Rubber Consulting Services
Have a rubber product design challenge? Need guidance with polymer material selection? A complex rubber manufacturing process to set up? A vexing rubber part failure? Tap into Trostel’s decades of rubber engineering and material science experience to help you solve your challenge. By partnering with our experts for independent rubber consulting services, you can help simplify your supply chain, improve product performance and reduce overall costs. Trostel will work alongside you offering guidance and support as an integral part of the rubber and seal product design, development and testing/validation process.
Part Design, Manufacturing Setup, Failure Analysis and More
Trostel’s complete rubber consulting services offer includes:
- Rubber & Polymer Compound Engineering and Development – A comprehensive rubber product engineering and development service, ranging from formulation to design to drawings, to prototyping and qualification testing. A complete rubber and seal design and test report is delivered to the customer upon completion for production-scale manufacturing.
- Manufacturing Preparation – A complete rubber mold tool and cavity design, qualification and setup process. A rubber molding press and secondary operations are specified, built and qualified to meet customers’ production and quality requirements.
- Material Testing & Engineering – A robust material testing and certification, material selection and reverse engineering service. Failure and root cause analyses are conducted using state-of-the-art equipment, including fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, differential scanning calorimeter and thermogravimetric analysis, among others.