Skalar now has opened a new regional support center with laboratory in Chennai, India. The laboratory is used as a training, application and testing facility and is dedicated to the support of the fast increasing amount of Skalar users in India and neighboring countries. The new laboratory will allow Skalar to work more closely with local customers by providing stronger technical support to existing and prospective customers. It allows Skalar to conduct demonstrations, several practical courses and training sessions. Also the application specialists will help and develop analytical methods on the Skalar range of analyzers to provide tailor made solutions based on customer requirements. After more than 25 years of marketing its analyzers in this region, Skalar's goal with this commitment is to enhance the quality and standards that the laboratories have to achieve in this part of the fast developing competitive Asia pacific region.