About Central Test House, Controllerate of Quality Assurance (GS)
Central Test House of the Controllerate of Quality Assurance (General Stores) is one of the proficient laboratories for the testing of materials and manufactured products in the Directorate General Quality Assurance, Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence, Government of India. It is situated in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh and well known for the wide range of mechanical and physical tests it provide. It can test samples of a diverse range of materials including paper wrapping craft, wooden tool handle, tin container, plywood, mule shoe and galvanized tub iron. Amongst the various tests it offers, some are pH test, test for mass of zinc coating, leakage test, drop test and hydraulic pressure test.