Testing & Certification

Testing Services

Here at NTS we offer a vast array of testing services for product developers and manufacturers in numerous industries.  This is the heritage of our company.  It is what we have done for over 50 years and it is how we have built NTS from a single independent testing facility into the largest commercial test laboratory network in North America.  Over the years our capabilities have expanded in many different directions to meet the ever-changing needs of our customer base, and the number of NTS locations inside and outside of the USA has also grown as well.  Please browse this section of our website to learn more about the various Testing Services offered by NTS.


Regardless of your environmental simulation testing needs, NTS has the solution. Read more...


Widely recognized experts in dynamics testing services for a broad range of industries. Read more...


The largest network ot commercial EMC testing laboratories in North America. Read more...

Product Safety

Product Safety testing and certification services for a wide range of agency markings. Read more...


Testing and global approvals for a wide range of licensed and unlicensed wireless devices. Read more...


Ensure that your products operate exactly as intended throughout their complete lifecycle. Read more...

Materials Testing

Mechanical / Materials

NTS offers a full range of mechanical tests, from abrasion and adhesion to reliability and durability testing Read more...

Chemical Testing


NTS has a wide range of chemical testing and analysis services. Read more...

Who We Serve

  • Aerospace: Testing and certification for the aerospace industry requires advanced simulation tools that replicate the extreme environmental conditions experienced in space. NTS offers complete turnkey solutions for aerospace contractors, including testing that expedites compliance with RTCA DO-160 and MIL-STD standards. Our testing facilities are fully equipped to provide acoustic noise, ambient pressure cycling, explosive decompression and other testing, as well as acceleration simulation at up to 750g.
  • Automotive: Thorough testing is required to ensure automotive components will withstand the rigors of the road. We can help you mitigate risk and maintain compliance with all relevant standards. Ideally situated for automotive component manufacturers, NTS Detroit is a complete testing and certification facility that features over 20 large dynamometers, vibration and sound testing equipment, and environmental simulators. We have also recently expanded our electrical/alternative fuel vehicle testing capabilities to address the needs of this growing market sector.
  • Defense: Defense contractors can count on NTS for testing certification and other support services they need to succeed. Military testing remains one of our key priorities — several of our facilities are equipped to provide ballistics and ordnance testing, body and vehicle armor certification, and more.
  • Energy: From the smart grid to nuclear qualification and dedication services, NTS’ testing facilities can help energy businesses meet their goals. Contact our head office directly for more information.
  • Telecommunications: NTS offers NEBS testing and certification, fiber optics testing, MoCA certification and more. As the telecom industry continues to evolve, we’ll continue to offer the support manufacturers need to drive success.

The above are just a few of the many industries NTS is able to serve. Follow the links below to learn more about our specific testing and certification capabilities.