Anton Paar The Americas Technical Center

Experience | Learn | Measure

The Americas Technical Center is located in Ashland, Virginia, and features over 4,000 square feet of laboratory space equipped with the latest Anton Paar instruments in addition to a full-service lecture hall and a state-of-the-art auditorium. Experience, learn, and measure with our experts in the fields of rheometry, particle characterization, petrochemical analysis, and accelerated sample preparation. The Americas Technical Center is where precise measurement is taught, demonstrated, and developed.

About the technical center

Experience | Learn | Measure

In the Anton Paar The Americas Technical Center you are welcome to:

  • Experience the latest technology offered by the state-of-the art instruments from Anton Paar.
  • Learn and get hands-on training from our trained specialists. Ask us about custom-tailored programs for your industry.
  • Measure your samples on our highly precise instruments and experience the Anton Paar difference.

Industry-specific solutions

Anton Paar application experts will conduct demonstrations and seminars customized to your business needs. From pharmaceutical to petrochemical to academia – The Americas Technical Center can host the training that fits your industry's specialized application needs.

Academic support

Our measurement solutions are successfully employed in academia and research worldwide. We provide extensive support to academics for research projects, training, and sample testing in our center.

Explore the specially designed educational packages from Anton Paar that are revolutionizing the way education is passed on to the next generation.


Can we bring our samples to the lab for testing?
Yes, in most cases you can bring or send your samples to the lab for testing. For the safety and security of all participants, please send in a list of samples you would like to bring so that our specialist can go over it. Contact: info.tatc[at]

Do we need to pay for the training?
Generally, training at The Americas Technical Center is free of charge although there are exceptions in which case a fee is required.

Any questions we didn’t answer? Please call us at (800) 722-7556 or email info.tatc[at]

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News updates

October 20th and 21st 2021: Volatility & Consistency Sales Qualification Training

On October 20th and 21st Anton Paar sales representatives attended a sales training focused on volatility and consistency. This training educates participants about basic concepts and industry specific applications on flash point, cold flow properties, distillation, consistency, and oxidation stability instrumentation. It provides attendees with the sales tools needed to proactively match customers with the right solutions.

September 14th to 17th 2021: Rheology Boot Camp

This four-day training course focused on the MCR rheometer hardware and RheoCompass™ software from Anton Paar, in addition to the fundamentals of rheology. Attendees learned not only how to properly care for and maintain their MCR rheometer, but also grew in their understanding of data interpretation and analysis.


The Americas Technical Center
10492 Lakeridge Pkwy
Ashland, VA 23005
(800) 722-7556