iCAT Manesar


The International Center for Automotive Technology (iCAT) Manesar, is the principal homologation testing agency and R&D center in North India. The unit has started its activities w.e.f. 1st April, 2006, after it was re-christened by NATRIP. iCAT was notified through notification no. GSR 276(E) of April 10, 2007 for homologation testing in India under the Central Motor Vehicles Rules (Amendment)-1989. An investment of INR. 440 crores has been allocated for setting up of additional facilities and up-gradation as well as creation of Test Tracks for homologation. Additional land of about 46.29 acres has been acquired from HSIIDC and construction work is in full swing for Passive Safety Lab, EMC Lab, NVH Lab and Test Tracks to enable the center to perform all homologation tests.
Facilities at the center:
1. NVH Lab (Center of Excellence).
2. Component Lab (Center of Excellence)
3. Powertrain Lab.
4. Passive Safety Lab.
5. EMC Lab.
6. Fatigue Lab.
7. Certification Lab.
8. Material Lab.
9. Homologation Tracks.

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