VTI In Action

The latest news on VTI's successes, technological achievements, and teammates.

VTI calibrates flow standards to protect ingredients for prototype COVID-19 vaccine

Technicians at Vacuum Technology Incorporated's (VTI's) A2LA-accredited calibrating laboratory (Cert. 1707.01) prepared two calibrated leaks for a customer developing a COVID-19 vaccine.
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Mike Loeffler, the Purchasing Agent at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), drives innovative vacuum science by securing high-quality materials.

Mike Loeffler: woodworker and Purchasing Agent

Mike Loeffler, the Purchasing Agent at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), drives innovative vacuum science by securing high-quality materials.
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VTI's SmartStations help vacuum operators use industrial vacuum equipment more effectively

What makes a VTI SmartStation “Smart?”

A user-friendly interface and the capacity for independent decision making allow SmartStations to help operators streamline leak detection processes.
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Aaron Powers designs industrial vacuum equipment at Vacuum Technology Incorporated

Aaron Powers: dog dad and Design Engineer

Aaron Powers, a Design Engineer at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), helps design vacuum systems for companies across the globe.
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A calibrated leak from VTI's A2LA-accredited calibration laboratory.

Calibrated Leak of the Week: Capillary Leak (CL) calibrated flow standard

VTI's Capillary Leak (CL) calibrated leak drives scientific research into everything from advanced nuclear reactors to space flight.
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Steven Engel supports innovative vacuum science with custom software solutions.

Steven Engel: botanist and Computer Engineer

Steven Engel, a Software Controls Engineer at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), programs intelligence into innovative industrial vacuum equipment.
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A Schrader core removal tool produced by Vacuum Technology Incorporated.

Case Study: Processing package units with and without Schrader cores

Steven Engel, a Software Controls Engineer at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), explores the benefits of removing Schrader cores from HVAC units prior to processing.
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The Variable Sniffer Leak Teflon (VSLT) calibrated leak helps operators quickly calibrate their sniffer leak detectors.

Calibrated Leak of the Week: Variable Sniffer Leak Teflon (VSLT) Calibrated Leak

The Variable Sniffer Leak Teflon (VSLT) calibrated leak helps operators quickly calibrate their sniffer leak detectors.
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Ryan DeLozier helps pioneer novel alternative leak techniques at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI).

Ryan DeLozier: pioneering Design Engineer and rock climber

Ryan DeLozier, a Design Engineer at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), helps develop novel techniques for industrial leak detection.
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A calibrated leak produced at VTI's calibration laboratory

Calibrated Leak of the Week: Calibrated Leak Permeation Teflon (CLPT) Calibrated Leak

Congratulations to the Calibrated Leak Permeation Teflon (CLPT) calibrated leak for being this week's "Leak of the Week!
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Cory Campbell, a Sheet Metal Technician at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), supports world-leading vacuum science with quality metalwork and charcuterie.

Cory Campbell: master chef and sheet metal technician

Cory Campbell, a Sheet Metal Technician at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), supports world-leading vacuum science with quality metalwork and charcuterie.
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Jesus Chavez, a Service and Test Engineer at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), designs vacuum systems and leak detection equipment.

Jesus Chavez: electrical engineer and vacuum science emissary

Jesus Chavez, a Service and Test Engineer at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), uses his dual proficiency in electrical engineering and Spanish to create leak detection equipment for customers around the world.
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The General Purpose Permeation (GPP) calibrated leak flow standard from Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI)

Calibrated Leak of the Week: General Purpose Permeation (GPP) Calibrated Leak

Congratulations to the General Purpose Permeation (GPP) calibrated leak for being this week's "Leak of the Week!"
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A portrait of Gary Dills, who drafts mechanical engineering drawings of leak detection systems at Vacuum Technology Incorporated.

Gary Dills: draftsman and industrial artist

Gary Dills, a Designer at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), leverages his 40+ years of drafting experience to help VTI create powerful vacuum systems and leak detection equipment.
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Vacuum Technology Incorporated's Fixed Sniffer Leak Teflon Liquid calibrated leak.

Calibrated Leak of the Week: Fixed Sniffer Leak Teflon Liquid (FSLTL)

Congratulations to the Fixed Sniffer Leak Teflon Liquid (FSLTL) calibrated leak for being this week's "Leak of the Week!"
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Vacuum Technology Incorporated prepared flight hardware for the International Space Station

Small Businesses Playing a Role in Space Exploration

Rob Starr, a staff reporter at Small Business Trends, writes about how Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI) partnered with NASA to create flight hardware for the International Space Station (ISS).
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Sandra Lane at Vacuum Technology Incorporated helps produce high-quality industrial vacuum systems

Sandra Lane: administrative assistant and quilting queen

Sandra Lane, an Administrative Assistant at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), provides critical support for fabricators and engineers creating industrial vacuum systems.
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James Holt repairs a Welch vacuum pump at Vacuum Technology Incorporated

James “Holky” Holt: Pump Technician and Off-road Specialist

James Holt, a Pump Mechanic Technician at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), repairs the pumps that drive industrial vacuum systems all over the world.
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Mike Thomas helps engineers design and build industrial vacuum systems

Mike Thomas: calibrated leak craftsman

Mike Thomas, a Calibration Technician at Vacuum Technology Incorporated (VTI), has spent nearly twenty years building high-quality calibrated leaks for VTI's global network of customers.
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An alternative leak testing system that employs a vacuum chamber

VTI vacuum chambers provide improved helium-alternative leak-testing capabilities

VTI provides companies with a variety of alternative leak testing solutions to minimize their dependence on helium.
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VTI helps historic Knoxville company leak-test bellows for wind turbines

VTI recently helped a Knoxville neighbor develop a custom leak testing solution for their high-quality precision metal bellows.
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