Testing equipment machinery manufacturer Zwick Roell Group is offering €10,000 in Zwick Roell equipment to the person or company who can provide proof of the oldest testing machine still in regular use. As an added bonus, all of the participants' names will be entered into a free-prize draw to win an Apple iPad 2. The contest is open to all brands of testing equipment.
Zwick (Ulm, Germany) has been manufacturing materials testing instruments since 1937. The closing date for entries is June 30, 2012 and prizes will be presented during the 21st testXpo at Zwick's premises in Ulm in October 2012. Entrants should send a picture of the complete machine, a calibration report or video as proof of serviceability, and a picture of the clearly legible identification plate, directly to Zwick at firstname.lastname@example.org....