Italian alternative fuels specialist Landi Renzo has marked 60 years in the industry with the opening of a new research facility at their headquarters in Cavriago (RE), Italy. Guest speaker for the event was 2007 Nobel Peace Prize Recipient Woodrow W. Clark II, PhD.
The celebration also saw the official inauguration of the company’s new, state of the art Research & Development Center, located adjacent to company headquarters.
Highlights of the new R&D Center include:
ENGINE TEST BENCHES
Test Bench 1 – Light Duty Highly Dynamic Engine Test Bench with Isac module (Vehicle simulation)
Test Bench 2 – Light Duty Dynamic Engine Test Bench
Test Bench 3 – Heavy Duty Dynamic engine test bench
Test Bench 4 – Multipurpose test bed for engine, electric motors, etc.
Room 1 – 4WD Climatic Room + Emissions + Chassis Dynometer + XtraCold – high speed + Extended Wheelbase + High Power + Climatic Room
Room 2 – 4WD Climatic Room + Emissions
Room 3 – 2WD Calibration and WOT Room
The company claims more than 30% global market share in CNG and LPG conversion systems and has sold more than 50 million systems through 17 subsidiaries to more than 50 countries.
(This item compiled from information supplied by Landi Renzo)