Automotive Testing Expo 2020, the largest automotive trade fair in South India that showcases full vehicle and component testing and validation technologies, kicked off in style at Chennai Trade Centre in Chennai on January 22. The three-day expo features over 160 exhibitors, who have on display their latest vehicle and component development tools and technologies. This time around, the event concentrates more on the new trends that are changing the Indian automotive industry – EVs and BS VI emission norms.
The first day of the event witnessed many representatives from vehicle manufacturers who are looking to reduce development downtime, increase quality and reduce product failures. The event provides an opportunity to witness the latest trends in the automotive testing market with companies from around the world, exhibiting ADAS testing, NVH measurement tools, test rigs, simulation packages, durability testing technologies, crash testing know-how, dynamometers, emission measurement systems, and more.
Major global manufacturer of environmental and reliability testing for the automotive industry, DONGLING Technologies, announced the launch of a vibration testing solution for testing Li-ion battery modules in India. The company has partnered with HIACC, Indian manufacturer and service provider for environmental testing to be its channel partner in India.
Peter Zhu, Sales Manager, DONGLING, said, “India has a lot of potential to be one of the largest EV markets. Many OEMs are spending more on research and development of an EV and its batteries. This testing solution will help them to test and develop battery modules.” Adding to his comment, Pugazh, Head of Business, HIACC, stated, “The new solution can be customised as per the OEM- required standards. This will ensure improving new product reliability at an affordable cost.”