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Vehicles and their components  
 
  LCOE TECHNOLOGY is a Technical Service appointed and accredited by the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism (MINETUR) to perform tests (regulatory acts) for the European approval of vehicles of all categories and their components and, at a national level, for national approvals and modifications.  
 
  Contact
 
Telephone number: (+34) 91 491 8168 Ext. 202email: eluque@lcoe.etsii.upm.es
  Accreditations
 
ENAC Accreditations: 294/EI485 Technical Services of Vehicles Modifications   View See Technical Annex
Taiwan Ministry of Transports and Communications: LCOE Approval to issue tests reports  See certificate
 
 
  National Approvals (RD 750/2010, RD 866/2010, RD 2028/2986)  
  At a national level, in collaboration with INTA Technical Service, the following works are carried out:  
   
  Kits
  Approval of "kits", parts or pieces intended for a specific function in one or several vehicles of the same or different types or categories.
  Vehicles that have not been approved
 
  • INDIVIDUAL APPROVAL. COMPLETED VEHICLE (MULTISTAGE)
    Approval of completed vehicles that come from incomplete vehicles according to Royal Decree 750/2010.
  • EQUIVALENCE CERTIFICATE. SPANISH TYPE APPROVAL
    For complete vehicles that have been approved in the European Economic Area (EEA) that match a vehicle with a Spanish type approval.
  • HOMOLOGACIÓN UNITARIA
    For complete vehicles that do not have an EC type approval and do not match a vehicle with a Spanish type approval.
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE WITH ROYAL DECREE 2028/86
    Issue of the certificate of compliance with Regulatory Acts in vehicles that have not been previously registered.
  Vehicles that have been approved
 
  • VEHICLES MODIFICATIONS
    Any modification or change in a vehicle is regulated according to Royal Decree 866/2010.

    LCOE is accredited by ENAC (accreditation EI/485) and appointed by the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism to issue conformity reports of any category of vehicles according to Royal Decree 866/2010.
  Contact
 
Telephone number: (+34) 91 491 8168 Ext. 209email: egoicoechea@lcoe.etsii.upm.es
 
 
  European Approvals  
  For European approvals, LCOE-TECHNOLOGY performs tests on components and their installation, according to the following vehicles categories:  
   
  Vehicles categories M, N and O (cars, trucks, buses and trailers)
 
  • Permissible sound level. Regulation 51EC
  • Audible warning devices. UNECE Regulation nº 28
  • Space for mounting and fixing rear registration plates. Regulation (EU) nº 1003/2010
  • Devices for indirect vision. UNECE Regulation nº 46
  • Statutory plates. Regulation (EU) Nº 249/2012
  • Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices on vehicles. UNECE Regulation nº 48
  • Retro-reflecting devices for power-driven vehicles and their trailers. UNECE Regulation nº 3
  • Position, stop and end-outline lamps. UNECE Regulation nº 3
  • Direction indicators for power-driven vehicles and their trailers. UNECE Regulation nº 6
  • Illumination of rear registration plates. UNECE Regulation nº 4
  • Filament lamps for use in approved lamp units of power-driven vehicles and their trailers. UNECE Regulation nº 37
  • Front fog lamps. UNECE Regulation nº 19
  • Rear fog lamps. UNECE Regulation nº 38
  • Reversing lamps. UNECE Regulation 23
  • Daytime running lamps for power-driven vehicles. UNECE Regulation nº 87
  • Side-marker lamps for motor vehicles and their trailers. UNECE Regulation nº 91
  • Special warning lamps. UNECE Regulation nº 65
  • Headlamps emitting an asymmetrical passing-beam. UNECE Regulation nº 112
  • Headlamps with gas-discharge light sources. UNECE Regulation nº 98
  • Forward field of vision. UNECE Regulation nº 125
  • Identification of control, tell-tales and indicators. UNECE Regulation nº 121
  • Windscreen wipers and washer systems. Regulation (EU) Nº 1008/2010
  • Safety glazing materials and their installation on vehicles. UNECE Regulation nº 43
  • Electromagnetic compatibility. UNECE Regulation nº 10
  • Replacement silencing systems. UNECE Regulation nº 59
  • Electric power trained vehicles. UNECE Regulation nº 100
  • Rear marking plates for slow-moving vehicles. UNECE Regulation nº 69
  • Rear marking plates for heavy and long vehicles. UNECE Regulation nº 70

  Vehicles categories L ( two and three-wheeled vehicles and quadricycles):
 
  • Identification of controls, tell-tales and indicators for two or three-wheel motor vehicles. Directive 93/30/EC.
  • Audible warning devices. Directive 2009/62/EC.
  • Installation of lighting and light-signalling devices. Directive 2009/67/EC.
  • Mounting the rear registration plate of two or three-wheel motor vehicles. Directive 2009/62/EC.
  • Lighting and light-signalling devices. UNECE Regulations numbers 53, 74, 50, 56 and 57.
  • Headlamps emitting a symmetrical passing-beam. UNECE Regulation nº 113.
  • Retro reflectors and their installation. Directive 2006/27/ECE.
  • Electromagnetic compatibility. Directive 97/24/EC (Chapter 8)
  • Permissible sound level and exhaust system of motorcycles. Directive 2009/108/EC.
  • Glazing, windscreen wipers and washers and de-icing and demisting devices. Directive 97/24/EC (Chapter 12)
  Contact
 
Telephone number: (+34) 91 491 8168 Ext. 202email: eluque@lcoe.etsii.upm.es
 
 
  International scope:  
  LCOE Technology is accredited by the Vehicle Safety Certification Centre (VSCC), Taiwan to perform tests both at the customer facilities (witness test) and at our facilities.

LCOE Technology takes active part in Working Groups that develop Directives and Regulations (GTB, GRB, etc.) and in the Type Approval Authorities Meeting (TAAM), where directives presently in force are discussed.

At a national level, LCOE Technology also participates with MINETUR Working Groups in the development and implementation of Royal Decrees about vehicles approvals or their modifications.
 
 
 
 
 
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