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  • Date posted: October 23, 2019

    Priding itself on being one of the UK’s leading independent non-contact metrology specialists, Optimax Imaging Inspection and Measurement provides expert application-specific solutions to the most demanding of metrology problems.  From its purpose built premises in Market Harborough, Optimax’s team of 30 staff provide sales, support, training, maintenance and calibration services ...

     

  • Date posted: October 22, 2019

    Rapidity currently holds ISO 9001 , 14001 , 27001 and FSC certifications so we felt it was a natural progression to show our commitment to high quality colour reproduction by achieving BPIF certification, which focuses on colour management. This is the only scheme out in the field which is UKAS ...

     

  • Date posted: September 25, 2019

    Fraud against the NHS takes many forms, ranging from false claims for treatment or the supply of goods, through to misrepresentation of qualifications and falsified time sheets.  The more sensitive, higher value, widespread and complex cases are dealt with by the NHS Counter Fraud Authority (NHSCFA).  The NHSCFA estimates that ...

     

  • Date posted: September 5, 2019

    Improving Quality in Physiological Services (IQIPS) is a professionally-led assessment and accreditation scheme that ensures patients receive consistently high quality services, tests, examinations and procedures, by competent staff working in safe environments.  Managed and delivered by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service UKAS), IQIPS is developed and owned by the professional ...

     

  • Date posted: August 12, 2019

    Fluke Calibration is one of the world’s leaders in precision calibration instruments, equipment, service and software for measuring electrical activity, radio frequency, temperature, humidity, pressure and flow.  Its instruments are used in calibration laboratories and process measurement instrument shops across the globe, including nearly every National Metrology Institute. With offices ...

     

  • Date posted: June 9, 2019

    Today marks World Accreditation Day, an initiative jointly established by the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC), to promote the value of accreditation, accredited conformity assessment and standards. This year the theme focuses on how accreditation adds value to supply chains and procurement activities. Supply chains provide ...

     

  • Date posted: July 25, 2018

    LLC “Business Trend” is a Russian market leading provider of inspection services and is a crucial part of all large-scale fuel and energy complex projects in Russia, including international projects such as Nord Stream, Nord Stream 2, Turkish Stream, South Stream and “Power of Siberia”. Since 1991, LLC “Business Trend” ...

     

  • Date posted: November 2, 2017

        Ricardo plc is a global engineering and environmental consultancy, specialising in the transport and energy sectors.  The combination of two EU directives make it mandatory for organisations assessing the interoperability and safety of rail systems within the European rail sector to be accredited by a recognised national accreditation ...

     

  • Date posted: August 21, 2017

    Accurate, reliable measurements are the cornerstone of industries and societies across the globe.  To ensure that measuring devices give accurate readings they should be properly calibrated as part of a robust quality control system.  The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) recommends using organisations accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005 for any calibration ...

     

  • Date posted: June 16, 2017

    Exova is one of the world’s leading laboratory-based testing groups, trusted by organisations to test and advise on the safety, quality and performance of their products and operations.  Headquartered in Edinburgh, Exova is a global organisation with offices in 33 countries, a workforce of around 4,200 people throughout Europe, the ...