About Us

IBT is a leading importer and supplier of electronic instrumentation, temperature management, process control and data recording equipment for industrial and high technology customers. As a representative of frontline international companies, IBT has a globally-respected reputation for expertise in furnace technology and tuning. Established in 1967 by David Phillips and Jeffrey Isaacson, the company has from the outset maintained a loyal and expanding customer base that depends on IBT for superior reliability, unmatched expertise, technical support and innovative problem-solving solutions as well as top quality products.

IBT now features a skilled new management and technical team headed by Kevin Isaacson (B.Sc. Technion – Institute of Technology, and MBA New York University). Kevin brings with him extensive experience in developing and marketing industrial projects while working with and serving the needs of international high-tech companies.
David Phillips   1934 – 2010
IBT Founder, Director and outstanding technician for 43 years, David was responsible for building IBT’s reputation for superior reliability and accuracy. Widely respected for his unmatched expertise and innovative problem-solving solutions, David was an internationally-respected expert on heat treatment processes, thermocouples, furnace manufacture and tuning. His extensive knowledge and experience gave IBT customers the assurance that the tools they chose would exactly answer their needs. His untimely death saddened his many friends and business associates around the world. He will be deeply missed.
Jeffrey Isaacson   1932 – 2015
Jeffrey, who retired in 2011, partnered with David Phillips in managing IBT for 44 years. During this time, he established an extensive network of customers and was a key figure in supervising operations as well as providing consultation and guidance in a wide range of topics  related to the company’s core products.