CETAC Technologies

December 1, 2012
Spectroscopy

Volume 27, Issue 12

CETAC Technologies

Company Description

CETAC Technologies is a world leader in sample handling and sample introduction equipment for elemental analysis. CETAC's spectroscopy and automation groups develop, manufacture, and market a family of products and services for customers around the world, for use in every industry where rapid and accurate determination of trace element concentrations is required. CETAC Automation has developed over 50 OEM partnerships bringing customer-driven products into the marketplace.

Chief Spectroscopic Techniques Supported

  • ICP mass spectrometry (ICP-MS)

  • Inductively coupled plasma (ICP-OES and ICP-AES)

  • Mercury analysis

  • Atomic absorption

  • Atomic fluorescence

  • Laser ablation

  • LC–MS

  • HPLC

Markets Served

Major industrial segments benefiting from CETAC's product-based solutions include semiconductor manufacturing, environmental analysis, and petrochemical manufacturing. Customers include instrument manufacturers, government, academia, and private laboratories.

Major Products/Services

Automation: Autosamplers and micro-autosamplers; sample preparation and dilution; ASXpress Plus rapid sample introduction system; anti-contamination enclosures

Laser Ablation: In partnership with Photon Machines Inc., CETAC provides Nd:YAG laser ablation systems (213 nm and 266 nm); Excimer laser ablation systems (193 nm); DigiLaz laser ablation software; general purpose and specialized sample cells

Nebulizers and Sample Preparation: Ultrasonic nebulizers; membrane desolvators; hydride generation; sub-boiling distillation system

Mercury Analysis: Stand-alone CVAAS and CVAFS systems; Autodilution; QuickTrace mercury analysis software

Oem Automation Services: Custom autosampler design; pick-and-place; sample preparation and dilution; temperature-controlled racks; Fraction collection

Peripheral Devices and Supplies

Facility

CETAC's world headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska has trace and ultra-trace laboratories, equipped with OEM spectrometers used for testing and method development. On-site manufacturing supports rapid prototyping and customization. A European office is located in Manchester, England. Partners and distributors serve customers in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia.

CETAC Technologies

14306 Industrial Rd.

Omaha, NE 68144

TELEPHONE

(800) 369-2822

(402) 733-2829

FAX

(402) 733-5292

E-MAIL

sales@cetac.com

WEB SITE

www.cetac.com

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES

US: 110

OUTSIDE US: 3

YEAR FOUNDED

1987