Conformity Assessment

The Conformity Assessment (CA) Division of CCIL represents the interests of private sector conformity assessment laboratories in Canada. Conformity assessment includes processes to demonstrate that a product or system meets the requirements of a standard. These processes include testing, inspection field evaluation and certification.

  The member firms offer a broad range of services to manufacturers and industrial clients in the following industries:

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Building Materials
  • Construction
  • Consumer Goods
  • Electrical and Electronics
  • Electrical and Electronics
  • Medical Devices
  • Military and Defence
  • Renewable Energy
  • Transportation
The types of testing, inspection and certification include the following:
  • Electrical testing, including product safety evaluation and certification, emissions and susceptibility testing and efficiency testing
  • Environmental simulation testing, including temperature, humidity, rain, sun and corrosion testing
  • Hazardous locations testing and certification which demonstrates that equipment can be used safely in explosive atmospheres
  • Mechanical testing, including strength of materials determination, impact and vibration testing, and acoustical testing
  • Performance and durability testing under varying environmental conditions, and material failure analysis

Division Executive Committee

   Tony Araujo, Paragon Systems  CHAIRMAN

   Aurobindo Das, Ph. D., Exova

   Nick Maalouf, P. Eng., QPS Evaluation Services