Laboratory service

Tests on low voltage busbars

Ensayos de embarrados de baja tensión

We carry out type tests on low voltage busbars according to the IEC 61439-6 Standard Part 6: Busbar trunking systems (busways).

Manufacturers of low voltage busbars must ensure that the products they sell comply with the electrical safety regulatory requirements as well as the specifications determined by their customers.

We are able to carry out different types of accredited tests to improve the product and analyse potential failures.

We offer the following services:

Full type tests in accordance with IEC Standards:

Resistance of the materials and parts

  • Corrosion resistance
  • Properties of the insulating materials
  • Verification of the thermal stability of enclosures
  • Verification of the resistance of insulating materials to abnormal heat and fire due to internal electric effects
  • Lifting
  • Mechanical impact
  • Marking
  • Ability to withstand mechanical loads
  • Thermal cycling test
  • Degree of protection (IPXX)
  • Insulation distances and creepage distances
  • Protection against electric shock and integrity of protective circuits
  • Effectiveness of protective circuits
  • Effectiveness of the continuity between the exposed conductive parts of the BTS and the protective circuit
  • Resistance of the protective circuit to withstand a short-circuit

Dielectric properties

  • Rated power frequency withstand voltage
  • Lightning impulse test
  • Verification of temperature rise
  • Verification of resistance to short-circuiting
  • Mechanical performance

Our laboratories have the following capacity:

  • Short-circuit Tests: 100 kA, 1 s
  • Large chambers for temperature rise tests at high temperatures: 5.5 x 4 x 4 m; 4.2 x 3 x 2.6 m

Aimed at:

  • Electrical Companies
  • Manufacturers of electrical panels
  • Engineering Firms
  • Installers
  • Electrical Maintenance Firms
  • Industrial Plants
  • Promoters of Renewable Energies

Accreditations and Recognition

Acreditación ENAC ILAC para el sector materiales según ISO 17025 con nº expediente 4/LE148
ENAC ILAC accreditation for electrical testing in compliance with ISO 17025, under file No. 4/LE148
Organismo Notificado Nº 1292 para el Reglamento de Productos de la Construcción
Official Body certified by the Electromagnetic Compatibility EMC 2014/30/UE Directive
Organismo Notificado Nº 1292 para el Reglamento de Productos de la Construcción
Official Body certified by the Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/UE
Organismo Notificado Nº 1292 para el Reglamento de Productos de la Construcción
Official Body certified by The Measuring Instruments Directive 2014/32/EU
Lovag
ES-02 registered laboratory by the LOVAG (Low Voltage Agreement Group) European Association
IEC
IECEE CB testing laboratory
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