Calspan’s state of the art Sled Test Facility features two ServoSleds, the most capable sleds in the industry.
Having access to this latest Sled Technology allows manufacturers of mass transit seating (aircraft, railcar, bus) to test in an efficient & effective manner to specific crash pulse requirements. The ability to control the crash pulse through servo controlled braking system allows Calspan to deliver high-accuracy & highly repeatable test results to its customers.
For Aircraft Seating, we are capable of running testing to any of the following standards:
Contact us directly regarding the list of test standards for other mass transit seating.
Our Servo Sleds are capable of on demand pulse matching allowing seamless transitions between any custom pulse requirements which translates to greater test efficiency and minimal downtime.
With over 50 years of Sled Testing experience, Our Team understands your testing needs and is here for you through new product development to validation and compliance.
We have the right facility, equipment & tools to help advance your seating development needs. Our advanced technology delivers results faster, which correlates to quicker entry to market.
SLED is Calspan's new state of the art simulated crash testing facility. It houses two Servo Sleds, which are both capable of on demand pulse matching.
This 40,000+ sq/ft facility was designed and equipped utilizing customer input and perspective to ensure a testing experience of the highest quality.
With multiple customer preparation room, as well as devoted workspace fully equipped to properly prepare seating for testing along with post-test tear-down and analysis. The space also allows for on-the-fly modifications to be made to the seats to continue on with testing needs and keep projects on-schedule.
Over 20,000 additional sq/ft of available storage space.
ISO:9001 certified facility with ISO:17025 accreditation for our laboratory procedures.