AMETEK Programmable Power Earns Two Russian GOST Standards Certifications

Friday, April 10, 2015

AMETEK Programmable Power, the global leader in programmable AC and DC power test solutions (, announced it has achieved two critical standards certifications that allow its products to be sold in Russia.

AMETEK Programmable Power products, spanning AC power sources, DC power supplies, and AC/DC loads, have received GOST-R certification. GOST certification is internationally recognized and awarded to manufacturers based on testing and verifying that the manufacturers’ products provide exemplary safety, quality and performance. GOST certification further ensures that the products are in compliance with Russian National Standards and in adherence with Euro-Asian regional standards.

In addition, AMETEK’s Sorensen brand SG DC Power Supply and Sorensen SFA Current Source both have received GOST-R and GOST-Metrology certifications. Products that carry the GOST-Metrology certification perform to specific, high levels within a stricter, specified margin of error.

AMETEK Programmable Power designs, manufactures and markets precision, AC and DC programmable power supplies, electronic loads, application specific power subsystems, and compliance test solutions for customers requiring and valuing differentiated power products and services. It offers one of the industries' broadest portfolios of programmable power products under the Sorensen, Elgar, California Instruments and AMREL brands.

GOST certification certifies that whether solutions are standard or custom, they’ve won the right to be imported, marketed, distributed and sold for Russian applications.

About AMETEK Programmable Power
For more information on any of AMETEK’s programmable power supplies and programmable loads, contact AMETEK Programmable Power Sales toll free at 800-733-5427 or 858-458-0223, or by email: Users can also contact an authorized AMETEK Programmable Power sales representative by visiting

AMETEK Programmable Power is a business unit of AMETEK Electronic Instruments Group, a leader in advanced instruments for the process, aerospace, power and industrial markets and a division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.0 billion.