Vibration Research

Independent Test Labs for Shock and Vibration

The following companies offer testing services and utilize Vibration Research controllers for their vibration testing. Vibration Research Corporation does not guarantee or certify any of the testing provided by the above laboratories. This page simply provides information on Vibration Research customers who provide independent testing services. Vibration Research is not compensated for these listings. Any Vibration Research customers who provide independent testing services may be listed on this page. Please contact your VR sales rep or the VR HQ office to be included on this page. Labs are listed in alphabetical order.

Advanced Testing and Engineering

Advanced Testing & Engineering - MI
Advanced Testing & Engineering is an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited Mechanical Testing Laboratory. Specialists in Vibration and Durability testing for the automotive, truck, bus, and off-road industries. Custom test cells can include electrodynamic shakers systems coupled with slip tables, high temperature burners (1150°C for exhaust simulation), anechoic chamber for noise evaluation, and environmental chambers.

  1. 9 electrodynamic shakers systems (5,000 to 20,000 lbs-f)
    • Sine, random, sine on random, shock, and Kurtosian
  2. 2 slip tables

10 high temperature burners


Applied Technical Services - GA
ATS (located in Marietta, GA) is a materials testing and consulting engineering firm with extensive testing services and inspection capabilities. Our ISO 9001 certified and ISO/IEC 17025 accredited quality assurance program meets the Nuclear Quality Requirements of 10 CFR 50 Appendix B, Part 21 and ANSI/ASME NQA-1.

The Dynamics capabilities include:

  • Complete range of electrodynamic shakers coupled with AGREE chambers
  • Triaxial Seismic Qualification – IEEE 344
  • On-site data acquisition and lab replication
  • Temperature/RH chambers (walk-in)
  • U.V. / Corrosion
NIU Baxter lab

Baxter Reliability Laboratory - IL
NIU'S Baxter Reliability Laboratory is equipped to meet thermal, vibration and functional test requirements. External customers may provide their own specific test requirements. The laboratory personnel are experts in handling a variety of product validation test needs, product robustness testing (HALT/HASS), electrical stress testing, immunity (IEC 61000-4) testing, environmental stress screening (ESS), drop testing (GR-63-CORE), and accelerated life testing. Additional Reliability functions provided include thermal analysis, reliability predictions (MTBF, availability, and failure rate), warranty calculations, and statistical analysis. For additional information about the testing and services provided by NIU, please

Cascade Tek

Cascade Tek - CO & OR
Take a Virtual Tour of Cascade TEK:

  1. ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited, ISTA Certified and DOD Approved Testing Facilities
  2. Full Range of Dynamic & Climatic Test Capabilities
  3. Test Certifications/Reports are Delivered Quickly & Electronically
  4. MIL-STD, SAE, ISTA & RTCA DO-160 Specification Expertise

Testing Services

CSZ Test Lab


CSZ Testing is an A2LA Accredited test laboratory with locations in Sterling Heights, MI and Cincinnati, OH serving a wide range of industries including automotive, defense, electricals, medical and more. The labs provide a full range of environmental & climatic testing services including temperature cycling, humidity, and /or Vibration, shock testing, HALT & HASS, thermal shock, vibration testing, drop testing, altitude simulation, salt spray, and cyclic corrosion. To accommodate a wide range of product sizes, shapes and materials, CSZ’s test technicians routinely customize testing services to meet unique requirements. Visit for more information.

DDL Labs


DDL's technical experts are industry leaders in medical device package, product and material validation (ISO 11607) and can help ensure that you comply with industry standards and regulations. We pride ourselves on quick turnaround time, accurate reports and excellent customer service. Our new facility in Fountain Valley, CA also includes a design center to help you with rapid time to market for package design. To better serve you, DDL also has labs located in Minnesota and New Jersey!


Element-Warren - CO, FL, IA, MI, MN, OR
Element-Warren is one of the most diversified and advanced testing and development laboratories in the world. Within the company's 100,000 square feet of testing space, Element-Warren performs environmental, vibration/shock, mechanical, chemical and operational durability testing on products including full vehicles, electronics, hybrid batteries, fuel systems and components, body systems and structures.

elite test

Elite Electronics Engineering - IL

Our 45,000 square foot Downers Grove, IL facility offers 27 RF test chambers in various configurations, sizes, absorber linings, power supplies and monitoring systems that can be tailored to your exact testing needs. RF chamber options include:

Whole vehicle (reverberation or anechoic lined).
Large Semi-anechoic Rooms
Reverberation (mode stirred or mode tuned)
3-meter indoor FCC registered site
Several CISPR 25 compliant chambers
Controlled atmosphere ESD testing
Full environmental stress test laboratory; Vibration, Temperature, and others
High power electrical service
Compressed air, cooling water
Shipping docks capable of receiving extremely large equipment—and a forklift with a one-ton lifting capacity
Convenient access to hotels, restaurants, highways.


Experior Laboratories, Inc. - CA
Experior Laboratories, Inc. is an independent, third-party testing, design verification and qualification laboratory. Specializing in fiber optics, electrical connectors and environmental testing, Experior provides services to component manufacturers, military contractors, integrators and system providers within the telecom, datacom, military, aerospace and industrial markets. Experior is an approved MIL-STD-790 test lab certified by the Defense Supply Center Columbus (DSCC) under the Commercial Laboratory Suitability Program. Our management system, quality manual and quality standards for customer care and technical service are compliant with international standards requirements as outlined by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in ISO/IEC-17025. Experior is an Independent Test Laboratory (ITL) approved by Verizon under the ITL-FOC Certification Program.
Experior Laboratories, Inc.


Intertek - MA & MI
Intertek provides testing and certification services for a variety of commercial and electrical products, including product safety testing and certification, electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) testing, performance testing, and management systems certification. These services provide global market access to customers in industries such as automotive, building products, cabling/wiring products, consumer products, food service, furniture, household appliances, HVAC, industrial machinery, IT, lighting, life safety/security, medical devices, power systems, retail, semiconductors, telecom/radio, wireless equipment. Contact our office at 734-591-9161 or visit for more information

Performance Testing Services

Performance Testing Services - MI
We offer prompt, high quality testing services at fair market pricing, while providing rapid response times for quoting, testing and reporting with high quality customer service and support. We specialize in the following testing areas:

  1. Vibration Testing
  2. Environmental Testing
  3. Acoustics (BSR-NVH-Squeak & Rattle)
  4. Life Cycle Testing
  5. Force Testing
  6. Furniture Testing



NTS/Qualtest - FL
Qualtest is an NVLAP and A2LA accredited independent testing laboratory, offering Climatic, Dynamic, Hydraulic, and EMI/EMC Testing. Established in 1986, Qualtest continues to grow in capability and personnel to accommodate the needs of an ever-growing marketplace. Today, Qualtest enjoys a solid reputation for its complement of test capabilities, its knowledgeable staff, and for its fast and friendly service.

RCO Technologies

RCO Technologies - MI
RCO Technologies provides transportation, aerospace and other industries with a qualified product validation source that is committed to quality. Our ISO/IEC 17025 accredited lab ensures that every test performed lives up to our customers' high quality standards through flexible and quick response, rapid fabrication, attention to detail and expedient report writing. RCO offers the following testing services to its customers:

  1. Vibration Testing
  2. Environmental Testing
  3. Lifecycle Testing
  4. Safety Testing
  5. Custom Test Development

Please visit us on the web at or call 734-354-8500 for more information.


Retlif Testing Laboratories - NY
Retlif Testing Laboratories is an independent testing and engineering organization founded in 1978 with locations in Ronkonkoma, NY, Goffstown, NH and Harleysville, PA. Retlif provides Electromagnetic Interference (EMI), Environmental Simulation (ES) testing and engineering services, to a wide selection of industry sectors including: aerospace, military, rail, maritime, commercial aviation and automotive. Retlif is NVLAP and ISO/IEC 17025 accredited. (NY)631-737-1500, (NH)603-497-4600, (PA)215-256-4133

Rexnord Tech Services

Rexnord Technical Services - WI
Rexnord Technical Services in Milwaukee Wisconsin provides a full spectrum of innovative product durability qualification modalities including sine, random and FDR vibration testing, strain gauging, failure analysis, field-data acquisition, accelerated life, environmental and seismic testing. RTS is an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratory.

Rocky Mountain Testing Solutions

Rocky Mountain Testing Solutions - UT
Rocky Mountain Testing Solutions (RMTS) is a ISO 9001 contract environmental testing laboratory severing Utah and the Intermountain region with quality, on-time solutions for manufactures in the Aerospace, Defense, Medical, Automotive, and Consumer Products industries. RMTS Specializes in Environmental/climate testing, Vibration testing, Thermal shock testing, Altitude testing, Environmental Stress Screening (ESS), HALT/HASS testing, ISTA/ASTM package testing, Salt spray testing and Materials failure analysis testing. RMTS is your one source testing lab for all your product testing needs.

Stork Garwood Labs

Stork Garwood Laboratories - CA
Stork offers certification testing for domestic and international standards in the automotive, aerospace, military, medical, and telecommunications markets. Located in Southern California, our two certification laboratories in Pico Rivera & San Clemente, CA. offer complete EMC/EMI/RF, Climatics, NEBS/Telecom, package, product safety, seismic/earthquake, shock & vibration, and hydraulics testing services. Our two Shock & Vibration laboratories provide Sine/Random Vibration, Acceleration, Shock - Classical and Pyrotechnic, Temperature/Humidity/Vibration, on our 14 Dynamic Shakers. See how Stork knows how.

Westpak Labs

Westpak - CA
WESTPAK is a leading, independent testing laboratory with facilities in San Jose and San Diego, California certified to ISTA, ISO 9001, and accredited to ISO/IEC 17025. Our expertise includes ISO 11607 guidance, plus cold chain / thermal package validation for life science, biotechnology, and the pharmaceutical industries. We utilize over 70 environmental test chambers, 15 vibration test machines, 10 drop testers, and more to perform product, package, and material testing for medical device, high-tech, electronic, consumer goods, and food products. For over 30 years, WESTPAK’s philosophy has been “Integrity is the Priceless Ingredient in Testing.” WESTPAK became 100% employee-owned in 2017. Our employee-owners continue providing the WESTPAK tradition of “Excellence In Testing” combined with the best possible customer service to our awesome customers.


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