Indian Government Selects Microsys to Provide NATRiP Airbag Lab


For Immediate Release
Microsys Technologies Inc.

Mississauga ON Canada, December 13, 2010

Microsys is pleased to announce that the Government of India has selected Microsys Technologies Inc. to provide the airbag lab for the Global Automotive Research Center (GARC) in Chennai India, part of the National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure Project (NATRiP).

This most recent contract award reinforces the dominant market position that Microsys enjoys in India. Microsys has worked hard to earn a market share of over 80%. According to Corey Miller, Microsys President: "Indian customers have recognized not only that SureFire is the leading airbag test product, but that Microsys in Canada and our sales office in India can work together to provide excellent support. Our success in Indian has been earned through hard work and by helping our customers succeed. Microsys continues to invest in India, for example by providing spare parts at our support office in Bangalore. India continues to be a market with a promising future."

The National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure Project, the largest and one of the most significant initiatives in the Indian Automotive sector, represents a unique joining of hands between the Government of India, a number of State Governments and Indian Automotive Industry to create a state of the art Testing, Validation and R&D infrastructure in the country.

NATRiP aims at creating core global competencies in the Automotive sector in India and facilitating seamless integration of Indian Automotive industry with the world and also to position the country prominently on the global automotive map.

Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu, has also the distinction of having the Global Automotive Research Center (GARC). Located at the SIPCOT Industrial Estate in Oragadam near Chennai GARC will house the Centre of Excellence (CoE) for passive safety, electromagnetic compatibility and infotronics.


Microsys Technologies is the world-leading provider of occupant safety test systems in the global automotive market. The company has installations in all the major international automotive regions of The Americas, Europe, and Asia.


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