Dave Martin is new director at Standards Testing Labs
Standards Testing Laboratories, Inc. (STL), the world’s largest independent testing facility for tyres, wheels and related automotive components, has appointed Dave Martin to the position of director of Technology.
In this position, Martin will provide tyre testing services for customers, and represent Standards Testing Labs on various technical committees. Martin holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana.
He has 30 years of experience in the tyre industry, and has held various engineering positions at Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Hankook Tire Company, and Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.
Martin began his career at Cooper Tire & Rubber Company working as a Tire Development Engineer. He was a Race Tire Engineer at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company. While working for Hankook Tire Company he helped establish their first motorsports programs in the United States. Most recently, Martin worked as a Senior Project Engineer for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.