Teseq Singapore is pleased to announce that its Calibration Laboratory has attained accreditation to the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 standard by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) as of 7th December 2009. This includes accreditation to ANSI/NCSL Z540-1-1994 and admission to the ILAC International Mutual Recognition Agreement.
Teseq Singapore was awarded this prestigious recognition only after exhaustive assessment of its lab procedures, controls and activities to ensure compliance to international standards. The Laboratory scope covers ESD, EFT and Surge simulator calibration according to IEC 61000-4-2, IEC61000-4-4, IEC 61000-4-5 and ISO 10605 standards. Singapore’s successful accreditation boosts Teseq’s global presence to 5 accredited laboratories, located in Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Germany and Singapore. Asian customers will henceforth be able to cut down on equipment downtime and enjoy accredited calibration services closer to home.
A2LA was established in 1978 and is currently the largest multi-disciplinary accreditation body in the United States. Over 1800 laboratories in various fields of calibration and testing have been accredited by this eminent society. A2LA ISO/IEC17025:2005 accreditation indicates that the Laboratory meets internationally recognized standards, capable of performing calibration activities to the highest level of technical competency.
Lastly, the Laboratory team would like to take this chance to thank all other Teseq laboratories for their guidance and support during the accreditation exercise.
Teseq Singapore Calibration Laboratory’s official accreditation certificate 2939.01 and scope of accreditation can be viewed at www.a2la.org