13.03.2016 - 18.03.2016 — Hall: 4.1 Stand: K 61
IMQ is Italy’s most important certification body and a European leader in conformity assessments (certifications, tests, verifications and inspections) and laboratory tests for the electrical and electronic industries.
With the synergies of the other companies of the Group, its prestige gained from more than 60 years of experience and a complete range of services, IMQ is the partner of choice for companies who are committed to safety, quality and sustainability.
IMQ mission is:
to value quality and improve the competitive edge of companies;
to protect the manufacturer and the consumer;
to create an “ethical” market.
IMQ is a certification body accredited by Accredia. All laboratories are accredited according to the ISO/IEC 17025 standard.
The IMQ Group can provide general or targeted services for each product category, based on needs, including:
certification for EC directives
company management system certification
inspections of systems and property
international type tests
surveillance of manufacturing abroad, as well as assistance with technical formalities and training
IMQ is a member of the CB scheme, of the Zhaga consortium and signatory to numerous certification agreements in force with foreign certification bodies.
It can assist companies in obtaining marks required in leading industrialized countries.
18.000 Certified companies
140.000 Certified products
21.000 square meters (laboratories)
200.000 square meters (outdoor laboratories)
IMQ LIGHTING INDUSTRY SERVICES
Product and System Certifications
International marks, certifications and attestations (e.g. CCC, KTL, CB scheme, GS, …)
EC directives conformity
Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive (EMC) 2014/30/EU
Low Voltage Directive (LVD) 2014/35/EU
Radio Equipment Directive (RED) 2014/53/EU
IMQ’s lighting laboratory performs tests on lamps, led equipment and associated components (led ballasts, connecting devices, ….):
Photometric characterization of lighting equipment
Ageing and photometric
Mechanical (vibration, impact, low atmospheric pressure, sealing tests, UV resistance)
Impact: IK code
IP rating of casings
Electromagnetic compatibility measurements
Surge Test (up to 12 kV)
MAIN IMQ INTERNATIONAL ACTIVITIES
Info about standards and certification procedures of other nations
Preliminary orientation tests according to international standards
Issue of main European and international marks
Assistance for import and export and for conducting formalities to obtain foreign certifications
Pre-shipment controls for international trade
Supply and supplier assessment
Tests for CE marking (European directives)
Environmental services (certifications and measurements)
IMQ ACTIVITY IN THE HOME AND BUILDING AUTOMATION SECTOR
IMQ laboratory is member of KNX Italia and accredited by KNX Association to achieve inter-working and functionality tests on devices complying with the KNX standard.
The service includes technical tasks needed to achieve the KNX certification.
IMQ also offers a service to verify the electrical safety aspects of electromagnetic compatibility and radio as provided by European Directives.
Thanks to a constant focus on innovation, IMQ is able to support its customers from the earliest stages of development of a project.
In the IMQ Optical Radiation and Photometry Laboratory, tests are performed to evaluate the...
The IMQ EMC laboratory has a shielded semianechoic chamber for radiated tests an measurements...