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MIL-SD has well equipped Research & Development center located in Hosur. MIL-SD has been in the forefront in developing world class products with many firsts to it’s credit in Indian market, to mention a few are :


  • Foam-in-place(FIP), suspended driver seats for tractors
  • Deluxe bus passenger seats with calf support
  • Mechanical and Pneumatic suspended seats for commercial vehicles,Tractors and off-road vehicles


MIL-SD is a system supplier, with capabilities from concept to series production.

MIL-SD 's capability of product development with computer aided design, prototyping,in-house testing it to be a one-stop-shop for the customer’s requirements.


In house test lab with facilities for AIS/ECE/EU/ADR/SAE/ISO/IS seat certification. We are tied-up with CIRT, ICAT, GARC for Domestic and TUV, VCA for International certifications.


MIL-SD has Research and development facilities of :


  • Design and development: Concept design, styling, virtual design, CAE/FEA, simulation, trim, textile development, physical testing and validation

  • Tooling, welding fixtures and checking gauges development for series production

  • Prototyping: 3D printing machine, 3D foam machining, Vinyl welding, modular welding fixtures etc.

  • Testing: Road condition data acquisition equipment, servo hydraulic rig (Multi axis simulation and single axis ) test tables, All regulatory test rigs for H1-H2, head restraint performance, seat back strength, energy dissipation, seat belt anchorage test rigs, Universal test rig, H point 3D manikin, pressure mapping and durability test rigs

MIL-SD R&D testing facility has been accredited by NABL as per ISO/IEC 17025:2005. Click here for NABL accreditation

Web link to view certificate in NABL website