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IST Golf day 2018

Take advantage of an excellent opportunity to meet fellow golfers within the spring industry and supply chain in a relaxed environment, IST had 59 golfers last year attending the event. We accept teams of 2 or 4 players and hopefully a lot of them! This year the event...

What is Spring Calculator Professional?

Used by spring manufacturers, design engineers and end users worldwide, Spring Calculator Professional (SCP) assists in the design and validation of a wide range of spring types. It makes use of a comprehensive database of materials and design standards that draw upon...

IST’s Spring Design Software

IST produces Spring Design software that is widely recognised as the best in the world, and the latest version of our Spring Calculator Professional program is supported by an extensive materials database. A vast range of wire and strip materials is included, together...

Benefit From IST’s Independent Testing Services

The independent, ISO 17025 accredited facilities at IST's head office in Sheffield have been designed especially to determine the fitness for purpose of springs. Our testing services offer analysis for each stage of the production value chain – material, design and...

BLOG: IST’s Higher Capacity Spring Tester

At IST we have recently expanded our range of testing equipment and commissioned a new, higher capacity spring tester. Best suited for the oil & gas, and rail industries the new machine has a 100kN capacity and thoroughly tests springs up to 800mm and 400mm (16”)...

IST Member News

IST Golf day 2018

Take advantage of an excellent opportunity to meet fellow golfers within the spring industry and supply chain in a relaxed environment, IST had 59 golfers last year attending the event. We accept teams of 2 or 4 players and hopefully a lot of them! This year the event...

General and Industry News

IST Golf day 2018

Take advantage of an excellent opportunity to meet fellow golfers within the spring industry and supply chain in a relaxed environment, IST had 59 golfers last year attending the event. We accept teams of 2 or 4 players and hopefully a lot of them! This year the event...

Membership and Training at IST

IST's Mission Statement is "to be the best and most successful spring trade association in the world", central to this are the offerings of our Membership Services section. Membership of IST is open to any individual or organisation active within the spring industry –...