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Fibre Optic Cable - OPGW and ADSS Cable Testing

IEC 17025 accredited lab providing comprehensive testing services for fibre optic cables.

Superior capabilities for OPGW & ADSS testing

Kinectrics has the complete on-site testing capabilities for Optical Ground Wire (OPGW) cable, and All Dielectric Self Supporting (ADSS) cable, to deliver fast product testing turnaround, even on short notice.

We provide impartial third party evaluations to satisfy both manufacturer specifications and end user expectations.

Kinectrics tests to industry standards including IEEE 1138, IEEE 1222 and IEC 60794-1-2.  All results are supported by thorough, accurate documentation.

Our staff provides in-depth engineering expertise and practical experience in the utilities and related industrial areas to interpret and explain the details and more subtle implications of test results.

 
Tests:
  • Water ingress
  • Short circuit
  • Sheave
  • Impact
  • Fibre Strain
  • Stress-strain
  • Temperature cycle
  • Tensile
  • Cable aging
  • Seepage of flooding compound
  • Aeolian vibration and galloping
  • Crush
  • Creep
  • Stain margin
  • Cable cut-off wavelength
  • Lightning
  • Electrical