Compliance Solutions for Global Marketplace

Welcome to Washington Laboratories (WL), an EMC Testing Laboratory in Gaithersburg and Frederick Maryland.

EMC/EMI/RF Testing

Full Service Electromagnetic Compatibility Test Lab: Extensive experience in a variety of engineering and testing programs for diverse products and systems.

Environmental Simulation

Full Service Environmental Test Lab: Extensive experience in both testing and test plan/procedure preparation, and an emphasis on flexibility and support during testing.

Product Safety Approvals

Complete Product Safety Approvals: U.S., Canadian, European and international product safety approvals can be secured with one stop at Washington Labs.

News and Updates

Virginia Diodes extension module

Diving into Millimeter Waves

Washington Labs dives into Millimeter Waves. We are pleased to announce our investment in the mmWave measurements with the recent purchase of a Virginia Diodes extension module. The new capability...
Environmental Simulation Testing

Washington Labs Continues to Shake up the Mid-Atlantic

WLL has commissioned a new LS Series Vibration System from ETS Solutions. The system, which boasts a 1000kG payload and a response range from DC-2500 Hz offers a 3-inch stroke and a max force rating...
Full Ingress Protection (IP) Services

Full Ingress Protection (IP) Services

Does your design ‘hold water’? Washington Labs is pleased to announce we are now offering testing for both physical ingress and water protection per IEC/EN 60529. Commonly referred to as IP-code (or...
FCC Testing and Certification

FCC Enforcement Advisory regarding sDoC

Dear Customers and Colleagues in the industry. The FCC released Public Notice DA 19-91 informing retailers about the Supplier’s Declaration of Conformity requirements. An extract from the notice is...

Digital Dinosaur: A Fresh Dig at an Old Design

By Mike VioletteOriginally published in Signal Integrity Journal on January 22, 2019. My aging vibration system started faulting. Shaking for 30 years takes a toll on a thing, after all. The system...

Washington Laboratories (WL)

Our Testing Laboratories specialize in Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Testing, Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) Testing, Radio Frequency (RF ) Testing, Product Safety Testing, Environmental Testing, Electrical Safety, Environmental MIL-STD 810 Testing, MIL-STD 461 Testing, Shielding Services, Wireless Testing, Certification, EMC Compliance Engineering, EMC for Nuclear and Engineering Training. We also provide On-Site EMI and EMC Testing and Evaluations.

Testing & Engineering | Since 1989

Washington Laboratories has more than 30 years of experience in EMC, Radio and telecommunications testing. We are an authority on EMI/EMC, safety and product compliance, and we have an amazing success rate — thousands of approvals for a broad range of clients.

Fully Accredited EMI/EMC Testing Laboratory

Nationally Recognized EMI & EMC Testing Laboratory.

Integrated Services

  • Expert and timely solutions for Product Testing and Approvals and Wireless Certifications.
  • Particular experience in FCC Part 15, 90, 95, 22, 24, ETSI, EN standards for International and Domestic Regulatory Services for the EMC Directive.
  • Low Voltage Directive (LVD), Machinery Directive, Noise Directive, RoHS Directive, WEEE Directive, Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Radio Equipment Directive (RED), CISPR, IEC.
  • Proven capabilities for Aerospace and Military Standard EMC, MIL-STD-461, MIL-STD-285, MIL-STD-810 & DO-160 for NASA, Army, Air Force and Navy procurements.
  • Environmental compliance testing to include Vibration, Shock (2 displacement), Temperature (-73C to 200°C), Salt Fog, Humidity, Altitude (to 100,000 ft), Transit Drop (Packaged and Unpackaged), Immersion, Combined Vibration and Temperature.

International Approvals

Washington Labs is a trusted and reliable source of information for product compliance and approvals. Contact our IA team. We work closely with our IA partners at American Certification Body (ACB).  ACB provides worldwide certifications and product approvals for over 200 market countries.

Engineering Training

Our design support dovetails with engineering training support under the Washington Laboratories Academy. Learn more about our Upcoming Training Courses, Webinars, Seminar & Events