Bureau Veritas Newsletter - May 2016



HIGHLIGHT
Read our Commodities, Industry & Facilities Business Review
This review explains with case studies from around the world how we help clients reduce risk, improve safety and performance and preserve asset integrity across a number of key industrial sectors.
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VeriFuel presents a Case Study about Corrosive Fuels in East Russia
Together with our Antwerp laboratory, VeriFuel, has establishes a new proprietary test method to identify fuel systems having unusual oxidation behaviour.
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Release of our new guidelines for Offshore Access Systems
These guidelines aim at ensuring safety principles and technical requirements for the design, manufacturing and operation of reliable and dependable equipment for the safe transfer of personnel at sea.
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BUSINESS NEWS
Partnership with EMOp to perform inspections and visual checks of pre-owned medical equipment
The partnership with Equipment Management Opportunity will allow innovative and cost efficient services to international buyers and sellers of pre-owned devices (Ultrasound, X-Ray rooms, CT Scanners)
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Bureau Veritas obtains accreditation by China Telecom as an authorized LTE test lab
With this accreditation Bureau Veritas will be able to cover all LTE related tests and certification, thus helping wireless devices and Smartworld manufacturers obtain a competitive edge to shorten the time to market of their products.
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Bureau Veritas becomes an approved testing laboratory for Japan's SG Mark
This accreditation authorizes Bureau Veritas to provide the testing certification of consumer services under the scope of the SG (Safe Goods) Mark Scheme.


CORPORATE NEWS
Acquisition of VEO Standards Technical Service, an automotive conformity assessment body based in China
On May 13, 2016, Bureau Veritas announced the acquisition of VEO Standards Technical Service, a company providing homologation and technical support services for full vehicles and automotive systems and components.
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Acquisition of TMC Marine, a leading international consultancy in London
On May 4, 2016, Bureau Veritas announced the acquisition of TMC Marine which has been providing pre and post casualty advice and support to the marine industry since 1979.
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Acquisition of Dairy Technical Services, a leading provider of food laboratory testing and analysis services in Australia
On April 18, 2016, Bureau Veritas announced the acquisition of Dairy Technical Services ("DTS"), a food testing analysis laboratory in Australia.
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