Research and Development Drive CVG’s Product Innovation

At Commercial Vehicle Group, our state-of-the-art Research and Development Center brings enhanced performance and customized solutions that deliver safety, comfort, technology, innovation and product performance to the heavy truck, construction, agriculture and specialty vehicle industries.

Our 37,500-square-foot R&D Center, which opened in 2007 adjacent to our company headquarters in New Albany, OH, represents the heart of our mission to advance ingenuity and technology and become the leading global supplier to the commercial vehicle industry.

Our talented R&D staff is committed to developing new products and finding ways to improve existing products—from concept, to prototype, to production—to meet evolving industry needs. We pay great attention to understanding and improving conditions for workers who spend long hours using commercial and heavy duty vehicles.

CVG’s R&D Center features laboratories for virtual driving, acoustics, thermal efficiency, benchmarking, multi-axis durability, biomechanics, comfort, prototyping and process prove-out. Our engineering research is continuous, as is our dedication to delivering innovative, diversified products in Seating, Electrical, Trim, Structures and Mirrors that improve safety and performance.