Testing and Certification

Total Network Solutions are experts in all aspects of data cabling testing. Our engineers are fully accredited to all industry standards. TNS have supplied testing related services to corporate industries for well over 25 years. Our strong reputation has grown through our professional attitude, strong work ethic and adaptability.

Following a cable related task, we carry out in-depth testing, and this is achieved utilising state of the art equipment. We also carry out third party inspections. Upon completion of our tests, we issue all the relevant certificates.

To carry out data cabling tests proficiently it requires the use of expensive equipment. Due to the price of these items they are only utilised by quality organisations.

Equipment TNS utilise, includes:

  • Fluke DTX 1800
  • Fluke DTX OTDR
  • Fluke DTX 1800 ILM MM
  • Ideal Lantec 1000
  • Noyes OTDR
  • Exfo OTDR MM
  • Exfo OTDR SM
  • Exfo 8130NGE PDH/SDH Sonet tester
  • Noyes ILM testing kit
  • Exfo ILM testing kit

Cable manufacturer’s clearly state; certificates should only be issued following the correct test procedures. Please note, all work carried out by TNS is backed long-standing manufacturer’s warranties.

To carry out fibre optic testing effectively, skilled engineers need to be proficient with:

  • Fusion splicers
  • Insertion loss testers
  • Optical time domain reflectometers (OTDR)

If this equipment is not used, fibre optic cabling should not be judged fit for purpose.

TNS are proficient at all aspects of data cabling testing. Due to the fact we utilise the correct equipment our certificates and warranties are never questioned.

Many well know organisations have used our testing services, these include:

Some of our testing services customers

By selecting TNS to carry out test related services, you will be in good hands. You will also have the peace of mind of knowing your cabling infrastructure has been checked utilise the correct equipment. We leave nothing to chance. If you would like to discuss our services, you can do so by calling on 01782 914001. Alternatively you can email info@tnscomms.co.uk, we look forward to hearing from you.