CE marking and FCC certification

Testing and certification of products to European markets, American and Canadian.

CE Marking

Sicom performs tests and prepares the documentation for CE marking of different types of electrical products, electronic and for telecommunications. These include for example:

  • transmitter or receiving radio products, as radio controls, WiFi access points, ZigBee products and Short Range Device (SRD or short-range devices)
  • appliances
  • products used in railways and in the marine sector
  • Automation and control systems
  • mobile phones GSM/GPRS/EDGE, GSM-R, UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA and DECT cordless phones
  • digital terrestrial tuner DVB-T and DVB-H
  • products that include certified radio modules

The main directives are:

  • Directive 2014/53/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of the 16 April 2014 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to the making available on the market of radio equipment and repealing Directive 1999/5/EC
  • Directive 2014/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of the 26 February 2014 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to electromagnetic compatibility
  • Directive 2014/35/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of the 26 February 2014 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to the making available on the market of electrical equipment designed for use within certain voltage limits
  • Council recommendation 1999/519/EC of the 12 July 1999 on the limitation of exposure of the general public to electromagnetic fields 0 Hz to 300 GHz
  • Directive 2002/96/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of the 27 January 2003 on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE)
  • Directive 2001/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of the 3 December 2001 on the general product safety
  • Directive 2008/57/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of the 17 June 2008 on the interoperability of the rail system within the community
  • Directive 2014/90/EU (ex 96/98/EC) of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 July 2014 on marine equipment

FCC certification and ISED

Sicom offers to companies wishing to get closer to the US and Canadian markets a comprehensive service of testing and certification of their products, thanks also to the collaboration with accredited partner laboratories and certification bodies.

For the marketing of electronic products in the United States it is necessary to proceed to the testing and therefore to their authorization in accordance with Title 47 of the code of federal regulations (CFR), regarding electronic equipment, radio and telecommunications.

SICOM is able to offer support to its clients with paperwork and testing for the authorization of products through the procedures of Verification, Declaration of Conformity and Certification.

Our lab provides testing and certification services for radio and electronic products in the Canadian market in accordance with the Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED), such as ICES-003, RSS-102 and others.

Sicom can also provide a representative for products sold in United States and in Canada.

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