Electrical

NIST Technology Transfer 2016 Report

Earlier this month, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, known as NIST, published the 2016 Annual Report on Technology Transfer. The report gives a detailed overview of technology transfer […]

Electromagnetic Compatiability EMC / Electromagnetic Interference EMI
Electrical

International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Standards

International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Standards are published standards for technologies related to electrics and electronics, known as “electrotechnology”.  Devices that use/produce electricity, or contain electronic components rely on standards to […]

Electrical

Photometric Testing

Photometric testing includes testing any light emitting device such as LEDs, lamps, signs, luminaires, and more for product performance in an effort to ensure the device meets regulatory demands. These […]

Electrical

HASS Testing / HALT Testing

Highly Accelerated Stress Screening (HASS) and Highly Accelerated Life Test (HALT) are collectively known as Accelerated Stress Testing (AST) and are product reliability tests done with the intent to find […]

Electrical

Electromagnetic Interference EMI Testing

Electromagnetic interference, or EMI, is a test done to determine the amount of energy an electric product produces. If the amount of energy emitted is too high it can interfere […]

Electrical

LM-79 and LM-80: LED Testing Standards

Need LM-79 and LM-80 certification testing? Contract Laboratory has received many recent test requests looking for electrical certification testing, including LM-79 and LM-80. LM-79 and LM-80 are testing standards for performance […]

Electrical

EN Standards Testing and Analysis

Today, ContractLaboratory.com received a Laboratory Test Request from a corporation that needed EN Standards Testing. The corporation was looking for a laboratory to perform testing to EN Standard 61000,  Electromagnetic […]