CE Certification of New Lifts

TÜV AUSTRIA Hellas provides the following services in the field of inspection and certification of new lifts installations (before putting into service):

  1. Unit Verification, annex X of the Directive 95/16/EC. This procedure includes the examination of the design of the lift.
  2. Final Inspection, annex VI of the Directive 95/16/EC. This procedure is applied in a new lift that has been designed in accordance with a model lift having undergone an EC type – examination.

In the European Union all new lifts, before being put into service, shall be inspected and tested to determine their safety and compliance with the European Lift Directive 95/16/EC and the relevant Harmonized Standards of the series EN81.

These CE lifts inspections are performed by the Notified Bodies.

The lift installer has the obligation to apply to a Notified Body of his choice in order to carry out the examination, inspection and testing of the lift.

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