With decades of experience, and a well-prepared staff of professionals ÉMI-TÜV SÜD Ltd. Elevator Testing Laboratory is ready to assist You. We have the largest laboratory in Central Europe to conduct structural and mechanical testing and conformity certification of elevator components and hoisting safety devices under the provisions of Directive No. 95/16/EC (Lift Directive) and the applicable FVM-GM Decree No. 108/2001 of 23 December 2001.
Our laboratory, based on its technical parameters, belongs to the group of the largest European testing facilities since it is a "Full Scale Testing Laboratory" (allowing for the examination of actual or 'life-sized' constructions).
The list of safety components subject to mandatory certification:
Safety gears and brakes
Overspeed governor for the upward motion of the LCU
Buffer (excluding spring-buffers)
Mechanical landing door lock or combined electric door-lock
Safety device against the drifting of the car
Electrical safety device
Overspeed/rupture valve, throttle.
Our Scope of Activities:
Type approval and certification of standard elevators, emergency signal systems, dispatcher services, and elevator systems providing accessibility for handicapped users.
Preliminary tests for certification
Quality control for the installation of elevators
Preparation of tender proposals and providing assistance during the evaluation phase of procurements;
Assistance in the field of standardisation;
Labour safety certification of enclosed hoisting mechanisms;
Labour safety certification of stage equipment;
Safety inspection and general examination of hoisting mechanisms.