Smithers Rapra specializes in analyzing tires and components for a variety of physical and chemical characteristics. Although failure analysis is typically considered at the end of serviceability of a tire, Smithers can also provide independent, third party performance analyses during the product development cycle. Our experts can aid in evaluations focusing on:
- Raw materials selection
- Raw materials spcifications and compliances
- Reinforcements selection
- Reinforcement specifications and compliances
- Tire structural analyses
- Process evaluations
- Tire product compliances
- End-of-life tire investigation
- Tire forensics
If the product analysis is required in support of litigation, Smithers Rapra offers many years of experience with forensic product analysis.
For more information or to request a quote, please contact us.