Woodward Combustion Test Capability

    Leaders in Aircraft Turbine Combustion Test


    Woodward maintains industry-leading test capability for all aspects of nozzle and spraybar design and development.

    Test capabilities include:

    • Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV)  
    • Phase-Doppler Particle Analyzer (PDPA)
    • Optical Patternation
    • Radial and Zone Patternation
    • High Speed Video for spray and flame visualization
    • Particle Size and Spray Angle
    • Full Range in Flow and Pressure measurement
    • Inclusive environmental testing capabilities

    Woodward has a dual-cell combustion test facility for evaluating single- and multi-burner performance. The combustion test facility is utilized for ignition, flame stability, and a variety of high-temperature performance tests. Capabilities include medium pressure and high temperature


    airflow. Our state-of-the-art facility boasts remote data monitoring, an array of safety equipment, and compliance with federal and local environmental regulations.

    Woodward leverages capability across all sites to address all customer needs. For example, TCS products can be tested as a system at Rockford’s system Test Facility or in Loveland’s Engine Test Lab.