Cutlery and Allied Trades Research Association
Metallurgical Analysis & Engineering Solutions
CATRA is the worlds leading authority on the testing of cutlery and knives for manufacturers, retailers and consumers, having made significant contributions to the development of the ISO Standards for manufacturing and testing of those items.
From our research in knife edge design and manufacturing techniques, we have also developed a range of sharpeners for the commercial and domestic markets, which are quick and easy to use and produce blade edges that are often sharper and more durable than the day of purchase!
World leaders in sharp edge analysis
The core business sectors of CATRA