ABB Analytical

High-Performance FT-IR and FT-NIR Analysers

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For more than 40 years, ABB's portfolio of high-performance laboratory, at-line and process FT-IR / FT-NIR analysers have addressed a wide variety of applications. Our versatile spectrometers perform real-time analysis of the chemical composition and physical properties of a process sample stream.

As part of our portfolio of products, ABB provides custom calibration modelling services, application support and turnkey solutions to customers' analytical needs. ABB solutions combine analysers, advanced process control and process and application knowledge to improve process performance, productivity, capacity and safety.

Spectroscopic analysis solutions

Our principle spectroscopic services cover:

  • FT-IR
  • FT-NIR
  • Spectroradiometry and remote sensing
  • Dedicated team of engineers offering simple and dependable solutions with reliable instruments
  • Local point of contact for field service and technical support

Chemical analysis services

The markets we serve include:

  • Laboratory and academic
  • Life sciences
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Fine chemicals, specialty chemicals and commodity chemicals
  • Refining and petrochemicals
  • Metallurgical
  • Semiconductor
  • Original equipment manufacturer (OEM)
  • Remote sensing and aerospace

FT-IR and FT-NIR spectrometers

With a complete portfolio of FT-IR and FT-NIR laboratory and process analysers for chemical industries, ABB can be your sole supplier. Our proven range of high-performance instruments will allow you to maximise your productivity.

Chemical analysers for multi-property analysis

Our models of chemical analysers include:

  • MB3000-CH series: packaged FT-IR spectrometers for flow chemistry, ATR analysis and traditional spectroscopy
  • MB3600-CH series: turnkey FT-NIR solutions for chemicals, oleochemicals, hydrocarbons, polyols and agrochemicals analysis
  • MB-Rx: R&D, in-situ chemical reaction monitor
  • TALYS ASP500 series: flexible FT-NIR analysers for real-time control of chemical processes

ABB facility

Our manufacturing facility located in Quebec City, Canada, employs more than 200 people, including R&D, manufacturing, marketing, sales and administrative groups. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs approximately 150,000 people.

Contact Details

ABB Inc.
Measurement & Analytics Business Unit
3400, Rue Pierre-Ardouin
G1P 0B2
+1 418 877 2944
+1 418 877 2834

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Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Packaging Analyzer 25 January 2018 ABB has developed an unrivalled FT-NIR calibration expertise and is able to offer turnkey models for crystallinity determination in PET containers.