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Automotive and Transportation Industry Testing

The automotive industry is focusing on manufacturing lighter, faster and safer cars that are more fuel-efficient than those in the past. With the research and development required for these improvements comes the need for testing new materials.

For the automotive and transportation industry, PMIC regularly performs Thermal Conductivity, Coefficient of Thermal Expansion and Mechanical Testing, in addition to other tests. Precision Measurements and Instruments Corporation frequently tests the following materials (and more) within this industry:

  • Aluminum and other metals
  • Polymers and plastics
  • Carbon fiber composites
  • Rubber for tires and brake pads
  • Leather and fabrics used for seats
  • Wires
  • Glass for windows and console screens
  • Ceramics
  • PM filters to reduce emissions
  • Printed circuit boards (PCBs)
  • Foams for the seats and interior

Furthermore, PMIC often works on special projects for this industry. To request a quote or to discuss your testing needs in more detail, please contact us via one of the following methods: to our inquiry form at, call +1 (541) 753-0607, or email