Prior Scientific Introduces the OpenStand Motorized Optical Stand

A new motorized stand combined with Prior Scientific’s portfolio of automation and optical components offers a new way to develop custom optical platforms. The OpenStand is a unique modular platform that allows for easy customization. It is a fully configurable and motorized optical stand, when combined with a range of readily available optics, light sources […]

COVID-19/Coronavirus Update

7 April 2020 Update  To: All Employees, Customers, Suppliers, Visitors and Contractors  General  In light of the global spread of the COVID-19, Prior Scientific is providing this updated notice to outline the policy implemented to prevent the spread of the virus. Prior Scientific continuously monitors government and health organization recommendations to ensure that we follow all […]

Queensgate: collaborating to push the boundaries of measurement science

The National Physical Laboratory and Queensgate share an unrelenting passion for better precision at the cutting edge of measurement science Queensgate XY stage in AFM at National Physical Laboratories Queensgate – a brand of Prior Scientific Instruments – offers their customers maximum precision and accuracy along with high-speed solutions for the nanopositioning challenges they face. […]

Prior Scientific Chariots of Fire 2018 Update

With the sun shining and a turn out of more than 1,750 people it was the perfect day for racing in this years Chariots of Fire 2018. The event has been running for over 25 years and raised over £1 million, originally starting out with 27 teams but at this years event there was over […]

Prior Scientific ready for the Chariots of Fire 2018

Two teams from Prior Scientific are set to race in this years Chariots Of Fire event on Sunday 16th September 2018. The charity race which started in 1992 and has seen roughly 38,000 runners racing against each other in teams over the years. This years 1.7 mile course will take place through the grounds of […]

Prior Scientific opens new office in China

Prior Scientific a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision positioning devices, automated solutions and components. Is today pleased to announce the opening of its new office in Suzhou, China to give local presence with support and sales. CEO Tom Freda said: “The opening of this new office in China marks another milestone […]

Prior Scientific Launches New Website

Prior Scientific Launches New Website Rockland, MA. (December 11, 2017) – Prior Scientific is pleased to announce the launch of its newly designed website. As the global leader in the design and manufacture of precision positioning devices, optical systems, automation solutions and components, we have undergone a full brand refurbishment. We specialize in end to […]

Fluorescent tags and Nanoparticles compared as biological imaging tools using Prior stage

A Prior stage has been used in a ground-breaking study comparing traditional fluorescent tags to Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Nanoparticles (SERS NPs), which found there were significant differences between the two imaging methods. Prior Scientific’s H117 motorized precision stage  was used in a study comparing the characteristics of traditional fluorescent probes with SERS NPs, in […]

Prior Scientific raises £250 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Prior Scientific raised two hundred and fifty pounds for Macmillan Cancer Support as part of the charity’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on 29 September. Employees at Prior Scientific baked dozens of delicious cakes, raising over £120, an amount matched by the company, towards this very good cause. The winner of the bake-off was our Chief […]