DVGW-Forschungsstelle am Engler-Bunte-Institut
des Karlsruher Instituts für Technologie (KIT)







TESTING AND CERTIFICATION

 
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  • Type testing
    • According to the Gas Appliance Regulation (EU/2016/426)
    • According to the Pressure Equipment Directive (2014/68/EU)
    • According to the Efficiency Directive (92/42/EEC)
    • According to the EMC Directive (2014/30/EU)
    • According to the Low Voltage Directive (2014/35/EU)
    • According to the Labelling Directive (2010/30/EC)
    • According to the EcoDesign Directive (2009/125/EC)
    • According to the Regulations (EU)
      • 811/203
      • 812/203
      • 813/203
      • 814/203
      • 65/2014
      • 66/2014
    • According to the national standards and directives
  • Gas specific auditing
  • Additional tests for the DVGW Quality Mark
  • Additional tests for the Ecolabel Blauer Engel (Blue Angel)
  • Additional testing of QM-systems
  • Gas specific testimonial
  • Testing of components
    • Gas shut-off valves for gas installation, distribution and gas transmission
    • Gas shut-off valves of PE-HD and metal transition joints (PE-HD)
    • Gas tapping valves
    • Gas-Anbohrarmaturen
    • Gas pressure regulators
    • Safety shut-off valves/pressure relief valves
    • Connections for pipes
    • Pipe caps
    • Isolating joints
    • Gas hoses and corrugated stainless steel tubing systems
    • Components for appliances (solenoid valves, pressure regulators, flame failure devices, pressure switches, temperature control devices, limiters and cut-off, gas/air ratio controls (mechanical and electronic))
    • Gas meters
    • Mechanical resistance of housings
Prüfung von Gaszählern
  • Testing of Electromagnetic Compatibility
    • Safety relevant EMC phenomena (EN 60335-2-102)
    • Emission according to generic standard (EN 61000-6-3-4)
    • Emission according to generic standard (EN 61000-6-1/-2)
    • Immunity against electromagnetic fields
    • Electrostatic discharges (ESD)
    • Immunity against fast transient bursts
    • Immunity against voltage surges
    • Immunity against conducted disturbances
    • Immunity against voltage fluctuation, voltage drop, voltage interruption
    • Electromagnetic fields with regard to human exposure (EN 62233)
 
  • Testing of Gas Appliances
    • Wall hanging and floor standing gas boilers, condensing boilers
    • Household cooking appliances
    • Space heaters and gas fired insets
    • Gas appliances for commercial catering, equipment, bakeries, butcheries, laundries
    • Water heaters
    • Camping gas appliances/gas appliances for vehicles
    • Radiant heaters including efficiency measurement
    • Refrigerating and cooling appliances
    • Air heaters
    • Testing of flue systems
    • Fuel cells
    • Oil boiler
    • Micro-CHP systems
  • Testing of Electronic Components and Electrical Safety
    • Burner control systems (EN 298, EN 230, EN 60730-2-5)
    • Testing of fault behaviour of electric and electronic components
    • Electrical equipment of furnaces (EN 50156)
    • Electrical equipment of non-electric heated appliances (EN 60335)
    • Automatic electrical controls (EN 60730)
    • Protection by enclosure (IP-Code) (EN 60529)
    • Safety of machines (EN 60204)
    • Temperature sensing regulation and limiting control (EN 14597)
    • Software of safety components (EN 60730-1, Annex I; EN 60335-1, Annex R)
    • Electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use (EN 61010-1)
rüfung von elektronischen Bauteilen
  • Testing of non metallic materials
    • Elastomeric sealing materials and materials for diaphragms
    • Gasket materials based on synthetic fibres, graphite, PTFE and rubber/cork
    • Lubricants for gas valves
    • LPG-hoses, laboratory hoses and safety hoses
    • Sealing material and leak detector spray
    • Corrosion protection tapes
  • Testing of metallic materials
    • Tensile strength/elongation at break
    • Impact tests (at different ambient temperatures)
    • Composition/crystal structure
Materialprüfung
 

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Flyer "Test Laboratory Gas": flyer_dvgw_pl_en.pdf
Flyer "Prüfungen an Gaszählern": flyer_dvgw_gaszaehler.pdf