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  • 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 ...

     

  • Date posted: May 5, 2017

    The Vascular Assessment Unit (VAU) at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust diagnoses an array of blood flow disorders such as arterial narrowing and deep vein thrombosis using specialised ultrasound scans.  Operating out of a purpose built department within The Queen Alexandra Hospital, the VAU’s team of 11 staff is made up ...

     

  • Date posted: May 3, 2017

    The Medical Imaging Partnership (MIP) is a private radiology company, formed over 7 years ago by experienced Radiologists, Operational Managers and IT experts.  Together these experienced professionals offer a range of managed radiology services, professional services to radiologists and consultancy-based radiology department reviews.  Its business model is focused on building ...

     

  • Date posted: April 4, 2017

    The Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust was the first radiology/diagnostic imaging service to achieve accreditation within the NHS.  Here, Dr Graham Hoadley, Consultant Radiologist and National Clinical Advisor, NHS Improvement, looks at the benefits of successfully completing the accreditation process.  Accreditation is a robust assessment of a radiology service, ...

     

  • Date posted: February 27, 2017

    With over 150 members of staff, treating approximately 600 patients a day, the Medical Imaging Department is one of the largest and busiest departments within the Royal Devon and Exeter (RD&E) NHS Foundation Trust.  In addition to being open for outpatient appointments 12hrs a day, 7 days a week, the ...