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Accredited Testing, does it really matter ?

Background: There are 3 generally accepted types of product and component testing.  The type of testing is usually determined by…

Fri, 8 Jun 2018  |  Read more

Austest Labs commissions new 30KN shaker

Austest Laboratories Sydney has taken delivery on a new 7.5T, 30KN electro dynamic vibration shaker system with a 100mm displacement…

Mon, 21 May 2018  |  Read more

Telecommunications Certification Body Statements, just the facts

The Background:  Arising from the Telecommunications Act 1997, the ACMA administered a Certification Body Scheme.  Our company, Approval Specialists Pty.…

Thu, 3 May 2018  |  Read more

EMC Test Engineer Positions Available, Melbourne and Sydney

UPDATE 28/5/18 : POSITIONS FILLED Austest Laboratories is the leading Australian Telecommunications/EMC/Environmental and Product Safety Compliance Test Lab, providing test…

Mon, 9 Apr 2018  |  Read more

Testing of LTE-Advanced devices and VoLTE

Austest Laboratories recently purchased a Rhode & Schwarz wireless communications test set covering testing of LTE-Advanced devices for measurement of…

Sun, 8 Apr 2018  |  Read more

Spotlight on Australian Suppliers, Baron Rubber

Austest Laboratories strongly supports Australian manufacturers of products and components.  On a regular basis, we will be highlighting Australian companies…

Mon, 26 Mar 2018  |  Read more

Austest Adelaide gains full accreditation for Defence and Commercial EMC and Environmental Test Standards

Austest Laboratories located at Para Hills West SA has undergone a recent audit and achieved NATA MRA partner accreditation to…

Sun, 18 Mar 2018  |  Read more

Position Vacant Electrical Safety Compliance Engineer/Technician Melbourne Vic

Austest Laboratories is a leading Product Compliance Test Facility, providing comprehensive test and certification services for electrical, IT & telecommunications products.…

Wed, 14 Mar 2018  |  Read more

Cable lengths for EMC testing

We receive numerous questions when clients submit products for EMC testing and a typical one concerns associated cables.  The only…

Tue, 20 Feb 2018  |  Read more

New Impact, Tension and Compression equipment Austest Sydney

Over January,  Austest’s Environmental Testing Department has successfully completed commissioning of Radmana ITR-2000 Instrumented Impact Tester and Shimadzu UMH-10 Universal Testing…

Sun, 18 Feb 2018  |  Read more

Australian requirements for Power Assisted Bicycles

Bicycles with small electric motors are becoming more popular.  Here is a summary of the regulatory requirements applicable to importers…

Thu, 15 Feb 2018  |  Read more

AS/NZS 62368.1:2018 published today

Standards Australia have today published a new electrical safety product standard covering information technology equipment, audio visual equipment and their…

Thu, 15 Feb 2018  |  Read more

Austest Adelaide V2.0

As the only commercial EMC lab in South Australia, Austest Laboratories Adelaide has been providing EMC testing services to South Australian…

Thu, 30 Nov 2017  |  Read more

EXPLAINING SRS – PART 3 Higher Level SRS Shock Tests

Higher Level SRS Shock Tests As noted in our earlier article EXPLAINING SRS – PART 2, manufacturers and end customers…

Wed, 29 Nov 2017  |  Read more

Austest adds Automotive EMC Immunity Standards for Vehicle mounted Devices

Austest Laboratories is proud to announce test capabilities for a suite of automotive based EMC standards.  These standards apply to…

Wed, 29 Nov 2017  |  Read more