Instron® is one of the leading specialists of material and structural durability testing. In Darmstadt, Germany, Instron has the worldwide center of excellence for structural durability and crash simulation applications. We develop and deliver customized solutions for testing vehicle components with accurate, innovative and reliable testing systems, and a wide variety of technical services. We provide a variety of advanced sleds and equipment for crash simulation studies within a laboratory environment. This includes catapults for pitching, and frontal crash simulation.
Instron’s acceleration sled systems are used for the development and approval of vehicle safety systems and vehicle parts and also for the investigation of solids and structures during crash events.
Growing demands on the comfort and reliability of vehicles require functional and life-time tests of components or complete systems to avoid hazards for humans and the environment or damage in the economic field.