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

Testing Services 

Our laboratories offer a wide range of testing capabilities that support marine hose and component manufacturers in evaluating specific performance requirements.

Product Testing 

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Common Standards

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