Smithers Rapra boosts tyre & wheel testing through China lab expansion

Monday 22nd January 2018 | 0 Comments
 
The installation of new equipment at Smithers’ lab in China enables it to perform several new tests, including (pictured) wheel impact (Photo: Business Wire)
The installation of new equipment at Smithers’ lab in China enables it to perform several new tests, including (pictured) wheel impact (Photo: Business Wire)

Through the installation of six new testing machines at its Tire and Wheel testing lab in Suzhou, China, rubber and plastics testing and consulting service provider Smithers Rapra has increased the facility’s ability to server tyre and wheel customers. The new equipment is said to boost capacity at the lab by 35 per cent and broadens its testing capabilities to include cleated tyre and wheel endurance testing, wheel impact, salt spray and tyre air permeation tests.

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