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IKA China Annual Party 2016

- “Dreams come true” – this was IKA China’s motto for the annual party more


- IKA charity project supports children in need more

IKA celebrates double success at the German Design Awards 2017

- Two shakers from the laboratory equipment manufacturer IKA are among the products honored at this year’s awards more

New software functions for RET control-visc

- Starting October 2015, IKA has a new software version available more

Functional and safe - the new IKA A 10 basic mill

- The new A 10 basic batch mill from IKA offers a lot of extras for increased safety and ease of use more

IKA Works, Inc. had two reasons to celebrate August 21st, 2015

- The Germany-based world leader in laboratory, analytical, and process technology celebrated its 30th year in the US more

IKA, Inc. inaugurates new building in Wilmington and celebrates 30-year anniversary

- Planning and development performed by local businesses - Plans to expand production facility more

IKA Achema Party 2015

- Just days ahead of Europe’s leading tradeshow for the laboratory and process industry, IKA hosted the legendary Achema Party 2015 in Staufen, Germany more

Exceptionally Innovative: IKA-Werke

- IKA-Werke is one of the most innovative medium-sized businesses in Germany/Award presented by Ranga Yogeshwar more

Red Dot Design Award for Two IKA Shakers

- The "Trayster" tube rotator and the "Roller digital" roller shaker by IKA have received awards at the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015 more

iF Design Award for heated circulating bath HBC 5

- The new IKA HBC 5 heated circulating bath has won the 2015 iF Design Award in the "product design" category more

German Design Award 2015 - German Design Council Awards a Special Mention to the LR 1000 Laboratory Reactor and Nominates the Tube Mill

- For the second time, a device produced by IKA Werke has received the more

Movement in the IKA Shaker Range

- The Trayster overhead shaker and Loopster rotator ensure gentle yet effective mixing processes more

The New Eurostar 20 High Speed Control: The Fastest of All IKA Overhead Stirrers

- Staufen-based company IKA Werke is expanding its range of overhead stirrers to include a new high-speed model more

Honor Award for Expansion Project IKA Works, Inc.

- The expanded North American headquarters for IKA Works, Inc. tailors a German aesthetic to an American workplace more

IKA is expanding its range of temperature control instruments to include the compact immersion circulators ICC and the highly efficient recirculating chillers RC2

- When developing the series, the team has placed a particular emphasis on safety and temperature consistency more

The Magnetic Stirrer for Scientist - Safety. Power. Intelligence

- The RET® control-visc is the safest, strongest and most intelligent magnetic stirrer in its class more

North American expansion and renovation project at IKA Works, Inc. in Wilmington (North Carolina)

- Starting in 2014, the North American expansion and renovation project has been completed more

Customizing Center

- Launched 2014, IKA is offering an additional benefit for its customers: The IKA Customizing Center. Special designs based on customers' specifications. more

New from IKA: Rocker, Orbital and Roller Shakers

- Rocker and roller models added to the IKA shaker range more

Even more efficient and versatile: the new C 6000 global standard and isoperibol

- IKA enters 2014 with the launch of the new C 6000 calorimeters, combining the latest technology with more than 90 years’ experience in the manufacture of calorimeters more

New product range from IKA: immersion and circulating thermostats

- Temperature control systems with remote wireless operation more

IKA Werke is recognized in the German Design Council’s “German Design Award 2014”

- “Special Mention for exceptional design quality” for the Ultra Turrax Tube Drive control dispersion system in the German Design Award more

IKA Werke wins Medium-Sized Companies Award

- IKA Werke was named a winner in the “Medium-Sized Companies Award 2013” conducted by the Oskar Patzelt Foundation, making it one of the top medium-sized companies in Germany. The Staufen-based, family-owned business was awarded first place in the industry category in the Baden-Wurttemberg region of the competition more

IKA Werke receives “Top 100” innovator award

- The Breisgau firm earns a place in the ranks of the most innovative mid-size companies/Ranga Yogeshwar offers congratulations more

IKA receives social engagement award - “Mid-size company award for corporate social responsibility” presented for the charitable project “HANDS For Children”.

- The Staufen-based laboratory equipment manufacturer IKA has received the mid-size company award for corporate social responsibility for its charitable initiative “HANDS For Children” more

New Product Video: Powerful, precise, targeted energy input for all types of samples – the new IKA dispersion systems

- “Turraxing” is a term used throughout the world for the emulsification, suspension and homogenization of samples. It is derived from the ULTRA-TURRAX, the IKA dispersion system that has now become a classic more

New from IKA: Dry Block Heaters

- Precise temperature control in the block and the medium This month, IKA is proud to introduce an extensive range of dry block heaters with interchangeable heating blocks. more

Smart,safe and affordable distillation: The new RV 8 rotary evaporator from IKA - entry-level model with intelligent technology

- With the RV 8, IKA introduces an affordable rotary evaporator backed by the proven technology of the successful IKA rotary evaporator range. This entry-level model is recommended for all standard evaporation applications. more

IKA establishes subsidiaries in Brazil and Korea

- With two new branches in Brazil and Korea, IKA is expanding its global market presence. IKA now has direct contacts available for its customers in Korea (based in Seoul) more

The clean solution: With the TUBE MILL control, IKA introduces the world’s first batch mill with single use milling vessels

- The TUBE MILL control introduced by IKA represents a unique product innovation – the world’s first batch mill with single-use milling vessels. For the first time, this unit will enable serial testing to be carried out under reproducible, contamination-free conditions more

Design Excellence: The New LR 1000 Laboratory Reactor – Winner of the Red Dot Award 2013

- The IKA LR 1000 system is a cost efficient modular, laboratory reactor designed for optimizing chemical reactions that require mixing, dispersing, heating and cooling and may also require processes to be performed under vacuum at the laboratory scale more

New and improved! Version 5.0 of IKA’s labworldsoft® is now available, offering automated solutions in the measurement, control and adjustment of laboratory equipment.

- Up to 64 devices can be simultaneously networked via a PC – in a choice of 10 languages. This software allows for increased automation and throughput for applications in the laboratory setting more

Temperature Control – the new KS 3000 i control and KS 3000 ic control incubator shakers!

- The IKA shaker family has two new additions: KS 3000 i control and KS 3000 ic control incubator shakers. These innovatively designed, compact incubator shaker allow for safe, unattended operation in a temperature-controlled environment. more

Together or Apart? The product video demonstrates the new Eurostar stirrers with removable digital display wireless controller (Wico)

- “Boy meets Girl” – based on this theme, the video takes a futuristic look at the advantages of the new Eurostar stirrers. It sheds light on the inner life and workings of this newly introduced product range. Take a look! To go to the video, click here. more

New: Centrifuge IKA mini G | Compact Yet Powerful!

- IKA introduces a brand new mini centrifuge ideal for applications which do not require ultra high speeds e.g., micro-filtrations and cell separations more

Staufen-based IKA Werke – Finalist in Germany’s Mid-Size Business Award

- In the top 24 out of 3,600 entries more

IKA launches a new Facebook page

- IKA announces the launch its new global Facebook page in an effort to uniformly expand the use of social media to promote transparency and customer engagement. more

New IKA Dispersion System

- The IKA T series introduces a new generation of dispersion systems. The T 10 basic, T 18 digital, T 25  digital and T50  digital models have been upgraded in  terms of technology and functionality. more

IKA Innovations: Awards for Excellence

- IKA-Werke Germany has received no fewer than three prestige awards in the last six months, impressively underlining the company’s leadership in the laboratory equipment market. more

IKA presents, premieres new products at ACS Philadelphia Fall 2012

- With almost 50 new innovations, including two world premieres, laboratory system specialist IKA presented the next generation of laboratory and analytical equipment at the 244TH ACS National Meeting and Exposition more

ACHEMA 2012 - An insight into the laboratory of the future from IKA

- “Most impressive”, “professional layout” and “the finest stand at Achema” were typical of the comments that IKA staff heard repeatedly from their trade fair guests. The trigger was not only the Mercedes SLS, in which customers and other visitors to the stand could be photographed with IKA’s models. Lighted plinths displayed the results of almost five years of intensive and highly successful development work: the IKA 2013 product range. more

“Südbaden Walk“ visits IKA

- A 10-minute program in the series “Südbaden Walk” (South Baden Walk) shows the attractive IKA trade fair stand with 50 innovations and two world premieres. It was produced in collaboration with the Freiburg-based TV channel Südbaden more

Flash of inspiration in the shaft tunnel - IKA launches the new video for UTTD control

- Where do revolutionary product ideas actually come about? The new product video for the ULTRA TURRAX Tube Drive control® (UTTD control) from IKA provides an answer: through inspiration from nature more

That’s IKA! IKA presents 50 innovations at ACHEMA 2012 Two world premieres / new product ranges

- With almost 50 innovations, including two world premieres, laboratory system specialist IKA presents the next generation of laboratory equipment at Achema 2012. Engineers and technical specialists more

World first at ACHEMA: IKA presents the TUBE MILL control, the first batch mill with single-use milling vessels

- The TUBE MILL control from IKA is a unique new product – the world’s first batch mill with single-use milling vessels. For the first time, it enables serial testing to be carried out under reproducible conditions. more

New from IKA: High precision high and low temperature thermostats

- IKA expands its range of top quality laboratory equipment to include thermostats. The range comprises 16 different immersion thermostats, high temperature thermostats, recirculating chillers and combined high/low temperature thermostats in various sizes and designs. more

IKA expands its range of rotary evaporators

- IKA expands its range of rotary evaporators with the RV 8 entry-level model. The RV 8 is excellent value in terms of performance and ideal for all standard evaporation applications in Universities and research laboratories. more

A New Generation of Calorimeters

- IKA presents three new calorimeters at Achema 2012: the world premiere of the highly automated C 1 and the C 6000 series. more

IKA exhibits world premieres at ACHEMA!

- The C1 calorimeter and the Tube Mill control more

What’s new for 2013? IKA has it on display at ACHEMA

- IKA will display more than 50 product innovations, including two world premieres, at ACHEMA 2012. more

IKA at Analytica Live Lab - Hall A3, Booth 270/I

- IKA-Werke brings two of its latest innovations to Live Lab at Analytica 2012. Besides the ULTRA-TURRAX Tube Drive control (UTTD) IKA will present the IKA TUBE MILL control – a unique product innovation. more

Red dot design award for the ULTRA-TURRAX Tube Drive

- Major success at the red dot award: product design. Three further innovations awarded the red dot will be presented in June. more

Magic Distillation - IKA launches evaporator video

- What would it be like... if you could just disappear from the daily laborator routine? As easily and quickly as liquid escapes from the rotary evaporator?  This is the fantasy in the new IKA image video. more

IKA opens sales offices in Shanghai

- In 1999, IKA began its business activities in China with its own offices in Guangzhou. The reason was the same back then as it is today more

IKA opens new company building in Malaysia

- All departments under one roof spread over 3,400 square meters more

IKA launches newsletter

- Anything new, interesting and worth knowing in the lab world will be featured in the new IKA newsletter, which will be sent regularly to interested customers and business partners starting in January of 2012. You can register online, it’s free of charge and nonbinding. more

Welcome to ARABLAB THE EXPO 2012

- IKA is pleased to invite you to visit our stand at “ARABLAB 2012”, Dubai from 26 – 29 March 2012 at Sheikh Saeed Hall, Booth Number: 435 more

IKA's new website is now more user-friendly for service assistance

- The service area has been optimized to provide customers with quick easy access to service solutions more

A further Step in China --- The Opening of IKA® Shanghai Office

- On 1st November 2011, the Shanghai Office of IKA® was officially opened in Xuhui District of Shanghai. more

Make It Hot & Stir It Up!

- IKA has just launched its product film about the C-MAG Series. It is designed with the most advanced “German Technology” for heating and stirring applications. more

Stirring made easy - Optimized Energy Distribution

- IKA unveils a film featuring its overhead stirrers, a technology designed to optimize complex stirring applications more

2nd IKA Asia Pacific Dealer Conference 2011

- 2nd IKA Asia Pacific Dealer Conference 2011 Held in Bangkok, 5 July 2011 more

Working hands-on with customers to find solutions

- IKA-Werke in Staufen opens new €1.5 million Application Center – 400 m² of the latest technology more

+++ Earthquake in Japan ++

- The management and employees at IKA respond to the catastrophe in Japan more

Flexible and reliable: the new topolino mobil by IKA

- In battery powered magnetic stirrers, reliability is not necessarily a given more

Integrated safety in the lab

- IKA launches its product film about the magnetic stirrer RCT basic safety control more

Product highlights of 2011 – the new IKA product overview is now available

- Clearly laid out and listing all the important information, the new IKA product overview offers insight into the product highlights of 2011 more

IKA‘s technical service is great

- Lab equipment manufacturer from Staufen receives the honor of „Best Technical Service Support 2009“ more

RV 10 basic plus - unique introductory offer

- Go digital! Get the digital version for the price of the basic version! more

Continuance honoured

- IKA has been awarded by the DECHEMA for its 25th participation in the ACHEMA trade show more

News in the lab

- IKA presents news to the ACHEMA more

RV 10 Rotary Evaporators awarded for outstanding performance

- For over 50 years the iF design award has served as a recognized trademark for outstanding design all over the world. more