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New accreditations April 2018

18-04-2018

The table below gives an overview of the new RvA accreditations in 2018. For more information on the accreditation or the organisation, please refer to the list with all accredited bodies.

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Publication new version of explanatory document T015 concerning explanatory notes on ISO/IEC 17025.

13-04-2018

Explanatory document RvA-T015 sets out details of how the RvA deals with a number of criteria appearing in EN ISO/IEC 17025.

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Publication of specific accreditation protocol C020 (de CO2-Prestatieladder voor Ladder-CI’s) (Dutch)

13-04-2018

Specific Accreditation Protocol C000 contains a brief description for the accreditation the "CO2-Prestatieladder voor Ladder-CI’s". This SAP serves as a practical supplement to RvA Policy Rule BR002.

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RvA- Lead assessor elected vice-chair key committee EA

26-03-2018

During the 19th EA Horizontal Harmonization Committee (HHC) meeting on 6-7 March, Sjaak Hendriks (lead assessor RvA) was unanimously elected as HHC-vice chair. HHC is an important committee of EA and focusses on (among others) strenghtening the cooperation and harmonization between accreditation bodies in Europe

 

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New accreditations March 2018

21-03-2018

The table below gives an overview of the new RvA accreditations in 2018. For more information on the accreditation or the organisation, please refer to the list with all accredited bodies.

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ISO/IEC 17025:2017 First Dutch translation for Dr. Peter van de Leemput

19-03-2018

Peter van de Leemput, RvA-expert & lead assessor - acted as chair in the development of the very first version (1999) and the second version of the ISO 17025 norm for testing and calibrationlabs (2015). Peter (retired since 2016) has played a key rol in this process and was therefore honoured at the NEN-congress of March 8 where he was given the first Dutch translation of the latest version.

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Publication new version of specific accreditation protocol L002 concerning AP04 en AS SIKB 3000 (Dutch).

19-03-2018

Specific Accreditation Protocol L002 contains a brief description for the accreditation of activities in the framework of AP04 and AS SIKB 3000. This SAP serves as a practical supplement to RvA Policy Rule BR002.

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