Silicon Valley, California Facility

Silicon Valley, California

41039 Boyce Road
Fremont, CA 94538
38995 Cherry Street
Newark, CA 94560
T: 510.578.3500
T: 877.245.7800
F: 510.440.9525
Gaylon Morris - General Manager
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As part of the National Technical Systems family, NTS Silicon Valley (Elliott Laboratories) is a world-class product compliance and regulatory laboratory providing a full range of services including Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC), Product Safety, Wireless/Radio, Wired Telecom, Environmental testing, International approvals and consulting services. Our clients save time and money by achieving their compliance requirements quickly and efficiently, enabling them to bring products to the worldwide market without costly delays. From design-level consultation, pre-compliance testing, formal qualification testing services, finished product modifications, production sampling, international approvals management, NTS Silicon Valley is the “one stop shop” for your compliance and regulatory needs.

NTS - Silicon Valley is outfitted with state-of-the-art testing equipment that offers our clients a variety of services including: Thermal Stress and Extreme Environment Simulation, Shock and Vibration testing, and EMC / Wireless testing.

With the wide spectrum of services that are available at NTS - Silicon Valley, we are able to accommodate a number of different industries that range from Aerospace and Defense, to Telecom, Medical and Consumer Electronics.


NTS Silicon Valley encompasses two compliance test laboratories in the San Francisco Bay Area that operate 24 hours a day. These two state-of-the-art facilities represent the model for today’s modern compliance laboratories, equipped with every amenity a client might need.

NTS - Fremont
  • Custom-built 27, 000 square feet testing center
  • 10-meter and three 5-meter anechoic chambers
  • Full suite of immunity labs, work areas, equipment storage lockers and supporting facilities

NTS - Newark
  • New 30,000 square feet, custom-built facility
  • Climatic, Environmental and Dynamics Product Testing services
  • Fire testing and other new capabilities available 2013!
  • Three blocks from the Fremont lab

Wireless Services

Wireless services include Radio requirements, DFS and SAR testing and certifications for North America via our in house TCB and for the European Union we can issue Notified Body Opinions specific to the R&TTE Directive.


Facility Highlights


  • (1) 10m and (3) 5m semi-anechoic emissions with up to 40GHz emissions capabilities
  • (2) 3m fully anechoic radiated immunity
  • Immunity testing labs to support EN 61000-4-x standards


  • WiFi, RFID, Bluetooth, ZigBee and Cellular regulatory requirements:

- Radio Frequency emissions
- Dynamic Frequency Selection
- Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

  • FCC and IC Wireless TCB
  • EU R&TTE Wireless Notified Body
  • Verizon ITL NEBS for:

Approved for GR-1089, GR-63, GR-487 and VZ.TPR.9205


  • Approval and certifications requirements


  • Temperature, humidity, acoustic and altitude chambers (including walk-in)
  • Electro-dynamic shaker systems to support seismic and transportation testing
  • HALT/HASS testing


  • TuV SUD CARAT Accredited and strategic relationships for NRTL data acceptance with UL and CSA


  • EPA approved Energy Star test lab
  • Watt hour meter accuracy testing capabilities, including Smart Meters


  • Wired Telecom capabilities supporting E1/T1, ADSL. PSTN, POTS, etc. interfaces

Verizon NEBS

As a Verizon Independent Test Lab, NTS Silicon Valley provides the highest quality NEBS testing services for manufacturers selling equipment into the Central Office and Telecom Centers of the largest telecom carriers in the world.


NTS Silicon Valley is internally accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 by A2LA for an enormous list of domestic and international standards covering:

  • EMC
  • Product Safety
  • Wireless
  • Wired Telecom
  • NEBS/Bellcore testing

Our EMC/Wireless accreditations and testing services supports the International Certifications for the rest of the world’s technical requirements and covers:

  • North America
  • EU
  • Japan
  • Australia and New Zealand
  • Taiwan and South Korea

Product Safety

We also provide a wide range of Product Safety testing approvals and services for manufacturers seeking CE certifications, CB reports and listings with UL, TuV and CSA.