Assessment of products' conformity

The activity associated with conformity assessments of products, resulting from Act on conformity assessment system, is conducted by the authorized independent KOMAG’s unit – Division of Attestation Tests, Certifying Body.

The KOMAG Institute of Mining Technology has the following authorizations:

  • accreditation of certifying body, issued by the Polish Centre for Accreditation – No. AC 023,
  • status of notified body No. 1456 as regards 2006/42/EC Machinery, 2006/95/EC “Low Voltage” and 94/9/EC ATEX Directives, 2009/48/EC Safety of toys Directiver,
  • authorization for conducting tests and performing assessments of products resulting from the Decree of the Ministers’ Council from 30th April 2004, concerning an approval of products for use in mining plants.

The scope of activity covers a realization of the following tasks:

  • assessments of products' conformity with the basic requirements included in the Machinery, “Low Voltage” and ATEX Directives and issuing certificates for EC type testing and conformity certificates,
  • approval of quality system as regards manufacturing of electric devices designed for use in spaces threatened by explosion,
  • tests and assessments of products' conformity with detailed requirements included in the regulations,
  • issuing conformity certificates and technical opinions,
  • certification of machines, equipment and apliances for mining activities according to the scope of accreditation granted by the Polish Centre for Accreditation,
  • certification for the "B" trade mark,
  • tests and products' assessments as well as opinions on conformity with the requirements included in the Decree of the Ministers' Council from 30th April 2004, concerning an approval of products for use in mining plants as well as with other legal acts,
  • supervision over granted certificates,
  • assessments of test results of machines and equipment, supervision over in-situ tests in mining plants,
  • assessments of technological systems,
  • assessment of possibility of making repairs of mining machines and equipment,
  • assessments of technological and organizational conditions at producers' of mining machines and equipment as well as opinions concerning manufacturing of machines and equipment and their components,
  • assessments and interpretation of laboratory and in-situ test results of mining machines and equipment as well as of their sub-assemblies and components,
  • assessments of wear degree of mining machines and equipment to qualify them for a further operation according to the regulations in force,
  • advisory services and consultancy aimed at an implementation of the quality system,
  • services of experts on an operation of mining plants.