WP5 Inspection and Testing is enquiring whether test laboratories are interested to submit a call for tender for the testing of car tyres type C1. The testing activity covers summer and winter car tyres.
The purpose of the testing is to support market surveillance for summer and winter car tyres in order to verify the following performance values: wet grip and rolling resistance, declared on car tyre labels, in the framework of European Regulation on Tyre Labelling (EC) nr. 1222/2009 amended by Commission Regulation (EU) nr.1235/2011.
The testing must be based on the requirements defined in these specific regulations considering, as far applicable, also the standards ISO 28580, ISO 23671 and ISO 15222.
However, more detailed information is provided within the formal Call for tender and the PROSAFE General Conditions for Tender. Quotations should be received in hardcopy at the PROSAFE Office, Avenue des Arts/Kunstlaan 41, B-1040 Brussels, Belgium and via email to the Activity Facilitator and PROSAFE Office. The tender should be sent not later than Friday, 10 February 2017, EOB (Time Zone: GMT + 1 hour). Quotations received after the deadline will be rejected.