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GripTester & Findlay Irvine at Airport Show Dubai 2015

Thu, Feb, 26th, 2015

Findlay Irvine have been producing GripTester for nearly 20 years to help Airport Professionals monitor friction, quickly and easily.  Findlay Irvine will be represented at the upcoming Airport Show Dubai 2015 showcasing their unique range of friction testing equipment in Exhibition Hall 8, British Aviation Group Pavilion, STAND 8106.  On display will be the world’s number one friction tester, GripTester Mk2 along with Findlay Irvine’s unique range of Airport and Helideck safety monitoring equipment. 

 GripTester Mk2 is currently being used in over 300 airports around the world in major airports from Australia to Alaska to the United Kingdom to China in all climates and conditions.  GripTester Mk2 meets and exceeds all worlds’ friction tester standards including ICAO, FAA and UK CAA.  As the world’s number one Continuous Friction Measuring Device it’s robust, reliable, repeatable and easy to use system makes it an essential tool for Airport Operations and Maintenance teams. 

As well as showcasing GripTester Mk2, Findlay Irvine will also be displaying the recently launched, and overwhelmingly successful, Helideck micro GripTester for measuring friction on Helicopter landing areas.  This unique friction measuring device guides operators simply through the process indicating friction levels in an easy to read reporting format.  Fully compliant with UK CAA CAP 437 and all Helideck friction testing legislation, it can be used to survey landing areas of any materials giving airport operator’s detailed surface information for maintenance and monitoring purposes, including friction values of markings.