Instron Customer Day at the Safety and Electronics Laboratory in Bezděčín
On 21 and 22 March, TÜV SÜD Czech held customer days for it´s client Instron. Meeting was attended by representatives of OEM and of the laboratories. A presentation of the laboratories was undertaken on the first day, which included the labs for strength tests, airbags, EMC and, last but not least, the DYCOT (dynamic testing of components) lab; a conference was held at the Le Palais Art Hotel in Prague on the second day. Within the DYCOT Laboratory tour, the outcome of our joint ALIS (Active Lateral Intrusion System) project, created in cooperation with the company ENCOPIM, was for the first time presented to the international professional public. The Instron company introduced the latest technologies from the field of passive safety testing, and the catapult users not only exchanged their experience but also valuable contacts.