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Stress Engineering Services Receives ISTA Testing Laboratory Certification

ISTA Certified LaboratoryMASON, OHIO (June 25, 2018) – Stress Engineering Services, Inc. (SES) is now a Certified Testing Laboratory member of the International Safe Transit Association (ISTA®). ISTA is the leading industry developer of testing protocols and design standards that define how packages should perform to ensure protection of their contents during the ever changing risks of the global distribution environment.

Clint Haynes, SES vice president, said, “ISTA’s vision to provide the global supply chain with the confidence that they have the best package possible for their supply chain is also a driving force for SES. Acquiring ISTA certification was a natural next step in our evolution to become a one-stop shop for all of our clients’ packaging needs.”

Since 1981, SES has been supporting global multinationals and packaging suppliers with everything from package design and testing to post launch failure analysis. “The foundation of our experience comes from the many years of knowledge derived from supporting clients in the medical, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and consumer products industries. The experience gained in one industry is often leveraged to improve package design and performance in another,” states Haynes.

Attaining an ISTA Laboratory Certification demonstrates dedication and commitment to the transport packaging profession, as well as assuring companies that a laboratory is properly equipped to conduct ISTA package performance testing.


About Stress Engineering Services, Inc.
Since 1972, Stress Engineering Services, Inc. has been a global leader in consulting engineering services and solutions for a variety of industries. Stress Engineering Services is committed to
providing the most comprehensive design, analysis and testing services with an unsurpassed level of engineering integrity and skill. The company’s multi-disciplinary engineering methods, advanced technology, innovative applications and highly knowledgeable and experienced staff provide proven, quantifiable benefits to its worldwide portfolio of clients. Stress Engineering Services is headquartered in Houston, with offices in Cincinnati; New Orleans; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Calgary, Alberta; and Singapore. For more information, visit www.stress.com.

About International Safe Transit Association
International Safe Transit Association (ISTA) is an organization focused on the specific concerns of transport packaging. ISTA’s focus is to enhance the effectiveness of package design and testing by developing and delivering protocols, tools and educational programs designed and compliant with ISTA performance and environmental values. As a nonprofit, member-driven association it sets the standards for optimizing the resources in packages that are designed to be survivable, sustainable and successful. Worldwide, ISTA is the most trusted, knowledgeable and respected authority in predictive package-performance testing helping its members develop more effective packaging.


For more information:
Matt Berrey
Stress Engineering Services, Inc.
7030 Stress Engineering Way
Mason, Ohio 45040
(513) 336-6701
matt.berrey@stress.com