Andreas Ehre, Managing Director, Company Management

The major features of CTC advanced are the testing and certification of electronic devices with the most advanced telecommunication interfaces. CTC advanced GmbH is versed in worldwide approval procedures and applies them professionally for a quick and independent homologation of their customers’ devices – no matter what industry they belong to.

Measurements of radio interfaces, electromagnetic compatibility as well as electrical safety in labs accredited according to ISO 17025 provide the essential fundament of certification.

We improve the competitiveness of our customers by offering comprehensive services and solutions for the approval of their products. These then help companies develop and implement product qualification plans, determine a product's compliance status, and manage the growing complex regulatory requirements in the international marketplace. We are pleased to support our industrial automation customers in all aspects of product approval, where wireless communication is becoming increasingly important. Be it questions about the right standard for the product to be tested, the resulting tests or the final worldwide approval, we have the answers and, through our experts, offer the entire approval process from a single source.

Andreas Ehre, Managing Director, Company Management

Supplier Excellence


Application Fields

CTC advanced

We are CTC Advanced

In CTC advanced’s environmental simulation labs, products are being tested to verify their robustness towards environmental impact. They are even subjected to destructive examinations, e.g. during the safety tests of batteries.

The tests carried out in the CTC advanced "Payment & Identification" laboratories create the conditions for the approval of cashless payment devices such as credit cards, readers for bank cards and ATMs on the basis of a wide range of accreditations from the banking industry.

The line-up of products tested in CTC advanced’s accredited labs is broad and ranges from E-marking for subassemblies of vehicles to contactless credit cards and from hearing aids to MRI scanners.

The CTC advanced GmbH based in Saarbrücken offers its customers high-precision testing and certification services and provides international market access for nearly all industries and product groups. This process is supported by competent consulting, product testing, certification and accompanying project management.

For radio systems of all types and industries, CTC advanced offers the complete range of conformity and development, accompanying tests for all common radio applications such as 5G, LTE, GSM, WCDMA, WLAN, Bluetooth, RFID, SRD, ZigBee, SIGFOX, satellite radio, radar radio and others. In addition to radio testing according to international standards for Europe, the USA, Canada and Japan, this also includes testing of electromagnetic compatibility, electrical safety and testing to meet the health protection objective, such as SAR or EMF.

The CTC advanced GmbH is a testing laboratory accredited according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025, has RF laboratories for frequencies up to 325 GHz, EMC laboratories, 7 absorption halls and 8 shielded cabins, as well as an OTA measuring hall, a laboratory for electrical safety, a SAR laboratory and an environmental simulation laboratory, in which Li-ion batteries for various applications are tested for their safety.

At the upcoming RFID and Wireless IoT tomorrow 2019 Conference on October 29th and 30th in Darmstadt near Frankfurt, Germany, CTC advanced invites you to a personal consultation and is available to answer any questions you may have about testing and worldwide approval of your products.

Andreas Ehre
Andreas Ehre
Managing Director, Company Management
Saarbrücken, Germany
Joachim Kanz
Head of Department, Business Development – Sales – Project Management
Saarbrücken, Germany
Daniela Schuh
Marketing Manager
Saarbrücken, Germany
Cookies are necessary to provide you with our services. By continuing your visit on the website, you consent to the use of cookies.
More information Ok