Marine components are often exposed to harsh conditions, such as moisture, salt, ozone, and sunlight, so it’s crucial that these components are robust enough to maintain optimum function in such a rigorous service environment.
Our experts can conduct standard testing protocols or design custom programs for marine hoses and fluid transfer assemblies of all kinds, including
- Hydraulic hoses
- Radiator hoses
- Power steering hoses
- Fuel lines
- Vent hoses
- Wet exhaust
- Bilge pumps
Our laboratories offer a wide range of testing capabilities that support marine hose and component manufacturers in evaluating specific performance requirements.
Key capabilities include:
Other capabilities include:
Our experts can work with you to design a custom testing program to meet your marine hose and fluid transfer system testing needs. We can also test to a wide range of industry, government, and MIL specifications, including:
- SAE J1527 – Marine Fuel Hoses
- SAE J1942 – Hose and Hose Assemblies for Marine Applications
- SAE J343 – Test and Test Procedures for SAE 100R Series Hydraulic Hose and Hose Assemblies