Technolab provides solutions for protecting equipment due to lightning strikes and electrical disturbances.

From protecting structures such as buildings and bridges through to protecting server rooms, at Technolab we have extensive, hands-on industry knowledge of lightning and surge protection applications.

Technolab provides clients with the world-class products produced by Novaris.  As the exclusive distributor in Tasmania for Novaris products for the past 30+years, we can offer clients fast and efficient recommendations and quotes for suitable protection devices to protect your valuable electronic equipment.

Novaris are proudly Australian owned and operated and have a research and development, testing laboratory and manufacturing facility in Hobart, Tasmania.

Whether the end need is an existing product or a specifically-created solution, our access and successful working relationship with Novaris ensures a quick supply or a prompt turnaround.

Novaris is dedicated to solving problems caused by direct and indirect lightning strikes and other electrical disturbances on power and data signalling lines.

Novaris Product Handbook V5.0

Novaris has released Version 5.0 of their Product Handbook.  The new handbook presents the Novaris range of products in a shorter format, highlighting the key product specifications in a clean and easy to read format.  Download now to see the latest range

Surge Diverters

All Novaris surge diverters with initial product code SD, SDN, SDD, SDPV, SDEV employ metal oxide varistor (MOV) voltage limiting components. These can be used for Main Switchboard Primary Protection, Distribution Board, Solar power System, Wind Turbine and final circuit protection.

Listed below are the latest product specifications on the Novaris range of surge diverters.

Series Surge Protectors

Engineered to provide excellent performance and economical protection.  Ideal choice for space restricted applications.  The SSP range has been designed for installation in circuits up to 63A.

Listed below are the current product specifications on our range of series surge protectors.

Surge Filters

The Novaris range of surge filters is extensive, they range from 2 Amp DIN rail mount units designed to protect sensitive PLCs and process equipment; plug in units for final circuit outlets and up to 2500A per phase filters designed to protect major data centres.

Listed below are the current product specifications on our range of Novaris surge filters for main switchboards and distribution boards.

Spark Gaps

Ideal for point of entry protection for installations with highly exposed overhead LV power lines with no transformer.

Listed below are the current product specifications on our range of spark gaps.

Process Control

Novaris process control SPDs contain a combination of voltage switching components comprising gas discharge tubes, series impedances and voltage limiting components comprising MOVs and suppressor diodes.

Listed below are the latest product specifications on our range of process control solutions.

Ethernet & CCTV Protection

Listed below are the current products in our range of Ethernet and CCTV products.

Coaxial & RF Protection

Novaris manufacturers two types of RF coaxial protection.

Those containing a gas discharge tube (GDT) are suitable for a wide frequency range up to 6 Ghz but must be chosen carefully taking into account the power on the line if used for a transmitting application.

Quarter wave stub protectors offer exceptionally low let through voltages but are frequency sensitive.

Listed below is the current product range available of the coaxial and RF protection products.

Telephone Line Protection

The Novaris range of protection designed for telecommunications in highly exposed areas, twisted pair operations and RJ12 & RJ45 connections.

Listed below is the current product range and their specifications on the range of Novaris telephone protection products.

Special Products

We provide transient surge counters, alarm monitors and earthing clamps for specific purposes.

Please find listed below the current products and their specifications on the Novaris range of special products to suit your applications.

Hazardous Area Protection

Please find below the link to the hazardous area protection product handbook which lists all intrinsically safe approved Novaris products.

Signal Line Protection

Please find listed below product specifications on our range of signal line protection.

Catalogues to download

Please find listed below catalogues of Novaris products to download for your reference.