ABSTRACT: On September 24, 2019, Aaron Qi, Director of ATIC, Xinny Chan, Manager of Asia Department, Rachel Huang, Engineer of Asia Department held talks with Mr. Pathak, General Manager of ARAI, National Automobile Research Institute of India, and Mr. Khedekar, Manager of the Certification Department of ARAI, having an in-depth discussion of India's new energy vehicle subsidy policy, AIS regulations revised and the development of Chinese brands in India. ATIC and ARAI (the Indian Automobile Research Institute) have established cooperative relationship since 2016. As the trade between China and India has become more frequent, the two sides have continuously deepened cooperation in certification, testing, global regulations and digital system construction.
INDIAN CMVR CERTIFICATION
CMVR is the abbreviation of Central Motor Vehicles Rules. Its standard committee is called CMVR-TSC (CMVR-Technical Standing Committee) and belongs to the Indian Ship, Road Traffic and Highway Administration. Since 1991, the CMVR regulations stipulate that motor vehicles and their parts and components must be approved for type approval according to the CMVR regulations before entering the Indian market. The test items include safety and emissions. The certification process includes factory audit, type certification and production consistency control.
The mandatory certification scope of the CMVR regulations includes: two-wheel and three-wheel vehicles, four-wheel passenger vehicles and trucks (M1, N1), light and heavy commercial vehicles (M2, M3, N2, N3), engineering equipment vehicles (CEV), Farm tractors, tillers, trailers, combine harvesters, engines, CNG/LPG vehicles, electric vehicle BOV, diesel/gasoline generator sets
In addition, safety-related components are also required to be certified in the CMVR regulations, including: on-board positioning system with emergency call button, safety glass, brake hose, horn, tire, CNG regulator, LPG evaporator/pressure regulation Valves, bulbs, mirrors, speed limiters, seat belts, hubs, lighting and signaling devices, retroreflectors, triangular warning signs, door lock door hinges, fuel tanks, reflective strips, replaceable LED light sources, child seats Brake pads, power batteries, helmets, seats and headrests, automotive electronics, couplings, tachographs, anti-splash devices, wiper blades etc.
ABOUT ASIA HOMOLOGATION DEPARTMENT
ATIC Asia Homologation Department has rich experiences in automobiles and components certification in many Asian countries (and regions). ATIC has obtained certificates of multiple countries and regions for BYD, Haojue SUZUKI, CITIC DISCAL, CATL, etc., and been recognized and accredited by different authorities. ATIC provides whole-vehicle type approval services of automobiles and motorcycles in Asian countries and regions. From documents review, application, whole vehicle and components testing and auditing, to regulatory training and rectification, ATIC will assign dedicated engineers to monitor the each of the processes.