Accelerated Weathering Laboratory Ltd

Company Profile
We are pleased to introduce our Accelerated Weathering Laboratory now based in South Marston Park, Swindon, close to Honda Manufacturing UK.

Our laboratory shall focus on performance properties of painted, powdercoated, plated parts, adhesives, inks and other surface coatings and materials in accordance with the relevant engineering standard where perhaps facilities are not available, or where there is a time restraint on labour.

With a comprehensive range of tests and procedures we are committed to providing a competitive yet high quality service for our clients, not only to provide data, but to assist in research and development programmes where required.

AWL Ltd shall cater for Aerospace, Medical, Automotive and Non-Automotive sectors and includes the following capability:

Cyclic Corrosion Testing including ProHesion Testing

Neutral Salt Spray, CASS, AASS and SWAAT Testing

Cyclic / Static Humidity and Immersion Testing

Programmable Controlled Humidity/Thermal Cycling (-40C to +180C)

ISO 20340 Oil Industry Paint Performance Standard

Xenon-Arc and QUV Weathering (Simulated Sunlight Degradation)

Gloss and colour change measurements (L a b & dE)

Taber Abrasion Testing (including thin films)

Number Plate Testing (BS AU 145d)

Should you have an interest in any of the above, or wish to discuss an item which is not included here, please contact us using the details at the bottom of the page.

Thank you for your interest.

Additional weblinks which include some of our clients, suppliers and support organisations:

Aston Martin

Lotus Cars

American Society for Materials Testing

British Standards Institution

Gestamp Tallent Automotive Ltd

Farecla Products Ltd

Alexander Dennis Ltd - Bus & Coach Manufacturers

Silwood Number Plate Components

United Kingdom Accreditation Service


AWL Ltd.
Berkeley House
Hunts Rise
South Marston Park

Tel 01793 834211
Fax None

Company Reg No. 5477058

VAT Reg No. 872043534

An ISO 17025 : 2005 (UKAS) Accredited Company : Testing Laboratory 7515