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    EN 60204 Installation test

    Electricians

    What is an EN 60204 installation test? When it is required and who can perform and certify this test? Are there any similar tests that might be needed during scenarios where this particular test is needed? In other words, basically will there be many cases where I’d need to have a variety of different tests performed at the same time as having an EN 60204 test undertaken?

    Asked by duncan on 30th Jul 2021
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    ISPA electric

    "Safety of machinery - Electrical Equipment of Machines-en 60204."

    Answered on 9th Aug 2021 - Member since Feb 2021 - report
    Netel Smart Ltd.

    "All electrical installations must be tested to BS7671 up to the point where the machinery is connected. The machinery itself only falls under EN60204 and need to be tested by someone competent having a qualification for testing to EN60204. Unfortunately, I can't recommend anyone as I am an electrician and I can't test to EN 60204. For this type of test your best bet will be to find an electrician working on industrial maintenance, they are the most likely to have the training to EN60204."

    Answered on 24th Aug 2021 - Member since Aug 2021 - report
    JBT Maintenance Services

    "Hi
    EN60204 relates to machines. The way they are designed and constructed. It is a heavy document and to answer your question would need a lot more info than what you have provided.
    Thanks
    James"

    Answered on 5th Aug 2021 - Member since Apr 2021 - report
    Bombardier Electrical

    "En 60204 test is the test of machinery. Should be done by a certified and registered electrician. Hoping this is the test you need not a EICR Electrical Installation Certification Report?"

    Answered on 5th Aug 2021 - Member since Oct 2019 - report
    Protec Gas Services

    "This is a a machinery test and inspection and has no relevance in domestic electrics."

    Answered on 5th Aug 2021 - Member since Oct 2020 - report
    A.S Electrical

    "Testing of electrical operated machines, or Pat test.
    Required annually, test for input power, core polarity, switchgear accessibility, termination, earth leak test, continuity test.
    Will be required to fulfil the P.A.T test criteria."

    Answered on 5th Aug 2021 - Member since May 2019 - report
    Terry dalziel

    "It’s basically a pat test for larger machinery. No you don’t require further tests unless it fails."

    Answered on 5th Aug 2021 - Member since Jan 2021 - report

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