Material laboratory

Valmet Automotive has an in-house test facility consisting of the following sections:

  • Surface treatment laboratory
  • Chemical laboratory
  • Metal laboratory
  • Rubber and plastics laboratory

Scope of services include for instance:

  • Visual and mechanical properties of painted surfaces
  • Environmental test cycles and corrosions tests
  • Tensile strength and compression stress
  • Material hardness
  • Fogging
  • Flammability (DIN 75200)
  • Rubber hardness and abrasion