New photos coming soon!!

We have had a very busy week at PCS, keeping in trend with our new and improved website we have been updating the photographs for all of our testing equipment and accessories. We hope this will improve your experience on our site and make it easier for our customers to determine the parts they require. The photos […]

STLE 2015- Excellent Turnout

This year PCS were very impressed at how well coordinated STLE was and the wide range of interesting people we had the opportunity to interact with. Getting involved with the educational courses, social events and listening to many interesting talks alongside soaking up the sites of Dallas were just some of the events we took part in during […]

OilDoc 2015 Success

This year’s OilDoc was a great success for PCS. We met many new contacts and caught up with existing ones. Croda did a very engaging in-depth presentation on results they had achieved using the MTM2 and Dr Rich Baker from PCS gave  a captivating presentation on improving fuel economy through Tribology Testing. If you would […]

Biotribology and STLE exhibition Success

In May, PCS gave presentations and exhibited at both the Biotribology Conference in Toronto, Canada and the annual STLE conference in Florida, USA . Papers were presented by Dr Marc Ingram at both conferences which were well received. If you would like a copy of either presentation, then please email: At The Biotribology Conference […]

Abstract STLE Presentation May 2014

Dr Marc Ingram will be presenting the following at the 69th STLE conference in Florida in May. Wear II. Wednesday 4 – 4:30 pm Investigating Scuffing Using a New Test Method M. Ingram, C. Hamer, PCS Instruments, London, United Kingdom, H. Spikes, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom Scuffing can occur in high sliding speed/high load contacts, […]

PCS and Imperial College Open Day, April 2014

On April 2nd 2014, PCS and Imperial College held an inaugural ‘Tribology and Lubricant Testing Workshop‘ in the Mechanical Engineering Building at Imperial College, London. Over 20 experts from industries ranging from the pharmaceutical to aerospace and automotive attended a 1 day open day at Imperial College hosted by The Tribology Department at Imperial College and […]

Abstract for Biotribology Conference May 2014

Dr Marc Ingram gave 2 presentations at the 2nd International BioTribology conference in Toronto in May.   Session: Industrial Challenges in Biotribology.  Wednesday 14th May 11:00 to 12:40 “BioTribology Testing Techniques”     Biotribology I. Tuesday 8:30 – 9 am An Investigation into Skin Cream Tribology M. Ingram, PCS Instruments, London, United Kingdom, C. Myant, Tribology […]

Asiatrib, Agra 2014

PCS Instruments exhibited and presented at ASIATRIB-2014 in Agra (home of the World famous Taj Mahal), India in Febraury 2014.  This was the latest in the series of International Tribology Conferences being organised once in every four years by one of the National Tribology Societies from Asia-Pacific countries. This international tribology event, ASIATRIB-2014, fifth in its […]

Extended Abstract for Asiatrib 2014

Below is the extended Abstract for my presentation that I gave at Asiatrib in February 2014 Towards Improving Fuel Economy through Tribology Testing Dr Richard Baker (PCS Instruments) London, United Kingdom Dr Clive Hamer (PCS Instruments), London, United Kingdom Abstract Global passenger car sales rose by 7.2% to 66.6 million vehicles in 2012, exceeding the previous […]