The Prototype and Development team at Gurit Automotive are responsible for the development of:
- New composite processes
- Trialling of new and alternative materials
- Prototyping of new production components including the development of new kit designs.
- Commissioning of new production tools as required both initially at the tool makers, and then on site at Gurit Automotive, this includes the testing of the thermal properties of the directly heated tools as required and the testing of pre production prototype parts for thermal/mechanical properties.
- Providing technical support to the production areas, for example mould shop or bonding.