2015

2015

July

Winners of Go-Kart Racing
The Thermetrics team took a break from designing and building high-performance test equipment, and spent the afternoon racing some high performance motorized equipment at the local karting track.  The competition was intense, but somebody had to win.  First place:  Aki Sirkkola, applying a clinical precision to his driving that nobody could match.  Second Place:  Keith Blood, with sharp mind, quick reflexes, and intense focus.  Third place:  Derek Sears, demonstrating his expertise and passion with fast cars on the trac Read More
Aitor Coca, NIOSH, CDC, discussing Thermetrics thermal manikin with Rick Burke
Rick Burke, President of Thermetrics, and Aitor Coca of NIOSH, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Pittsburgh, USA, are shown discussing the use of a Newton thermal manikin to evaluate personal protective equipment (PPE) worn by medical professionals in the recent Ebola outbreak.  Photo is from the International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics (ICEE) held in Portsmouth, UK June 28-30, 2015.  Read More