Mesa to Present at BevTech

Presentation: Automated Production Line QA Testing – Bottle Closure Torque and Application Angle

Manual and semi-automatic bottle closure torque testing devices, used in beverage operations to validate seal integrity and to ensure consumer open ability, can be replaced by either a fully automated torque and mechanical application angle tester or a vision system based application angle tester. At this year’s BevTech, Gabor Szakacs shares his extensive knowledge on…

Mesa Labs Compliance and Validation Services

Mesa Labs announces Compliance and Validation Services by launching a redesigned website to better highlight the areas where Mesa services can offer the most benefit. Having been a manufacturer of monitoring and validation equipment for decades, Mesa is uniquely suited to offer calibration and validation services as well as being ideally positioned to help its customers maintain compliance.

Have you noticed our new look?

Mesa has taken steps to improve the appearance and labeling of our change parts. As new parts come off the production line, they will be laser engraved with the specific application/rating making immediate recognition much easier and greatly improving the appearance of these pieces. It’s not only for looks though. Many of these parts are…

Torqo Cross Reference Matrix

Mesa has developed a cross reference matrix for its Torqo cap torque testers to offer greater detail about the differences between the various units. As much has changed over the last several years for Torqo, it is very important to be aware of the differences between the units and that significant differences do exist. One…

Faster Cycle Time in Bottling Industry

The bottling industry in general is spending more and more time analyzing bottle cap torque testing data. Increasing quantities of bottles are flowing through bottling lines daily and this is why this information is becoming more relevant. Quality control is driving that effort and demanding more useful and accurate data. In the past the collection…

Mesa Labs Expanding in the Torque Industry

  Recently Mesa acquired the SureTorque line of automated bottle cap torque testing equipment. This acquisition solidified Mesa’s place in the Capping/Cap Torque testing equipment industry. Mesa’s existing Torqo products have wide acceptance in the beverage industry with somewhat limited acceptance in the pharmaceutical industry. Mesa has been looking to grow in the torque industry for…

How to Conduct a Cap Removal Test

In this video, we show you how to run a simple cap removal test using the Torqo Model 1600 computerized bottle cap torque analyzer. To learn more about the advantages of automated testers, please read our article Automated vs. Manual Cap Torque Testing. To learn more about the Torqo 1600, please visit the Torqo product…