About Microtek Laboratories
Microtek Laboratories, established in 1986 dedicated to serving electronic material, component, coating, composite material, resin compound, polymer and insulating material industries. Microtek provides the highest level of support and services to commercial, military aerospace, medical, aerospace and automotive markets worldwide.
Recognized as the industry leader, the capabilities of Microtek Laboratories extend beyond those of a typical test and R&D facility. Through active involvement in professional industry groups, Microtek has earned a reputation for uncommon insight and visionary thinking and understanding the value and benefits of a comprehensive LIMS and that is applied in its daily operations. The skilled and experienced staff at Microtek is often consulted on various engineering and test program issues and shares much of that knowledge by authoring articles, conducting seminars and chairing national and international committees. Microtek has an unequaled capability of assisting companies with achieving their objectives and goals for the future. When growth, expansion or production difficulties require you to reach for top-tier independent resources, turn to Microtek Laboratories – for testing, research and development, consulting and educational assistance.
Certifications, Accreditations and Laboratory Suitability Status
Microtek Laboratories is a fully accredited, international independent testing facility through the following:
The American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA)
The A2LA accreditation covers the specific tests and types of tests listed on the agreed scope of accreditation. This credential includes the important assessment to the ISO/IEC 17025 "General Requirements for the Competence of Calibration and Testing Laboratories" (equivalent to relevant requirements of the ISO 9000 series of standards) and any additional program requirements in the identified field of testing.
Defense Logistics Agency – Land and Maritime (DLA)
Microtek Laboratories has been approved and has Commercial Laboratory Suitability Status
International Traffic and Arms (ITAR)
Any person or company who engages the United States in the business of either manufacturing or exporting defense articles or furnishing defense services is required to register and keep their registration current with this Office pursuant to the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations ITAR Part 122. Registration serves as a precondition to submitting an application for an export license or other approval from the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC), or to use of export exemptions.
UL Client Agent Program (CAP)
The Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Client Agent Program (CAP) is an extension of our services and allows Microtek Laboratories to provide test data and services to our customers that provide a significant portion of the information base for UL review and ultimate approval of our client’s test program. The advantages to Microtek’s customers utilizing Microtek for UL testing can be extremely beneficial. We provide our UL related clients with unmatched value resulting from prompt response to programs requests and reduced program initiation and service capabilities that our customers have come to expect.
UL Third Party Test Data Program (TPTDP)
IPC Certified Training Facility
IPC-A-600, Nearly everything electronic in the universe depends on the printed wiring board (PWB). From the simplest toys to the most intelligent computers, all are useless if the PWB’s inside of them are not functional. That means printed board quality is the responsibility of thousands of people both inside and outside manufacturing.
IPC-A-610, Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies is the most widely used standard published by the IPC. With multiple language versions, it has an international reputation as the source for end product acceptance criteria for consumer and high reliability printed wiring assemblies.
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