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AS/NZS 3013 fire and mechanical performance of wiring system elements

Austest Laboratories is pleased to announce further expansion of its capabilities to include mechanical testing of cables and wiring elements…

Wed, 15 Aug 2018  |  Read more

EMC Testing Melbourne Vic

Austest Labs has provided EMC testing services since 1994 in NSW and 1997 in South Australia.  We are pleased to…

Tue, 7 Aug 2018  |  Read more

ASA Opens 2nd office in China

Australian Safety Approval has opened a 2nd office in China (PRC) to assist local manufacturers in obtaining product safety approval certificates for…

Thu, 12 Jul 2018  |  Read more

Requirements for DC isolators

AS/NZS 4417.2:2012 is the standard that State based product safety regulators and JAS-ANZ accredited certifiers use for definitions and determinations…

Thu, 12 Jul 2018  |  Read more

Austest Adelaide Open Day and Free Seminars

Austest Laboratories Para Hills West SA will be conducting an open day of our new facilities on September the 19th…

Thu, 12 Jul 2018  |  Read more

RCBO Prohibition Notice now in force

ESV’s (Energy Safe Victoria) Prohibition Notice for RCBOs came into force 1 July.  ESV took steps in early 2017 to…

Wed, 11 Jul 2018  |  Read more

Austest Labs Melbourne new location

Austest Laboratories has secured to new premises at Reservoir, 12km north of the Melbourne CBD and ~20min from Melbourne airport. …

Wed, 11 Jul 2018  |  Read more

Rob Weir, Austest Labs Melbourne

Austest Laboratories is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Weir, who oversees and co-ordinates all wireless and EMC testing…

Wed, 11 Jul 2018  |  Read more

Battery Storage Systems Guide now available

The Best Practice Guide: Battery Storage Equipment – Electrical Safety Requirements (the guide) and the associated Battery Storage Equipment – Risk Matrix have been…

Mon, 9 Jul 2018  |  Read more

Spotlight on Australian Suppliers, Allied Data Systems

Continuing our support for Australian manufacturers of products and components, our spotlight on suppliers this quarter is Allied Data Systems.…

Sun, 24 Jun 2018  |  Read more

Land Forces 2018

Austest will once again be exhibiting at Land Forces in Adelaide from the 4th thru the 6th of September at…

Tue, 19 Jun 2018  |  Read more

3 additional Environmental Chambers Austest Labs Melbourne

Austest Laboratories Melbourne has commissioned 3 additional temperature and humidity chambers operating over a -40 to +100°C, 20 – 98%RH…

Fri, 8 Jun 2018  |  Read more

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