The automotive industry can provide unique challenges to the movement of components and systems used in the automotive assembly process. Traditional packaging is not efficient and can be wasteful forcing the need for customized, reusable material handling systems to move components to the assembly floor at the exact time they’re needed.

Smithers Pira understands these nuances and provides distribution testing services for the Automotive sector, offering real world simulation and analysis of product integrity and durability when exposed to various environments within the supply chain. Our services range from:

Types of packaging tested include: 

  • Metal racks
  • Returnable knockdown bins
  • Plastic tray packs
  • Expendable corrugated containers
  • Plastic pallets

For more information, please contact us.