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Tun Abdul Razak Research Centre (TARRC) 2018

The Tun Abdul Razak Research Centre (TARRC), founded in 1938, is the UK-based research and promotion centre of the Malaysian Rubber Board, whose mission is to enhance the competitiveness and viability of the Malaysian rubber industries in the global environment through focused R&D, effective transfer of technology and quality support services. TARRC’s scientific and engineering excellence is focussed towards the advancement of the Malaysian rubber industry through compounding and processing, materials and product development, engineering design, evaluation and testing and production technology. TARRC’s participation in international exhibitions, seminars and conferences promotes Malaysian manufacturers as leading worldwide suppliers of rubber products and materials. Contact TARRC

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Dr Alan Muhr receives the Hancock Medal 2018 Dr Alan Muhr awarded the Hancock Medal 2018

TARRC's Dr Alan Muhr, Head of the Engineering Design Unit, has been awarded the Hancock Medal 2018 for his outstanding service to the rubber industry by the IOM3 in London. .... More >>
International Elastomer Conference 2018, Louisville, KY

Once again Rubber Consultants was pleased to participate at the ACS Rubber Division International Elastomer Conference 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky from 9th - 11th October .... More >>
Dr Pamela Martin Dr Pamela Martin wins 2019 Sparks-Thomas Award

TARRC's Dr Pamela Martin wins the 2019 Sparks-Thomas Award from the ACS, Rubber Division in the US. The award recognises and encourages outstanding scientific contributions and innovations in the field of elastomers by younger scientists, technologists and engineers. .... More >>
New Publications now on sale!

Two new publications are now available to purchase through Rubber Consultants: 'Rubber Process Technology – From Mixing to Manufacturing' and 'Progress in Rubber Science and Technology –
Characterisation & Testing'.
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IRC2018 Great week for TARRC at the IRC 2018 in KL, Malaysia

TARRC returned from a very successful and productive week at the IRC 2018 (International Rubber Conference) held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 4th - 6th September at the KLCC. .... More >>
TARRC and Endurica launch partnership on durability testing and simulation of elastomeric products

TARRC and Endurica LLC announced a partnership today aimed at serving developers working with elastomer products that have durability requirements. .... More >>
New edition of 'Engineering Design with Rubber' now available from TARRC New edition of 'Engineering Design with Rubber' now available from TARRC

Revised by TARRC's Dr Julia Gough, this is the sixth edition of the definitive publication for engineering with rubber by the original author Dr Peter Lindley, first published in 1964. .... More >>
Dato' Dr Zairassani Chairman of TARRC's Board becomes Dato’ Dr Zairossani Mohd Nor

Congratulations to Yang Hormat Dato’ Dr Zairossani Mohd Nor, Director General of Malaysian Rubber Board and Chairman of TARRC's Board for being conferred his Datoship. .... More >>
TARRC's Colin Robinson on the A5 Helpdesk TARRC's Helpdesk for Malaysian Manufacturers

The A5 team from TARRC and Malaysian Rubber Board (LGM) has a year round Helpdesk at for Malaysian rubber and rubber product manufacturers to help with efficiency and productivity .... More >>
TARRC Celebrates its 80th Anniversary

On Wednesday 18th July 2018 TARRC celebrated its 80th Anniversary with an Open Day at its laboratories at Brickendonbury, Hertford .... More >>
TARRC and Rubber Consultants at DKT2018 TARRC/Rubber Consultants exhibit @ DKT 2018

TARRC/Rubber Consultants exhibited with great success at DKT 2018 (German Rubber Conference) in Nuremberg, Germany from 2nd - 5th July 2018. .... More >>
TARRC and RC at Tire Technology Expo 2018, Hannover, Germany TARRC & RC exhibit at Materials Research Exchange 2018

TARRC and Rubber Consultants exhibited at Materials Research Exchange 2018 (MRE 2018) on stand 67 at the BDC in Islington, London, UK from 12th-13th March 2018. .... More >>
TARRC and RC at Tire Technology Expo 2018, Hannover, Germany TARRC & RC at Tire Technology Expo 2018

TARRC scientists presented papers at Tire Technology Expo 2018 in Hannover, Germany and Rubber Consultants exhibited its tyre testing services on stand C500 from 20th - 22nd February 2018. .... More >>
Rubber Division, ACS visit Europe in November 2017 TARRC assist Rubber Division with Outreach to Europe

TARRC/Rubber Consultants, as Corporate Members of the Rubber Division, ACS, aided two of their staff on a visit to Europe by making introductions to several UK based rubber organisations and associations. .... More >>
MRB appoints new Director General Dr Zairossani Mohd Nor MRB appoints new Director General

TARRC congratulates Dr Zairossani bin Mohd Nor on his appointment as the new Director General of the Malaysian Rubber Board .... More >>
International Rubber & Advanced Materials In Healthcare Expo, International Elastomer Conference and IRC 2017, Cleveland, Ohio. 10th-13th October Rubber Consultants at International Rubber & Advanced Materials In Healthcare Expo, IEC and IRC 2017

Rubber Consultants exhibited at the ACS Rubber Division International Rubber & Advanced Materials In Healthcare Expo, IEC and the IRC 2017 at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, Ohio from 9th-12th October 2017 .... More >>
Malaysian Carnival UK 2017 Malaysian Merdeka Carnival Day UK 2017

The Malaysian Carnival Day 2017 was held at Brickendonbury, Hertford on Saturday 23rd September 2017 between 10am - 5pm. It was a great day for the whole family and .... More >>
GRC 2017 Global Rubber Conference 2017 Wickham Award

The 13th Global Rubber Conference (GRC2017) was held at the Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 12th - 14th September 2017 .... More >>
TARRC Open Day 2017: Business event for the rubber industry TARRC Open Day 2017 was a great success

TARRC opened its doors on Friday 9th June 2017 for an unrivalled opportunity for buyers of rubber-based products and materials to be able to meet face-to-face with Malaysian manufacturers with great success. .... More >>
TARRC and Rubber Consultants at Automechanika Birmingham 2017 TARRC/RC @ Automechanika Birmingham 2017

TARRC/Rubber Consultants exhibited at Automechanika Birmingham 2017 on Stand 6C70 at NEC Birmingham from 6th - 8th June 2017. .... More >>

  TARRC 2018

 Forthcoming Events

Click on each link below for more details:

AAPEX 2018
MREPC Pavilion - Booth 7202
30th Oct - 1st Nov 2018
Sands Expo Center
Las Vegas, Nevada

Tire Technology Expo 2019
Stand C503
5th - 7th March 2019
Hannover Messe
Hannover, Germany

IRC 2019 London
International Rubber Conference
Booth 1
3rd - 5th September 2019
The Kia Oval
London, UK


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IRC 2019 - International Rubber Conference 2019, London

TARRC Publications site

Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI)
Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB)
Brickendonbury Conference Centre
TARRC Staff Email

MRB - KL Addresses:
Rubber Technology Centre (RTC)
International Rubber Products
   Exhibition Centre

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Tun Abdul Razak Research Centre
Brickendonbury, Hertford, United Kingdom, SG13 8NL
T: + 44 (0)1992 584966 F: +44 (0)1992 554837 E:

All TARRC Research and Testing Units are certified to ISO 9001: 2015 by SGS (UK) Ltd.
The Materials Characterisation Unit (Analytical laboratories), the Biotechnology Unit and the Tyre Testing Laboratory are accredited to ISO 17025: 2005 by UKAS.
The Tyre Testing Laboratory holds designation as a Technical Service from the Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA) for automotive type approval testing.

Click here to view TARRC's ISO 9001:2015 Certificate
Link to the SGS in the United Kingdom Certificate  Link to the United Kingdom Accreditation Service Certificate  Link to the Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA) Certificate
Click here for TARRC's Schedule of Accreditation (UKAS)

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