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Intertek to Offer Nine Hours of Educational Seminars and Lab Tours(September 11, 2013)
Plymouth, MI (PRWEB) September 11, 2013
Intertek, a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide, welcomes local and national manufacturers, OEMs, and design engineers to visit their Michigan labs for a pair of Open House events featuring a combined nine hours of technical seminars and discussions covering a wide range of topics relevant to the transportation industry.
The first event on September 18, 2013 at the Intertek Plymouth facility, located at 45000 Helm Street, Plymouth, MI 48170, will feature five technical seminars throughout the day covering these topics:
- The Fundamentals & Principles of Random Vibration Testing
- Addressing Concerns for Stranded Energy in EV Batteries
- Using Composites to Meet CAFE Standards
- Vehicle Emissions: Not just from the tailpipe heres the rest of the story
- Recent Modifications to FMVSS 108 for Automotive Lighting
The Intertek Grand Rapids Open House at 4700 Broadmoor SE, Kentwood, MI 49512 will follow two weeks later on October 2. The four technical seminars will include:
- Failure Investigation 101: Turning a Product Failure into a Success Story
- Automotive Lighting Photometry: Testing, Measurement, and Output
- Automotive Electromagnetic Emissions Testing: CISPR 25
- Accelerated Testing Techniques to Estimate and Compare Product Failure
Intertek will facilitate guided lab tours and live demonstrations throughout the day, giving guests a first-hand look at the labs' testing and certification capabilities. A complimentary networking lunch will be provided at both locations.
Guests are invited to attend any or all of the presentations at either location. There is no cost to attend, but preregistration is preferred.
The regional Plymouth and Grand Rapids labs are part of Intertek's Transportation Technologies business line that employs more than 600 people globally. Intertek evaluates to industry standards and international regulations and delivers top-tier testing for both traditional vehicle interior and exterior components, as well as new and emerging markets such as electric/hybrid vehicles, charging components, automotive telematics, and aftermarket components.
Intertek is the leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide. From auditing and inspection, to testing, training, advisory, quality assurance and certification, Intertek adds value to customers products, processes and assets. With a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 35,000 people in more than 100 countries, Intertek supports companies success in a global marketplace. Intertek helps its customers to meet end users expectations for safety, sustainability, performance, integrity and desirability in virtually any market worldwide. Visit http://www.intertek.com.
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