AEC boasts both a test laboratory, where all the tests required by the standards in force are carried out, and two photometric laboratories, where a staff of professionals performs certified photometric and radiometric measurements by providing the customer with all the information needed to qualitatively characterize the lighting project.
AEC laboratories are supervised by a third party at DEKRA and UL.
The photometric lab is under supervision in accordance with:
EN 13032-1 2012
Measurement and presentation of photometric data of lamps and luminaire.
EN 13032-4 2015
Light and lighting. Measurement and presentation of photometric data of lamps and luminaires. LED lamps, modules and luminaires.
Electrical and Photometric Measurements of Solid-State Lighting Products.
Characterization of LED Light Engines and LED Lamps for Electrical and Photometric Properties as a Function of Temperature.
The AEC test laboratory is certified by UL according to the WMT procedures for the release of the ENEC mark in compliance with the following reference standards:
IEC 60598-1 lighting fittings
IEC 60598-2-3 street lighting fittings
IEC 60598-2-5 projectors
IEC 62031 LED modules
The laboratory is also certified by UL according to the WTDP programme for the release of the UL mark in compliance with the following reference standards:
UL1598 lighting fittings
CSA C22.2 No. 250.0-08 lighting fittings
UL8750 LED modules
CSA C22.2 No. 250.13-12 LED modules
In the laboratory AEC staff carries out electromagnetic compatibility tests according to:
IEC 61547 immunity from caused disturbances
IEC 61000-3-2 harmonics
IEC 61000-3-3 flicker
EN 55015 (CISPR 15)
EN 62493 (EMF)
Assessment of Lighting Equipment related to Human Exposure to Electromagnetic Fields.
The AEC safety test laboratory is also recognised by the American market.