RLE USA operates in two Metro Detroit locations with a primary focus on transportation industry Engineering, Research & Development solutions. 

  • Robert-Kokx-President-RLE-USA

    We manage complex engineering and design solutions

    Robert Kokx,
    President RLE USA

The Engineering Development Center in Madison Heights is a state of the art facility, fully equipped to provide complex engineering and design solutions. The Prototype & Build Center in Sterling Heights has 11,000 sq. ft. available to realize full-scale solutions for validation and testing purposes. RLE USA currently employs over 100 experienced Engineers, Designers, Program Managers and support staff working throughout its two locations and on-site with OEM customers.

Software capabilities:

Unigraphics, Catia, Nastran, LS-Dyna, Abaqus, ISight, Heeds, Tosca, Optistruct, CDH/AMLS, ZDH/VAO, Ansa, Hyperworks

RLE USA’s core competencies include:

  • Production Design and Engineering
  • Concept Development
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Target Setting
  • CAE Lead Structural Development and Weight Reduction
  • System Integration
  • Homologation / Certification
  • ADA Compliancy & Accessible  Solutions
  • Automotive: BIW, Interior, Exterior, System Integration
  • Rail Transportation: Movable and stationary platforms, Mechanical and structural solutions, Ergonomics



31701 Research Park Drive
Madison Heights, MI 48071
Phone +1 – 248 – 498 – 5200