We now accept Credit & Debit Cards

As part of our overall commitment to offer faster and better service to our customers, we have now started accepting card payments. We hope this service will provide the ease, flexibility and convenience to our customers.

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Cooper Technology creates jobs as part of the R&D programme

First published on DEGF website, September 2013 A leading UK asphalt design company based in Derbyshire says it will go ahead and create jobs after receiving a £72,000 grant from the Derby Enterprise Growth Fund. Ripley-based Cooper Research Technology will put the grant towards a research and development project to design new asphalt-testing equipment for the civil engineering industry. The DEGF grant will support the programme which costs £240,000. The testing equipment,...

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Cooper launches Texas Overlay Tester, Prall Tester and more…

Cooper Technology is proud to announce the launch of four new products. The new products are Texas Overlay Tester, Prall Tester, T4 Dedicated Coring Trailer and Light Weight Deflectometer-Terratest 3000 GPS. Texas Overlay Tester Texas Overlay Tester is a dedicated, state-of-the-art test equipment for determining the crack initiation and crack propagation properties of asphalt mixtures. A proposed new ASTM International standard for “Determining the Susceptibility of...

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Cooper Research Technology Strengthens Its Global Asphalt Testing Market with New Relationships

MoU signed between Cooper, NTEC and the TRL We are pleased to announce that Cooper Research Technology (CRT) has entered into a working agreement with the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) and the Nottingham Transport Engineering Centre (NTEC) at the University of Nottingham. We have collectively signed a Memorandum of Understanding to formally establish the relationship. The three organizations will co-ordinate resources and to co-operate actively in projects involving...

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3rd 4PBB – Four-Point Bending Beam Conference, 17-18 September, 2012, Davis, California, USA

The University of California at Davis, CA, USA, jointly with the University of Minho, Portugal are organizing the 3rd Four-Point Bending Beam Conference. The workshop will be held in September, 2012, at the Pavement Research Center of the University of California at Davis. The objective of this conference is to exchange knowledge about the use of the four point bending beam test to evaluate stiffness and fatigue resistance of bituminous mixtures. Cooper Technology is proud...

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Cooper engages with ‘Colts to Africa’ to help the underprivileged children of Africa

Cooper Technology enthusiastically engages with charities and the local community in a number of ways. We assist local charities, donating gifts for fundraising and supporting major events. We recently helped to raise funds for a local charity in Nottinghamshire, contributing towards their 2012 project in Kenya. ‘Colts to Africa’ gives youth footballers the chance, by sharing their love of football, to make a difference to the underprivileged children of Africa. For us,...

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Cooper Technology Launches new products for Bitumen Testing

VSOFT software for Cooper Vialit Cohesion Pendulum User friendly, intuitive and reliable windows software, designed to perform BS EN 13588-2008 BS 2000-522-2008 ‘Vialit Plate' Adhesion Tester Easy to use, robust test apparatus to obtain consistent and repeatable results day after day. Complies with industry standards....

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Our Commitment to Research & Development

Cooper Technology relentlessly peruse excellence in products, processes and services. We endeavour to encourage innovation through research & development, creativity, taking calculated risks and trying new things. Our company fosters passion of innovation and we believe that continuous improvement needs to be integrated into our everyday business. As a result, we are able to outperform the competition and earn customer loyalty, providing the value and service beyond...

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Release the PUMA

The Precision Unbound Material Analyser (PUMA) is a new type of laboratory test equipment designed to fill the gap between expensive and complex laboratory tools (such as triaxial cells) and more empirical methods (such as the  California Bearing Ratio (CBR) test). It is designed to generate realistic values of modulus for use in road pavement design. The PUMA can be used to test unbound, hydraulically bound and asphaltic materials. It has been designed as a low cost, easy...

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New Product Launch

Asphalt Pavement Thermal Testing System In the early 1990s the TSRST was developed by OEM with Oregon State University(OSU) as part of the Strategic Highway Research Program in the USA. That test method became AASHTO TP10. More recently the TSRST test has been incl- uded as one of the tests within prEN12697-46. OEM-Cooper have developed the TSRST equipment to perform tests included in this standard. Now, as a multipurpose low temperature testing machine the TSRST has been...

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Cooper Wessex Alliance

We are proud to announce our alliance with Wessex Test Equipment and will act as their exclusive global distributor. Wessex Test Equipment is a respected, established supplier of high quality asphalt testing equipment. The appointment of Cooper as the sole exclusive distributors reaffirms the view of others who have made this decision in opting for Cooper as their Trusted Partner. Products will be promoted with the branding – COOPER WESSEX.

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Cooper Asphalt Engineering Award 2011

The Cooper Asphalt Engineering Award 2011 for best student in Asphalt Engineering Group, Year 2 & 3 was given to Jason Howells of Petroplus Bitumen. The award was presented by Roger Edwards, UK Business Development Manager of Cooper Technology during the National Conference 2011, held by Institute of Asphalt Technology (IAT) on 30th June 2011, in Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom.

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New Catalogue Launch

Cooper Technology is proud to announce the launch of Product Catalogue Issue 3. Catalogue Issue 3 features various new sections and recently launched products.

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Cooper Technology Launches…

Hydraulic Standard Roller Compactor-Dual size   The most popular hydraulically powered Roller Compactor worldwide, saves space, meets the industry standards and is reliable Indent Testing Machine   A high quality machine for indentation test with advanced auto data logging software to record and present the results via real time charts

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Cooper Technology Launches New Product for Bitumen Testing

Cooper Technology is proud to launch Cooper Vialit Cohesion Pendulum- CRT-VCP for bitumen testing. “The European standards EN13808 and EN15322 demand this test according EN 13588 as a basis for the CE marking of all polymer-modified binders for the intended use of surface...

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Successful launch of new wheel tracker

Congress attendees from all over the world were present at the IRF World conference to assist to the launch of the new Auto Lift Arm ECO wheel tracker conceived to be the most clever wheel tracking equipment built to date. Click here for more information or contact us.           I would like to comment on how impressed we are with  the new Wheel Tracker ECO Small Device since we purchased the machine beginning this year. It has been in constant use....

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Fatigue testing made easy …

Fatigue test has now been made easy via CRT-FAT-SET, an economic accessory applicable on our Universal Testing Systems CRT-UTM-NU and CRT-UTM-HYD. It is compliant with EN 12697-24 Annex E and is now also UKAS accredited. The user can perform fatigue testing on cores or specimens compacted with our compactor CRT-GYR-EN at a very competitive cost. For a limited use demo disk please contact...

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UNIQUE testing system compliant with EN12697-24 Annex D

Cooper presents CRT-LH4PT-BB, its high quality research tool for fatigue and complex modulus that also allows for throughput of multi-sized beam specimens from 380 and 600mm in length and 50x50mm and 100x100mm cross section which makes it unique as fully capable of meeting the requirements set in the standard EN12697-24 Annex D for mixes with bigger maximum grain size. The pre-programmable frequency sweep advanced feature was designed to give more flexibility and accuracy...

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Enhanced automation for Stand Alone Bending Beam Four Point Testing

Cooper Technology has unveiled its next generation of intelligent technology in Four Point Testing. New developments to the stand alone four point bending beam machine SA4PT Control unit MKII that facilitates the rapid throughput of modulus and fatigue tests, now integrates the fully automated software of the Beam Flex V3 1.0. This cutting edge software enables fully automated frequency sweeps through automatic beam clamping to dramatically increase test throughput and...

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