24 Apr 2018

Geleen, The Netherlands: Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, announces its approval as an external laboratory partner to the BMW Group for realignment of the BMW Group Standard 93016. The designation was granted to the Intertek facility in Geleen, the Netherlands.

Intertek’s participation in BMW’s renewal of materials validation enables raw-material manufacturers of Thermoplast materials to demonstrate compliance to the BMW Group Standard. The GS 93016 standard will be updated twice a year in the future and suppliers will benefit from leveraging Intertek’s resources and expertise in compliance testing for automotive materials.

“At Intertek, we are committed to expanding our capabilities through continuous investments and training of our staff, providing the highest level of Total Quality Assurance to our customers,” said Marco Theunissen, Business Development Manager Automotive Polymers at Intertek. “Our heritage of more than 80 years of experience and expertise in materials analysis and validation will provide improved speed to market for our clients. We look forward to expanding our services as an independent laboratory partner to the BMW Group.”

Intertek provides expertise on performance, quality, and reliability standards and expectations for the automotive industries with efficient, cost-effective insights and testing capabilities. Intertek is accredited to conduct hundreds of electrical, chemical, and mechanical tests for automotive components, products, and systems.

For more information, visit www.Intertek.com/automotive.


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