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Opens Polymer Material Component Testing Laboratory at Chakan, Pune

Posted by TUV Rheinland on May 4, 2022 6:54:40 PM
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The facility enhances TÜV Rheinland’s existing portfolio for materials testing.

As a global leader in independent technical services, TÜV Rheinland has a long history of providing Material Testing and Inspection Services as per numerous domestic and international standards as well as customer specific requirements. Keeping in mind our customer needs, TÜV Rheinland India announced the opening of the Polymer Material Component Testing Laboratory at Chakan, Pune which offers services such as Mechanical Safety Testing, Thermal Endurance, Corrosion Analysis & Coatings/ Platings Testing of materials & components. This laboratory is accredited by the National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL), under ISO/IEC 17025:2017.

TÜV Rheinland’s strategic capacity expansion is envisioned to support and provide key analytical services to the Automotive, Aerospace, Design & Manufacturing, as well as Research & Development organizations. This facility serves manufacturers including OEMs, and is a preferred testing destination for their supply chains.

Commenting on the opening of the new Materials Testing Laboratory, Mr. Benedikt Anselmann, Regional Executive Vice President, India Middle East & Africa, TÜV Rheinland said, “We support manufacturers seeking to shorten time-to-market with state-of-the-art facilities and we provide them a global reach to launch new products. Through our new laboratory, domestic manufacturers now have access to globally validated, credible and high quality test data. TÜV Rheinland’s legacy as an internationally renowned safety leader has propelled us to address risks and prioritise safety in order to support our stakeholders meet the challenges posed by emerging technologies.”

Mr. V Ravi Kumar, Vice President, Industrial Services, TÜV Rheinland India said, “Since its inception, TÜV Rheinland has been on a continuous growth path with a view to providing the latest and best global practices to our customers in India.” He added, “Our one-stop testing services provide tailor-made solutions to analyse product lifecycle and identify opportunities to improve product design and minimise failures.”

Mr. Rajesh Chiney, Country Head, Material Testing and Industrial Services, TÜV Rheinland India said, “Replete with the latest and best-in-class equipment and technology, our Material Testing Laboratory provides a wide range of services including mechanical, metallurgical, polymer, chemical and regulatory compliance services. Under one roof, we offer testing for all types of material including metals & alloys, polymers & blends, composites, rubber, foam, coatings, plating, glass, solder alloys, minerals, inorganic pigments, organic pigments and many more.” He added, “The opening of the new Polymer Material Component Test Laboratory at Chakan, Pune reinforces our commitment to support the growing demand of our customers to meet their requirements of short turnaround time in the western region of the country.”


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