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Cary, NC, United States, 2010/04/18 - CertifiGroup helps manufacturers comply with product certification for US / Canada / EU (UL, CSA, CE) with lab sessions in Cary NC. Visit Booth 1824 at the ATX South in Charlotte April 28-29.
One of the keys to competing in the North American and European markets is being prepared for regulatory hurdles. With the right planning and design techniques, there can be a great advantage in time to market with no delays at the testing laboratory. Most testing labs are very similar in this way: When issuing a quotation for certification work, the quote “Assumes” the product will be compliant. Many manufacturers have the experience and engineering staff to submit compliant products – many more do not.
It’s important to ask the following questions: Has the correct product Standard been identified? Was it used in the design from the beginning? Was testing performed with the correct test, testing techniques and test equipment? Will this testing turn out the same when the product reaches the testing lab?
If the answers to any of these questions are “No” or unknown, assistance from a qualified, experienced lab is needed to avoid delays and cost increases. With the correct preparation products can be ready for certification, and the manufacturer can gain a significant competitive advantage, selling in North America and Europe well ahead of other companies with similar products.
CertifiGroup currently provides this advantage to many companies, and is now offering free evaluation time at the Cary NC testing laboratory. These complimentary sessions can make the difference between a quick regulatory process and delays and failures at the testing lab.
This initial evaluation will include review of applicable product Standards, materials and component selection, engineering drawings and prototype / sample product safety overview. To sign up for this evaluation or to arrange product safety training, visit us at the AM Advanced Manufacturing ATX Automated Technology Expo, Booth 1824, call CertifiGroup at 800-422-1651, or visit the website: CertifiGroup.com and submit a contact form.
CertifiGroup (certifigroup.com) also regularly provides UL Certifications, CE Marking, SEMI S2 evaluations for semiconductor equipment, IP Code ingress protection testing, hazardous (Classified) location certification, solar and wind turbines, medical and laboratory equipment, and field evaluations for hundreds of categories of equipment.
Stop by booth 1824 at the AM Advanced Manufacturing ATX Automated Technology Expo at the Charlotte Convention Center April 29-29. to sign up for your free product evaluation session.