MIRA Quatro Park Selected as a Leading Engineering and Technology Company in Basildon

Representatives from UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) and Basildon Borough Council visited MIRA’s specialist Component and System Environmental Test facility Quatro Park on 15 March, as part of a regional trade visit programme involving five leading engineering and technology companies within the Basildon area. The visit, arranged by Basildon Borough Council, was aimed at promoting advanced engineering and technology within the Basildon area.


Mr. Arun Abraham, Advanced Engineering Sector Lead for UKTI at the British Deputy High Commission in Chennai, visited MIRA’s Essex based outfit to witness cutting-edge electric vehicle battery test technology being utilised by some of the UK’s finest engineers. During the tour the delegation were also given privileged access to a number of MIRA’s other key technology testing and development capabilities.

Commenting on the tour, Eamonn Martin, Manager – Component & Environmental Test, said:

“Our selection by Basildon Borough Council selecting as one of the key businesses for the UKTI delegation to visit is another example of how MIRA is flying the flag for engineering excellence in the UK. It was a pleasure to show the delegation a selection of MIRA’s electric vehicle battery and component testing expertise, and I’m confident that the visit will result in further business opportunities for our company; helping to promote further growth in the region.”

Opened in 2000, MIRA Quatro Park provides clients in the global automotive, defence and aerospace sectors with industry leading equipment and engineering expertise for testing components and systems under environmental stresses such as vibration, climatic cycling, thermal shock, mechanical shock, corrosion and dust. MIRA QP’s test capability is further complemented by a range of high performance battery test exercisers, supported by a large number of industry experts.

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