Over the past few years, the automotive industry has focused on a number of areas to improve the interior of vehicles. The look, quality, and features of a vehicle’s interior are some of the most important factors a consumer will consider in a vehicle purchase. The emphasis that automakers place on developing cutting . . . → Read More: MGA Offers Automotive Interior Suppliers Multiple Solutions
Since Leonardo da Vinci dreamed up his flying machine, people have been looking to the sky. 500 years later we see great innovation in commercial aircraft. The goal is to make the passengers’ experience much better than it was before, while maintaining the safety standards that make flying the safest mode of transportation . . . → Read More: Taking it to the Sky – MGA Expands Aerospace Services
Recently, MGA Research Corporation was awarded a five-year multi-standard contract for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Testing for this contract was awarded to MGA’s Michigan and Wisconsin facilities and includes FMVSS 200 series testing for crash, seats, head restraints, roof structures and more.
In November, MGA will conduct its . . . → Read More: MGA Awarded Dynamic 202A Testing for NHTSA!
The MGA Dynamic Impact Laboratory in Troy, MI
Undoubtedly, the industry will face many challenges as it perfects its countermeasure designs and moves forward into the FMVSS 226 phase-in schedule. Some of these challenges will not only come from design changes, but also from laboratory changes that will be necessary to properly . . . → Read More: MGA’S INNOVATIVE EQUIPMENT SOLUTION FOR FMVSS 226
Knowing how your design is going to react to a dynamic event is just as important as knowing how strong it is under static loading conditions. However, finding a way to obtain this data can be a difficult challenge. You may be asking yourself what specific test methodology to use, or how vital . . . → Read More: MGA’s Drop Tower – A Higher Level Impact