Base Units

The International System of Units (SI) is founded, according to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on the 7 Base Units. Quoting directly from NIST: The SI is founded on seven SI base units for seven base quantities assumed to be mutually independent, as given in Table 1. With the exception of electric current,…

BGI has a new website!

Mesa has created a new website for its BGI related products and services. This new site highlights Mesa’s BGI products including the ambient particulate air samplers such as the PQ100 and PQ200, air flow calibrators such as the Challenger, tetraCal and deltaCal, personal sampling and environmental cyclones and BGI’s Collision nebulizers. In addition, this new…

What is in a Name?

When naming products, many factors can be considered such as the product use, application and function, but creating a memorable product name requires a deeper meaning than “Product ABC”. The BGI Challenger received its name from the epic 19th century voyage. Although the 70,000 mile trek of the HMS Challenger greatly contributed to the genesis…

BGI Now a Part of Mesa Labs

BGI now a part of Mesa! As you likely have heard, Mesa Labs acquired BGI earlier this year and has relocated the manufacturing operations of the BGI products to its Butler, NJ manufacturing facility. BGI’s products are a natural fit with Mesa’s line of Bios DryCal Environmental Instruments, which are used extensively in calibration of…

Mesa Acquires BGI

              Mesa Labs is pleased to announce its acquisition of BGI, Inc., an ISO 9001 accredited manufacturer involved in developing the methods and equipment primarily used for particulate air sampling. BGI’s products are a natural fit with Mesa’s line of Bios DryCal Environmental Instruments, which are used extensively in…