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Cotec Labs is a global test center specializing in corrosion testing and surface analysis

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Extensive range of testing methods and standards

Cotec Labs is an accredited global testing center specializing in corrosion testing and surface coating analysis – with the industry’s fastest lead times. We have successfully completed over 20 000 projects, and our lab scope covers over 300 different testing methods and standards. With our experience and Deep understanding of OEM companies’ needs and requirements, you can rest assured that we have the expertise to recommend the right standard or design test methods tailored to your specific needs.

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Specialists in OEM and Automotive Requirements

We are an independent global partner in corrosion testing and surface analysis. With a primary focus on OEM and automotive requirements, we support suppliers and customers worldwide. Our status as an authorized OEM supplier for leading companies such as Volvo Cars, Volvo AB, Ford, Scania, IKEA, Husqvarna, and Daimler guarantees the highest quality in our tests.

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We place great importance on developing our expertise to offer comprehensive experiences

hours report delivery
standardized test methods
20 000
projects since 2007

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the best customer experience

You have the freedom to choose your unique service level, and we deliver on your terms. As a global testing center, we are committed to providing the best possible service to our customers. Our mission is to streamline your testing process and deliver reliable reports in the fatest time possible. Regardless of the service level you choose, you can always expect high-quality deliveries.

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New test-methods

The Lab-Scope is continuously increasing where we try to adapt to your needs. To maintain the highest level of service, communication with the OEMs is essential.

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ISO 10683

Tejpprovning (kap 7.5) med mera.

GMW 15487

Determining the resistance to abrasion of organix coating

BMW GS 97017

Requirement Standard

BMW AA-0236

Accelerated weathering colour stability

Get access to the shortest lead times on the market

We are an accredited global testing center and independent laboratory that assists, among others, suppliers to OEMs in the Automotive industry. With our expertise and capacity, we are also happy to assist in other areas and industries where high product quality is required.

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Accredited by SWEDAC
and part of the international accreditation network ILAC

Cotec Labs is a global test center serving customers worldwide

  • By ensuring that the articles meets the requirements we set in our standards, we reach the premium level that we strive for. Cotec Labs is an approved supplier for corrosion testing for Scania, ie meets the very high standards we have for quality, reliability and delivery.

    Patrik Gustafsson Head of Cab & Buss Body. Materials
    Technology, YTMR, Scania CV AB
  • High quality = long product life

    By continuously testing the surface quality of our products against corrosion and adhesion is a prerequisite for maintaining high quality, regardless of where in the world the product is used. There is also a strong sustainability argument, as high quality means long product life.

    Thomas Rönnblom Global Test Manager, IKEA Sweden