National Authorized Body No. AO 210, Certification Body No. 3051, Testing Laboratory No. 1019, Notified Body No. NB 1026

Competence

National:

Authorized body AO 210 for:

  • Equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres according to the Czech Government Order No. 116/2016 Col. (2014/34/EU Directive). We are authorized for all modules of conformity assessment.
  • Low voltage electrical equipment according to the Czech Government Order 17/2003 Col. (73/23/EEC Directive)
  • Selected construction products according to the Czech Government Order No. 163/2002 Col.

International:

  • Notified Body No. 1026 for equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres according to 2014/34/EU Directive. We are notified for all modules of conformity assessment.
  • Member of IEC Ex Scheme
  • Approved Ex Certification body ExCB and Ex Testing Laboratory ExTL operating within the IECEx Scheme
  • Accreditation:
  • Accredited Certification Body No. 3051 for:
    • electrical as well as non-electrical equipment and protective systems intended for use in explosive atmospheres
    • manufacturer’s quality systems assessment
    • low voltage electric switchboards and household pumps as appliances
    • paint spraying equipment
    • assessment of effectivity of anti-electrostatic provisions
    • electrical equipment of machines used in potentially explosive atmospheres
    • analyzers of flammable and toxic gases as well as oxygen
    • electromagnetic compatibility
  • Accredited testing laboratory No. 1019 for:
    • electric and non-electric equipment and protective systems intended for use in explosive atmospheres
    • low voltage electrical equipment
    • flammable gas, toxic gas and oxygen analyzers
    • electrostatic properties of plastic materials
    • friction sparks properties of metal materials
    • electromagnetic compatibility
    • physical properties of flammable gases and dusts
    • bonfire tests of automotive LPG and CNG containers
  • Accredited “A” Inspection Body No. 4031 for:
    • electrical and non-electrical equipment installations in the explosion hazardous areas according to Czech Gov.Ord. No. 406/2004Col. (1999/92/EC Directive)
    • means of explosion prevention/protection according to Czech Gov. Ord. No. 406/2004 Col. (1999/92/EC Directive)
    • electromagnetic compatibility of electric installations
    • competence of companies for repairing of explosion-proof equipment

The other competence

  • member of CQS and IQNet  association for the certification of quality management systems
  • expertise body commissioned by national Czech mine authority for the issuing of expert evidence regarding the firedamp explosion in mines
  • Institute, qualified by the Czech Ministry of Justice, as the authorized expert for the assessment of cause for explosion in the field of explosion hazard.