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ERTL(S), Thiruvananthapuram

ERTL(S), Thiruvananthapuram

ERTL(S), Thiruvananthapuram

Electronics Regional Test Laboratory (South), Trivandrum, popularly known as ERTL(South), is one of the Laboratories under STQC Directorate, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India, engaged primarily in providing Accredited Calibration and Testing facilities.

It is one of the four ERTL set ups of STQC Directorate, dedicated to serve small and medium-scale Electrical, Electronic and IT industries spread across the country. The Lab was under the administrative control of KELTRON and was taken over by Government of India in March 1988.

ERTL(South) serves the industries located in its operational region, the southern part of India, with an aim of upgrading the overall quality of relevant products. 

Various activities of the Laboratory are manned by well qualified, trained and experienced engineers mostly trained in India and abroad in the relevant areas of Technology. Our manpower includes 20 technical  and 7 non-technical staff. The highly reliable Testing and Calibration services are availed by organizations like VSSC, KELTRON, C-DAC, Airports Authority, NPCIL, NTPC etc.

Our services include:

  • Testing and Evaluation of Active, Passive & SMD Components
  • Testing and Evaluation of Systems & Products
  • Safety Testing of Electro-medical Equipment as per ISO/IEC-60601 series Standards.
  • Environmental testing of Components & Products
  • Assistance for developing new products
  • Calibration of Electrical parameters
  • Calibration of Electro-medical Equipment
  • IT Services like E-Security, S/W Testing & S/W Quality Engineering
  • Certification Services – QMS,ISMS, S Mark
  • Training Services – QMS, ISMS, CSTM, Website Certification etc.

Recognitions / Accreditations

  • The Laboratory is accredited by NABL, for Electro-technical calibration and Electrical Testing services for Medical Equipment.
  • Components test lab, Environmental lab, Equipment test lab accredited by Space agency, Thiruvananthapuram

Specialized Services

  • Lead laboratory in the country for safety testing of medical electronic equipment and an accredited Test Laboratory under NABL
  • Lead laboratory in the country for the Screening of SMDs like   LCR of different miniature sizes, discrete devices, digital and linear ICs.

Key Areas of Services offered to Industry

Contact Us

Office Incharge Customer Service Cell

Name and Designation Address Phone/Email/Fax
Head CSC

Sreekariyam Road, Sreekariyam,
Thiruvananthapuram - 695 010

Phone: 0471-2550675, 2559560
Fax: 0471-2550457
Email: ertlsouth AT

Head of Laboratory/Centre

Name and Designation Address Phone/Email/Fax
Dr. R.Muthukumar, Scientist G

ERTL(South) Akkulam, Sreekariyam Road, Sreekariyam, Thiruvananthapuram - 695 017

Phone: 0471 - 2559943
Fax: 0471 - 2559943
Email:  muthukumar AT