Official website of the Tun Abdul Razak Research Centre (TARRC)



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.
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EKOPRENATM to be showcased at Tire Technology Expo 2016

TARRC are exhibiting at Tire Technology Expo 2016, held for the first time at the Hannover Messe, Hannover, Germany from 16th - 18th February 2016. TARRC will showcase EKOPRENATM at the exhibition .... More >>
Chairman of TARRC's Board becomes Datuk Dr Mohd Akbar Md Said Chairman of TARRC's Board becomes Datuk Dr Mohd Akbar

Congratulations to Datuk Dr Mohd Akbar Md Said, Chairman of the TARRC Board and Director General of Malaysian Rubber Board for being conferred the .... More >>
TARRC @ AAPEX 2015 TARRC successfully exhibit at AAPEX 2015, Las Vegas, NV

TARRC successfully exhibited at AAPEX 2015, the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo, on Booth 8542, at the Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, NV, from 3rd - 5th November .... More >>
TARRC's rubber wall joint for earthquake protection featured at SAIE Bologna TARRC's rubber wall joint for earthquake protection featured at SAIE Bologna 2015

The Italian building exhibition SAIE smart house, held in Bologna from 14th – 17th October 2015, featured the prototype wall designed under the European project .... More >>
Rubber Consultants @ Rubber Expo 2015, Cleveland, Ohio RC at International Rubber & Advanced Materials In Healthcare Expo 2015, Cleveland, Ohio. 13th-15th October

Rubber Consultants exhibited at the ACS Rubber Division International Rubber & Advanced Materials In Healthcare Expo 2015 at the new Cleveland Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio from 13th-15th October 2015. .... More >>
TARRC to exhibit as Malaysian Rubber Board Europe at Alihankinta 2015 TARRC exhibited at Alihankinta 2015, Tampere, Finland

TARRC exhibited for the fifth time at Finland's No. 1 subcontracting trade fair, Alihankinta 2015 in Tampere, Finland from 15th-17th Sept 2015. .... More >>
Malaysia’s Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) visits TARRC Malaysia’s Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) visits TARRC

TARRC welcomed Datuk Wilfred Madius Tangau, Malaysia's Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, to Brickendonbury on Saturday 5th September 2015. .... More >>
Dr Mohd Akbar Md Said is appointed as TARRC's new Chairman and DG of the MRB Dr Mohd Akbar Md Said becomes TARRC's new Chairman

Dr Mohd Akbar bin Md Said, has been appointed the Director General of the Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) and Chairman of the TARRC Board, effective from 24th July 2015. .... More >>
TARRC at IRC 2015, Nuremberg, Germany TARRC showcases award winning Latex-T test kit at IRC'15

TARRC was pleased to showcase the award winning Latex-T test kit on the Wurfbain stand at the DKT 2015/ IRC 2015 from 29th June - 2nd July in Nuremberg, Germany. .... More >>
TARRC exhibits at Automechanika Dubai 2015 TARRC exhibits for first time at Automechanika Dubai 2015

TARRC was pleased to exhibit for the first time at Automechanika Dubai 2015, the Middle East's leading international automotive trade fair from 2nd - 4th June 2015. Exhibiting as 'TARRC Rubber Products' in the UK Pavilion in Hall 6, Stand 728. .... More >>
Datuk Dr Salmiah Ahmad retires as TARRC Chairman and DG of the MRB Datuk Dr Salmiah Ahmad Retires

TARRC said thank you and goodbye to its Chairman, Datuk Dr Salmiah Ahmad during her visit to Brickendonbury on May 22nd 2015, officially retiring on 23rd July 2015. .... More >>
Latex-T wins gold medal in ITEX'15 Latex-T wins gold medal in ITEX'15

TARRC’s biotechnology team along with their research partners at the Malaysian Rubber Board have won a Gold Medal at the 26th International Invention and Industry Design and Technology Exhibition (ITEX 2015), held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre from 21st to 23rd May 2015. .... More >>
TARRC @ Autopromotec 2015, Bologna, Italy TARRC @ Autopromotec 2015, Bologna, Italy

TARRC exhibited for the second time at Autopromotec 2015 in Bologna from 20th - 24th May in Hall 18 Stand B22. The 26th International Biennial Exhibition of Automotive Equipment and Aftermarket Products in Italy. .... More >>
TARRC's Dr Alan Muhr wins Melvin Mooney Distinguished Technology Award TARRC's Dr Alan Muhr wins Melvin Mooney Distinguished Technology Award

TARRC’s Head of Engineering Design has won one of the ACS Rubber Division’s Science & Technology Awards – the most prestigious awards available to rubber professionals. .... More >>
New TESCAN Vega3 XMU scanning electron microscope @ TARRC TARRC install new TESCAN Vega3 XMU scanning electron microscope

TARRC now has a new scanning electron microscope – the TESCAN Vega3 XMU. The new SEM has also been fitted with a new Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectrometer (EDX). .... More >>
TARRC Commercialises Natural-FR. TARRC’s Natural-FR authorised for use in entrance matting for London Underground TARRC Commercialises Natural-FR

TARRC is pleased to announce that its zero halogen, low smoke, low toxic rubber compound Natural-FR has been approved for use in entrance matting after a successful trial at a London Underground station. .... More >>
TARRC to extend its tyre testing facilities with new 2-station passenger rig

TARRC is adding to its comprehensive tyre testing facilities with the purchase of a new 2-station passenger test rig as part of its significant investment programme ..... More >>
TARRC CEO becomes Dato' Dr Kamarudin Ab-Malek TARRC CEO becomes Dato' Dr Kamarudin Ab-Malek

Dr Kamarudin Ab-Malek, TARRC CEO, attended an investiture ceremony on Friday 6th February, at which the award of Darjah Indera Mahkota Pahang (DIMP) was conferred .... More >>
TARRC showcased EKOPRENA @ Tire Technology Expo 2015

TARRC showcased EKOPRENATM at Tire Technology Expo 2015, in Cologne, Germany from 10th-12th February 2015. .... More >>
TARRC's consultancy, Rubber Consultants, becomes Corporate Members of the Rubber Division, ACS TARRC's consultancy, Rubber Consultants, becomes Corporate Members of the Rubber Division, ACS

TARRC and RC have a close, long standing relationship with the Rubber Division in the US and RC has now furthered that affiliation by becoming a corporate member. .... More >>
TARRC's CEO, Dr Kamarudin Ab-Malek wins the BC Sekhar Award 2014 TARRC's CEO wins the BC Sekhar Award

Dr Kamarudin Ab-Malek, CEO of TARRC, was awarded the BC Sekhar Award for his work on rubber in engineering and the promotion of seismic rubber bearing technology .... More >>
TARRC Launches Natural-FR the zero halogen, low smoke, low toxic modified NR compound #NaturalFR TARRC Launches 'Natural-FR'

The zero halogen, low smoke, low toxic modified NR compound developed at TARRC, Natural-FR, is currently undergoing commercial trials. If you need a NR compound to protect your components from fire .... More >>
Speciation & Adulteration Testing now offered by RC Speciation & Adulteration Testing now offered by RC

TARRC's Rubber Consultants now offers Speciation and Adulteration testing. There is also a new information sheet for Biotechnology services and Analytical testing .... More >>
TARRC CEO meets Dr Mahathir TARRC CEO meets former Prime Minister of Malaysia

Dr Kamarudin Ab-Malek, CEO of TARRC met the former Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Tun Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad, at the Perdana Leadership Foundation, in Putrajaya .... More >>
TARRC's Colin Robinson on the A5 Helpdesk TARRC launches new Helpdesk

The A5 team from TARRC and Malaysian Rubber Board (LGM) has set up a new Helpdesk at A5support@tarrc.co.uk. .... More >>

 Forthcoming Events

Click on each link below for more details:

Tire Technology Expo 2016
16th-18th February
Hannover, Germany


Automechanika Dubai 2016
8-10 May
Dubai, UAE


Automechanika Birmingham 2016
7th-9th June
NEC, Birmingham, UK


International Elastomer Conference & Rubber Expo 2016
11th - 13th October
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

 Links

Rubber Consultants
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RC Pharma

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Ekoprena Brochure 2014
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Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB)    Malaysian External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)    Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA)

TARRC Publications site

Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB)
MATRADE
MIDA
MREPC
Brickendonbury Conference Centre
TARRC Staff Email

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

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All TARRC Research and Testing Units are certified to ISO 9001: 2008 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 on logos below to view TARRC's ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 17025:2005 Certificates.

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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