Renault Sport Formula One Team extends technical collaboration with PerkinElmer

Renault Sport Formula One Team and PerkinElmer, Inc. announce today a long-term extension to their existing technical collaboration.

PerkinElmer will continue to provide Renault Sport Formula One Team with its innovative detection, informatics and service capabilities to support performance characterisation of race car components.

A dedicated PerkinElmer scientific laboratory operates within the team’s Enstone facility where the latest thermal analysis, infrared spectroscopy and imaging technologies are being used for proactive monitoring, issue prevention and to enhance the performance of the team’s F1 car, the Renault R.S.18.

Bob Bell, Chief Technical Officer, Renault Sport Formula One Team:
“Quality control is of paramount importance in a sport where components are frequently operating close to their structural limit and for many years now the team’s Materials Lab has drawn benefits from the technical collaboration with PerkinElmer. The mutual commitment to continue this collaboration will increase our understanding of the materials we use and have positive repercussions on safety, reliability and performance.”

Carl Raimond, Vice President, Global Head of Sales & Service, Discovery & Analytical Solutions, PerkinElmer:
“PerkinElmer is pleased to continue this scientific collaboration with Renault Sport Formula One Team. At the heart of this relationship is a passionate desire to work together with the team in their pursuit of performance, quality and safety. We are looking forward to supporting each other and being part of the innovation journey that will help Renault Sport Formula One Team get to the front of the grid.”