Shanghai Yanfeng Safety System Technical Center

A 3-story concrete frame building with a total area of 218,000 square feet (20,250 square meters) houses state-of-the- art automotive safety system test facilities, including a dynamic sled-testing system.


Location

  • Shanghai, China

Sector

Service

Client

  • Yanfeng Key (Shanghai) Automotive Safety Systems Co. Ltd.

Project Status

  • Completed

The Yanfeng Key (Shanghai) Automotive Safety Systems Co., Ltd. specializes in the design, development, testing, and manufacture of automotive safety systems, including steering wheels, shift knobs, airbag modules, seat belts and other automotive restraint safety systems. The company is a joint venture of Yanfeng Visteon Automotive Trim Systems Co., Ltd and U.S.-based Key Safety Systems, Inc. 

The Yanfeng Key Safety System Technical Center—a 3-story concrete frame building with a total area of 218,000 square feet (20,250 square meters)—houses state-of-the- art automotive safety system test facilities, including a dynamic sled-testing system. The sled-testing system is the first of its kind in China to be installed by an automotive safety system manufacturer. The center, one of three major R&D centers for the Key Safety Systems group globally, serves the Asia-Pacific region. 

As the Owner’s Representative for the Yanfeng Key Technical Center, WSP has been responsible for design and project management support services including design coordination and construction stage monitoring support.