About Element Skelmersdale
Element Skelmersdale is a European Explosive Atmosphere Testing center of excellence. We help manufacturers of electronic devices with testing and certification of their products for use in potentially explosive or hazardous atmospheres including petrochemical, oil and gas, mining, food processing, aircraft refueling, and pharmaceuticals.
Laboratory Capabilities and Services
Our areas of expertise at Skelmersdale include Explosive Atmosphere Testing, EMC Testing, Radio Testing, and Global Market Access (GMA).
- A shielded rooms
- Semi / fully anechoic chambers
- A screened room (transient) shielded room
- (Semi / fully anechoic (MAC) numerous bench laboratories
- A wide range of power supplies are available
- A freezer/oven enclosure size for a thermal stability test
- A humidity enclosure size for a thermal stability test
- A dust chamber
There are different worldwide certification schemes that define the safety levels of products for use in hazardous areas, such as oil and gas, petrochemical, aerospace, and military refueling. Our experts at Skelmersdale can determine which certification scheme is most suitable for your equipment and help you meet the requirements of global explosive atmosphere protection standards and directives.
Element Skelmersdale has UKAS accreditation to International Standard ISO/IEC 17025:2017 and ISO/IEC 17065:2012. It is also a Notified Body for the ATEX Directive, an IECEx Certification Body, and an IECEx Testing Laboratory.
The full scope of our accreditations and approvals is available for download below.
Our Testing Services
EMC Testing Services
Find out about Element's comprehensive range of EMC service and testing capabilities in the USA, UK, and Germany.
RED & CE Marking
Find out Element helps manufacturers, distributors and importers to comply with the Radio Equipment Directive 2014/EU/53.
Find out how Element helps manufacturers of electronic devices to make certain that they are safe for use for use in potentially explosive or hazardous atmospheres.
Find out how Element’s experts helps its customers to bring a diverse range of electronic, wireless, medical and consumer products to a worldwide audience.
Approvals, accreditations and documents
Hull JOSCAR Certificate
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Skelmersdale IECEE NCB Certificate
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Skelmersdale ISO 17025 UKAS Certificate
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Skelmersdale ISO 17025 UKAS Scope
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Skelmersdale ISO 17065 UKAS Certificate
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Skelmersdale ISO 17065 UKAS Scope
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Skelmersdale ISO 9001 LRQA Certificate
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Skelmersdale Notified Body 0891 2014 30 EU Electromagnetic Compatibility
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Skelmersdale Notified Body 0891 2014 34 EU ATEX
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Skelmersdale Notified Body 0891 2014 53 EU Radio Equipment
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