Fortune 200 company that employs nearly 49,000 people, and is headquartered in Glenview, Illinois, USA with operations in 57 countries.
Founded in 1946, Instron® is a recognised worldwide market leader in the materials testing industry. Our goal is to provide our customers the best ownership experience by delivering the highest quality products, expert support and world-class service.
Instron manufactures testing machines used to test the mechanical properties and performance of various materials, components and structures in a wide array of environments. We offer accessories and software for these systems so that they can be used to solve testing challenges for different materials or standards.
Instron’s largest product lines include our universal and dynamic/fatigue testing instruments. Other product lines include impact, rheology, thermo-mechanical, and torsion testing systems. We also manufacture systems and rigs to test complete structures and components, mainly for the automotive industry.