SGS Fimko became Notified Body under the R&TTE directive
Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications Finland has appointed SGS Fimko as Notified Body under the R&TTE (Radio and Tele Terminal Equipment) directive for appendixes III, IV and V. As Notified Body SGS Fimko is third impartial part with regard to verification of conformity of radio and tele terminal equipment.
The nomination makes SGS Fimko’s present status stronger as a leading testing and certification company within the electrical, electronic and telecommunication field in Europe. SGS Fimko is now Notified Body under the R&TTE, LVD (Lov Voltage), EMC, machinery, gas appliance and energy efficiency directives and Notified Laboratory to carry out EMC testing in accordance with the Vehicle directive.
SGS Fimko tests products also in accordance with the requirements of other countries and grants certificates (e.g. SGS FI, SGS GS and ENEC) and handles the application procedure for obtaining certificates and approvals of other countries e.g. with the help of its international CB certificates for safety and CB EMC certificates for EMC.
The new status – a part of the Compliance Solutions service packageSGS Fimko offers manufacturers of electrical and electronic products comprehensive compliance solutions service package in order to ensure the products’ compliance on the global market. These compliance solutions services include selecting the right requirements, verification (e.g. testing), verification of conformity (certification) and maintenance (e.g. factory inspections) and expert and training services with regard to these. SGS Fimko has besides the laboratories in Finland several safety and EMC laboratories round the world which can carry out testing needed.
SGS is the world leader in its fieldSGS Fimko is part of the SGS Group, the world’s leading inspection, testing, verification and certification company with a staff of 53,000 persons, 2,500 of which are working in the electrical, electronic and telecommunication field. SGS is a leading testing and certification company for telecommunication, EMC and hazardous substances (RoHS) services.
For more information, please contact Mr. Matti Viita, product line manager, phone +358 9 6963 260 or +358 40 518 4543.
SGS Fimko Oy
P.O. 30, FI-00211 Helsinki, Finland
t: (09) 696 361
f: (09) 6925 474
EmailLocal website www.fi.sgs.comThe SGS Group is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With more than 53,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,000 offices and laboratories around the world.