Electrical Research and Development Association
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Electrical Research and Development Association popularly known, as ‘ERDA’ is a premier Testing Calibration, Certification and Research Organization of India. ERDA (www.erda.org) was established by the Indian Electrical Industries & Utilities with the support of Government of India and Gujarat and has acquired four decades of experience as a service provider. It is a not-for-profit sector organization.

ERDA’s main laboratory complex is located in a 25 acre plot at Makarpura Industrial Estate, Vadodara, Gujarat. This laboratory complex has fully established and integrated facilities for providing services in areas of Certification Testing, Calibration, Research & Development, Residual Life Assessment (RLA), Condition Monitoring, Energy Audits & Management, Third Party Inspection (TPI) & Power Systems to the Indian Electrical & Power Sector in particular, and the Industrial Sector in general.

The major certification test facilities at the laboratory complex at Vadodara include Three ‘Online stations for Short Circuit Testing’, Station for Switchgear & Distribution Transformers upto 33 kV, Motors & Pumps, Refrigerators, Cables, High Voltage Impulse, Ingress Protection (40 ton capacity), Loss of Coolant Accident (LOCA) Qualification, Seismic Testing, State-of-the-art EMI/EMC Laboratory comprising of a 10 cubic metre Anechoic Chamber compliant with SVSWR as per CISPR 16-1-4 as well as MIL Standards, Solid & Liquid Dielectrics Laboratory, Mechanical Testing, Soft Magnetic Materials Laboratory catering to evaluation of CRGO / CRNO Laminations, etc.

Over 100 types of products are evaluated at ERDA with a customer base of more than 5,000.

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