Longwood Elastomers

Custom Engineered Elastomeric Solutions

Product Development Assistance

When you work with the Wabtec Elastomers Group, you'll find all our engineering resources working to provide the best solutions for specialized needs. We bring together design services, diverse manufacturing capabilities and an unmatched quality system for your most complex performance and manufacturing challenges. We work closely with you during your product development to understand the requirements of your particular application. Our development engineers and chemists draw on their extensive knowledge of polymers, adhesive systems, films, textiles and manufacturing processes to help you develop the best product for your specific application. We then work with you to develop the most efficient manufacturing process.

The breadth of software systems utilized by our engineers allows us to interface with many applications employed by our customer base, including:

CAD / Modeling Capabilities

  • CAD-3D, Solid Modeling-UGS, SolidEdge-IDEAS, PROENGINEER, Unigraphics, CATIA CAD & AutoCAD


  • MSC Masterkey™ Linear and Non-Linear Finite Element


  • File Transfer Protocol (FTP site) Secured File Transfers
  • Static Spring Testing
  • Dynamic Vibration Testing: Dynamic Stiffness and Damping Determination
  • Coefficient of Friction Testing
  • ViscoElastic Material Characterization
  • Dynamic Material Fatique Testing
  • Strain and Frequency Dependent Material Damping
  • FEA (Finite Element Analysis)


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