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Applus RTD Certification now appointed as Notified Body


The Hague, september 15th, 2014 – Applus RTD Certification B.V. has been notified by the Dutch ministry of Social Affairs and Employment and the European Commission as Notified Body (NoBo). This means that Applus RTD Certification kan serve the Dutch market as Notified Body (NB 2556).
Following this notification the scope of  Applus RTD Certification has been extended with the following services:
  • Conformity evaluation of pressure equipment and pressure systems according to the guideline 97/23/EG module A1.
  • Approval of employees who make permanent connections (Welder Qualification) according to the guideline 97/23/EG.
This extention has led to the fact that Applus RTD Certification now has a Notified Body status. 
All activities according to guideline 97/23/EG  were Applus RTD Certification has not been appoint to perform, will still be  executed by affiliated compay Applus+ Velosi . Applus+ Velosi has qualified inspectors from Applus RTD Certification for those activities, which will result in the fact that these activities can also be perfomed through Applus RTD Certification. This means that Applus RTD can now serve the Dutch and european market more efficiently with a total package in Testing, Inspection and Certification services.

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