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  • Date posted: November 27, 2020

    ForeFront Certification provides training and certification services to a wide range of sectors, including Construction, Manufacturing, Recycling, Waste Management, Transport, Education, Communications. ForeFront was first accredited by UKAS in 2017 to ISO 17021, enabling them to certify to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and, most recently, ISO 45001. An unforeseen interruption ...

     

  • Date posted: November 23, 2020

    EffecTech is a global leader in gas measurement providing specialty gas mixtures and testing/inspection services to customers using gaseous fuels to create energy supporting the bridge to an economy based upon 100% renewable energy. This Staffordshire-based SME has an impressive global reach, with testing and calibration laboratories in the UK, ...

     

  • Date posted: September 23, 2020

    The impact of COVID-19 has been felt all over the world and, in many cases, has caused organisations (especially those in the healthcare sector) to undergo a dramatic re-evaluation of project priorities. This was certainly the case at the Northern General Hospital (part of the Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation ...

     

  • Date posted: September 11, 2020

    International service with uniform quality Eland Cables is a global supplier of cables and cable accessories working across the full spectrum of industry. With a comprehensive portfolio of power, data, control and instrumentation cables, Eland Cables works on challenging and large-scale projects, often chosen as the supply partner because of ...

     

  • Date posted: August 18, 2020

    Bringing quality assurance to the Technology Enabled Care sector TEC Service Association’s (TSA) TEC Quality is the certification body established to develop and run the Quality Standards Framework (QSF) – a set of outcome-based standards that provides quality assurance in the Technology Enabled Care (TEC) sector. The organisation has been ...

     

  • Date posted: August 13, 2020

    Ensuring quality of care with quantity of demand The Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust (RD&E) provides integrated health and care services across Exeter and East and Mid Devon. With about 8,000 staff, it manages a large acute teaching hospital, twelve community sites and provides acute and community services ...

     

  • Date posted: July 31, 2020

    A background of quality and confidence The UK Certification Authority for Reinforcing Steels (CARES) was founded in 1983 and has been UKAS accredited for product and management system certification since 1986.  The accreditation assessment process is therefore not new to them. This independent, not-for-profit certification body of around 30 members ...

     

  • Date posted: July 23, 2020

    Supporting the connected world As the world becomes evermore dependent on wireless communications, the need for a high-quality service that can be relied upon becomes increasingly vital. IoTAS, a specialist field testing company accredited by UKAS to ISO/IEC 17025:2017, supports wireless communications firms worldwide in demonstrating the quality of their ...

     

  • Date posted: July 8, 2020

      Jet-Care International provides a comprehensive range of laboratory analysis services to the aviation, marine and industrial market sectors. Their services include analysis of oil, hydraulic fluid, fuel, grease, coolant, transformer oil, fuel, debris and filters, leading to the identification of potential problems with engines, gearboxes, critical control systems, generators and ...

     

  • Date posted: July 3, 2020

    John Ringrow Senior Assessment Manager John started his career in a private scientific consultancy and then spent many years working on the technical side and in management within NHS laboratories. John worked for Clinical Pathology Accreditation (UK) Ltd for a number of years before joining UKAS in 2013. His career ...