Accredited Testing Laboratory

The Accredited Test laboratory is an independent structural unit within Elkabel JSC Burgas. It supports accreditation from the Bulgarian Accreditation Service since 1970 till now. Since 2003 the Test Laboratory is accredited according to the requirements of BDS EN ISO IEC 17025, from the Bulgarian Accreditation Service.
(See Accreditations)
The Test Laboratory has a well functioning Quality Management System with documentation developed on high level, which is regularly evaluated by the accreditation body .   

The Test Laboratory has modern facilities and Equipment that ensures the conditions for the tests within the scope of activities. It is regularly updated in accordance within current technical requirements. The equipment is calibrated in accredited laboratories with traceability to national and international standards.
The laboratory services the production of Elkabel and external customers.

    The Accredited Test Laboratory has following main working directions:
  • Incoming control of materials for production of cables and conductors;

  • Operational control for production of cables and conductors;

  • Qualifying of ready production;

  • Type test of cables and conductors;(Services)

  • Implementation of long term tests for middle voltage power cables with XLPE insulation.

    • The Test Laboratory performs all its activities strictly observing the confidentiality of information concerning all clients. The access of outside persons is regulated.
      The management of the laboratory and its assistants comply with and maintain the requirements of BDS EN ISO/IEC 17025 in its daily work.