LV Testing & Inspection

As approved NICEIC and ECA contractors, our innovative specialist testing division will meet all your testing requirements, whether legal, insurance or leading edge.

Electrical testing is the only recognised method of ensuring the integrity of your electrical systems, and that you’re able to show they’re reliable and safe.

Our Testing Team

Our highly skilled electrical testing team boasts a vast knowledge and many years of experience in electrical testing within the commercial, industrial, public and domestic sectors. We adopt an amenable systematic approach – that means minimal disruption to your business, whilst maintaining the highest of standards of examination and testing. We use the most up-to-date technology, software and reporting techniques to provide you with the highest possible service and cost effective electrical testing package.

Our Testing Services

Our engineers are qualified to issue industry approved certificates for: 

  • Fixed wire test and inspection (BS 7671)
  • Emergency lighting test and inspection
  • Thermal imaging and ultrasonic electrical surveys
  • Portable appliance testing (PAT)
  • Fixed appliance testing
  • Visual safety electrical survey reports

Our experience in electrical compliance testing means that you’ll have complete peace of mind knowing your workplace is safe and up to date with the latest wiring regulations.

Typical Fixed Wiring Testing Procedure

The ‘Electricity at Work Regulations 1989’ in Regulations 4(1) and 4(2) lay down the requirement to ensure that an electrical installation should be designed, installed, constructed and maintained in a safe manner at all times. The basis for periodic inspection and testing is derived from Guidance Note 3 of the ‘IEE Wiring Regulations BS7671:2008’.

Our inspection and testing of an electrical installation generates a Periodic Inspection Report that is a condition report supplemented by the testing results. It is conducted by a team of two competent qualified inspectors; the inspection highlights any significant defects on an electrical system. These may include; exposed conductors or terminations, broken covers, conduits or trunking: the lack of earthing on conductive parts, inadequate support or damage to cables.

The testing of an electrical installation follows BS7671:2008 and comprises of:

  • P.C continuity
  • Ring circuit continuity
  • Insulation Resistance
  • Polarity
  • Earth fault loop impedance
  • Prospective fault current
  • Operation of residual current devices
  • Functional Testing.

We are proud to have worked on a vast variety of exciting projects across a range of sectors, a selection of our completions include:

Corley + Woolley

Here-East CAT A Fitout

Pinguin Foods

LED Lighting Installation Within Coldstore Chambers


ABP Marine Control Centre Electrical & Mechanical Installation


6MW STOR CHP Prestige House

At ProGen we are proud of our hard-earned reputation for quality, customer service and compliance.

If your needs cannot be met with one of the our standard services, we would love the opportunity to work closely with you to achieve your specific requirements, singularly or working alongside other specialist providers if required. Get in touch with one of our specialists to see how we can help your business:

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