Cable and pipe transit provider Roxtec has been in the forefront of the safety sealing technology for more than 25 years. One secret behind the company’s successful product development and impressive list of certificates is the ambitious internal testing.
Roxtec has a tradition of developing pioneering and patented sealing solutions which inspire the entire sealing industry, but also of cooperating globally and sharing useful insights. This time, Roxtec has prepared a series of videos showcasing some of the advanced safety and capability tests that are performed at the Roxtec test facilities in Karlskrona, Sweden.
Testing for a variety of risks
Curious viewers can watch the test and certificates engineers and test technicians perform a powerful fire test, a water ingress protection test and a cable retention test as well as an electromagnetic shielding test and a short circuit grounding test. The videos from the technical lab are found on the Roxtec website and Roxtec Group's channel on YouTube.
Roxtec is committed to safety and its specialist team has extensive research and development resources, which besides the fire and test lab include a material development lab. Roxtec works closely together with partnering teams to develop, test and improve solutions in a continuous strive to master every sealing challenge. The tests are performed both according to international standards and specific requirements. The company also performs internal third-party witnessed tests and testing at accredited test labs around the globe.