About Motrac Research
Motrac Research Engineering Limited is a company born out of a successful and award winning collaboration between Motrac Race Engineering Limited and The University of Chester, Faculty of Science and Engineering. The company represents a natural progression building on a growing demand for expertise in areas of environmental sustainability and associated product development and draws from 35 years of industrial experience.
Thornton Science Park, formerly the site of the Shell Oil Technology Research Centre, is now the Faculty of Science and Engineering for the University of Chester. Within the faculty we have significant expertise in combustion processes, automotive and the energy sector.
Working with a global fuel treatment manufacturer, formulations were developed and tested through a robust and comprehensive research & development programme, opening new markets and product opportunities.
Working with two multinational clients, a ground-breaking motorcycle engine lubricant was rigorously tested in a 12 month field trial. Motrac Research, managed and delivered the project, providing technical expertise and a team of professional test riders.
An ambient gaseous emissions monitoring device was configured and built for a bespoke underground mining application to better understand exposure to potentially harmful gases.