Hatfield, PA, October 12, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI), an independent materials testing, nondestructive testing and metrology laboratory, is proud to announce that the Best Companies Group has included LTI in its list of the 2012 Best Places to Work in PA. LTI had been a past entrant and winner in the 2002, 2009 and 2011 awards programs.
The Best Places to Work program was designed in 2000 to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in Pennsylvania. The statewide survey and awards program is a partnership between Team Pennsylvania Foundation, the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, the Central Penn Business Journal and Best Companies Group.
All program applicants go through an assessment process that consists of two parts: a review of the company's workplace policies, practices, philosophies, systems and demographics and employee feedback provided through an online survey about the work environment, growth and development opportunities. The first assessment is worth 25% of the ranking score, while the second evaluation is worth 75% of the total ranking. The awards list consists of 100 companies divided into two categories based of the company's size. Laboratory Testing Inc. is in the small/medium category with 25-250 employees; the other category is for larger companies. Rankings will be announced at an event on November 29, 2012 at Lancaster County Convention Center.
About Laboratory Testing Inc. - Laboratory Testing Inc. of Hatfield, PA is an independent testing and metrology laboratory in business since 1984. The range of services offered by the lab includes materials testing and analysis, nondestructive testing, failure analysis, calibration services, dimensional inspection, specimen machining and certified reporting of results. LTI’s array of testing covers mechanical, chemical, metallurgical, corrosion and the following nondestructive testing services: ultrasonic testing, hydrostatic pressure testing, magnetic particle inspection, liquid penetrant testing, X-ray inspection and visual inspection. The laboratory specializes in metal and polymer testing, but also analyzes powdered metals, ores, ferroalloys, composites and ceramics. LTI is accredited by PRI/Nadcap in materials and nondestructive testing and accredited by A2LA to ANS/ISO/IEC 17025 for mechanical, metallurgical and chemical testing, dimensional inspection and calibration services. LTI Metrology, a division of Laboratory Testing Inc., provides dimensional inspection and NIST-traceable calibration services for measuring hand tools, masters and a wide-range of measuring instruments and equipment. On-site calibration, repairs, new instruments and replacement parts are offered. Information on LTI services and accreditations is available at www.labtesting.com.