Transportation Research Center is an independent automotive proving ground providing research and development, and compliance and certification testing for vehicles and components for crash testing, emissions testing, dynamic testing and durability testing.
TRC Inc.’s personnel, facilities, and instrumentation provide you with the facilities for all your durability and dynamic testing needs.
TRC Inc.’s Impact Laboratory is a comprehensive vehicle safety development facility for Crash, HYGE Sled, Static Testing, and Instrumentation Calibration.
TRC Inc.’s emissions laboratory provides engine and chassis dynamometer-based exhaust emissions and fuel economy testing.
TRC Inc.’s Contract Services group is comprised of a diverse group of technical personnel who dedicate their services to specific customers at the customers’ location or at TRC.
OSU Job Shadow Day On Friday, March 18, 2016, TRC Inc. hosted approximately 25 engineering students from OSU for a Job Shadow Day. The Job Shadow Program through OSU gives students an opportunity to take one day out of their spring break to spend time at an employer’s site to observe engineers and learn more about professional roles in the engineering field.
Fly onto TRC TRC Inc. facilities team maintains many testing surfaces for various types of vehicles, ranging from scooters to semi-trucks and trailers. Therefore, many TRC surfaces are multi-purpose, such as the Skid Pad, which serves not only as a testing surface, but as a landing pad for small aircrafts.
Wet Handling Course Improvements Transportation Research Center Inc. (TRC Inc.) has taken advantage of the late arrival of winter, installing new "wet handling" asphalt on portions of its Winding Road Course (WRC).