Facilities

LEC's facilities are located in Barcarena and are divided between two buildings:

  • Main building (housing the Calibration, Radioelectric Testing and Quality Metrics Areas);

  • Building with lined shielded enclosures (housing the Electromagnetic Compatibility Testing Area).

To engage in its activity, the LEC has the following infrastructure:

Semi-anechoic lined shielded enclosure: Frequency band: 26 MHz a 18 GHz

Dimensions:
Length: 9.4 m
Width: 6.4 m
Height: 6.15 m

Main door:
Width: 2.1 m
Height: 2.05 m

Facilities - Semi-anechoic lined shielded enclosure: Frequency band: 26 MHz a 18 GHz 

Rotary Table:
Diameter: 2 m
Maximum load: 1000 kg

Available AC Power:
Single phase 230V / 16A (Schuko)
Three-phase 400V / 32 A (CECOM)

Lined shielded enclosure: Frequency Band: 15 kHz to 10 GHz

Dimensions:
Length: 7.5 m
Width: 5 m
Height: 3.2 m

Main door:
Width: 1.5 m
Height: 2 m

Facilities - Lined shielded enclosure: Frequency Band: 15 kHz to 10 GHz 

Available AC Power:
Single phase 230V / 16A (Schuko)
Three-phase 400V / 32 A (CECOM)

Climatic chamber

Internal dimensions:
Width: 0.7 m
Depth: 0.78 m
Height: 0.92 m

Facilities - Climatic chamber 

Temperature: -40 º C to+180 º C
Relative Humidity: 15% to 98%