American Center for Mobility Signs MOU with Humanetics to Offer Solutions for Testing Advanced Driver Assistance (ADAS) and Automated Driving Systems (ADS)
Ypsilanti and Farmington Hills, MI, USA April 14, 2021 – Michigan companies American Center for Mobility (ACM) and Humanetics have entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to offer Humanetics active safety test equipment for use by customers at the ACM Smart Mobility Test Center in Ypsilanti. Humanetics, headquartered in Farmington Hills, is a global leader in both active and passive safety testing solutions, while ACM provides world-class infrastructure and advanced technology for development, testing and showcasing of next generation mobility solutions. Humanetics will collaborate with ACM in developing customized testing packages for ACM’s customers.
With the combined technologies and expertise, the two organizations are uniquely positioned to solve the complex testing challenges of current and future NCAP driving scenarios. Their relative proximity allows them to easily share resources and conduct joint research for the development of new ADAS/ADS test protocols. By joining their respective competencies, ACM and Humanetics can better support their customers in the development and testing of the ADAS and Automated Driving Systems. Humanetics advanced testing equipment can also be utilized in test demonstrations and to showcase various mobility technologies.
“Humanetics provides the most advanced equipment for the testing of active safety systems in vehicles.” says Sanket Mehta, Vice President Business Development of Humanetics, “We believe offering this equipment at ACM will be mutually beneficial to our companies, but more importantly it will prove to be a great value to our customers to test their connected and automated vehicle technologies.” Humanetics active safety test equipment will be available at ACM by the end of April 2021. A joint demonstration is also being planned for summer 2021.
Reuben Sarkar, President and CEO of ACM, shares Mr. Mehta’s enthusiasm for the partnership, “The American Center for Mobility is all about new technologies and spurring new innovations. Humanetics is exactly the type of company ACM would like to boast market growth with, and at the same time deliver new value to our customers. ACM is looking forward to working closely with Humanetics over the next months.”
To learn more about Humanetics active safety test equipment available at ACM, book a live demonstration, or to reserve test equipment and track time, contact the American Center for Mobility at 734-482-0701 or email [email protected].
About American Center for Mobility
American Center for Mobility is a collaborative effort comprised of government, industry, and academic organizations. Located in Southeast Michigan on over 500-acres at the historic Willow Run site, the ACM offers a global smart mobility test center providing a safe platform for the integration and testing of emerging vehicle and mobility technologies, environments for showcasing vehicle technologies and convening industry activities. For more information, visit acmwillowrun.org. For press and media inquiries please contact our marketing & communications department: [email protected]
For over 65 years, Humanetics has been the leading global market designer, manufacturer and supplier of crash test dummies and calibration equipment, crash sensors and instrumentation, active safety testing equipment and services for autonomous vehicles and crash simulation software models. Humanetics serves industry leaders in a variety of high-growth markets including automotive, aviation, energy, medical, military, and civil infrastructure. In the automotive sector alone, Humanetics serves 100% of the OEMs and Tier I safety suppliers worldwide. Humanetics has over 800 employees across 22 facilities strategically located around the world with its global corporate headquarters located in Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA.
Contact: Dennis Berryman
Technical Sales Specialist, Humanetics