We have enjoyed a lot of success since our beginnings as a small research team in 1958. Now our products, services and innovations span the globe, helping businesses operate more safely, more efficiently and saving them money. Here are just some of our major milestones over the last 60 years.
An expert team of scientists is brought together to research the beneficial application of ionising radiation in process chemical plants.
To support our tracer technology, a 23KW TRIGA nuclear reactor receives investment. A commercial business unit is established to supply specialist diagnostic services and instruments worldwide.
Tracer technologies are developed to allow oil companies to characterise fluid flows in reservoirs and inside production wells.
Major overseas expansion begins with offices opening in the Americas, Asia, Australia, Caspian, Europe and Middle East.
We win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category, recognising the significant growth in sales revenue. A new range of radiation monitors is launched.
We are awarded with the Queen’s Award for Innovation for the world’s first intrinsically safe radiation monitor.
Johnson Matthey is named as the UK’s most admired company. The Measurement Technology Centre is opened in the UK.