MILLBROOK, England (Sept. 16, 2015) — Millbrook Proving Ground Ltd. is buying Test World Oy, a winter vehicle and tire testing group in Ivalo, Finland, with both indoor and outdoor testing facilities.
Millbrook Proving Ground, an independent technology center for the design, engineering, test and development of automotive and propulsion systems, called the pending acquisition a “significant step…to increase its capabilities and expand its relationships internationally.”
The Test World deal follows a number of other investments this year, including upgrades to engine dynos, additional capacity in portable emissions measurement, increased capabilities within the crash test department and the development of a technology park.
“We are looking forward to working with Test World's excellent customer base and sharing our engineering expertise to enhance the services and facilities provided to all of our customers, both in the U.K. and internationally,” Millbrook CEO Alex Burns said.
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.