Handbook:  Get up-to-speed on IEC 61439 for switchgear and controlgear assemblies

The new standard IEC 61439 outlines the requirements and verifications for all low-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies. This standard is applicable to power distributors, meter boxes, distribution enclosures for private and commercial buildings and much more. Rittal’s FREE handbook will help manufacturers create products that are safe and reliable for use. The handbook covers a variety of areas:

  • Any manufacturer wishing to produce and market standard-compliant switchgear or controlgear assembly after November 2014 must prepare a design verification and a routine verification
  • The switchgear or controlgear assembly manufacturer is responsible for preparing the design verification
  • Within the European trade zone, a declaration of CE conformity must be prepared for low-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies

Get up-to-speed on the latest standard with our new handbook.