Make sure cables perform to perfection
Industrial. Domestic. Power. Communication. Cables are used across many fields, across every continent.
Faults in the design or manufacture of cables can lead to serious malfunctions in the equipment they connect. So testing is crucial for a cable’s safety, performance and reliability.
At TÜV SÜD, we test all aspects of cables and certify them. Power cables. Instrumentation cables. Communication cables. We ensure they all meet their required performance figures. If your cables are covered by an EU Directive, we can provide you with the appropriate Accreditation of Conformity certificates.
Beyond ensuring that your cables are performing at their peak, we provide you with the certification to prove it.
Our services at a glance
- Tensile and compression test
- Cold impact and bending test
- Thermal expansion test
- Hot pressure test
- Heat shock test
- Flammability test
- Temperature index test
- Oxygen index test
- Smoke density test
- Acidic and corrosive gases test
Products that can be tested, but not limited to the following, include:
- Low, medium and high voltage power cables
- Communication cables (such as coaxial cables)
- Fire resistant cables
- Marine cables
- Flexible cords
- Lift cables
- Instrumentation and control cables
- Overhead conductors
- Conduits and accessories