Participating bodies

EMPOWERED CERTIFICATION BODIES

BRE Global Ltd
enquiries@bre.co.uk

KIWA
info@kiwa.nl

RECOGNIZED TEST CENTERS (UNDER THE COOPERATING CERTIFICATION BODY)

1. BRE (UK; empowered)

BRE Limited, UK
website: www.bre.co.uk

CEIS, Spain
website: www.ceis.es

CETIAT, France
website: www.cetiat.fr/en

 

Fraunhofer ISE, Germany
website: www.ise.fraunhofer.de

Intertek Testing Services Shenzhen LTD. Guangzhou Branch, China
website: www.intertek.com

Universität Stuttgart, IGE, Prüfstelle HLK, Germany
website: www.hlk-stuttgart.de
bernd.klein@hlk-stuttgart.de

TÜV SÜD Certification and Testing Co., Ltd. Guangzhou Branch, China
website: www.tuvsud.com

Heat Pump Test Center WPZ, Switzerland
website: www.wpz.ch
michael.eschmann@ntb.ch

2. DIN CERTCO – Cert (DE; empowered)

Centro de apoio tecnológico à Indústria Metalomecânica (CATIM), Portugal
website: www.catim.pt
catim@catim.pt

Fraunhofer ISE, Germany
website: www.ise.fraunhofer.de

Institut für Luft- und Kältetechnik (ILK), Germany
website: www.ilkdresden.de/en/

Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT), Austria 
website: www.ait.ac.at

Danish Technological Institute (DTI), Denmark
website: www.dti.dk/

KIWA, Netherlands
website: www.kiwa.com

CEIS, Spain
website: www.ceis.es

 

CETIAT, France
website: www.cetiat.fr/en

 

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
ReLAB - Renewable Heating and Cooling Lab

website: www.relab.polimi.it
alberto.mauro@polimi.it

RISE, Sweden
website: www.sp.se 

 

IMQ S.p.A., Italy
website: www.imq.it

Universität Stuttgart, IGE, Prüfstelle HLK, Germany
website: www.hlk-stuttgart.de
bernd.klein@hlk-stuttgart.de

SZU Brno, Czech Republic
website: www.szutest.cz

TÜV Rheinland Energy GmbH, Germany
website: www.tuv.com/de/waermepumpen

 

TÜV Rheinland Korea Ltd.
website: www.tuv.com/korea/ko/
sangmin.kim@tuv.com

 

VDE Prüf- und Zertifizierungsinstitut GmbH, Germany
website: www.vde.com

Heat Pump Test Center WPZ, Switzerland
website: www.wpz.ch
michael.eschmann@ntb.ch

3. ICIM - CERT  (IT; EMPOWERED)

CEIS, Spain
website: www.ceis.es

SZU Brno, Czech Republic
website: www.szutest.cz

4. KIWA (NL; EMPOWERED)

KIWA, Netherlands
website: www.kiwa.com

BDR Thermea France

website: www.bdrthermeagroup.com

CETIAT, France
website: www.cetiat.fr/en

 

5. LCIE Bureau Veritas (FR; EMPOWERED)

SZU Brno, Czech Republic
website: www.szutest.cz

6. RISE – SWEDEN CERT (SE; EMPOWERED)

RISE, Sweden
website: www.sp.se 

 

CEIS, Spain
website: www.ceis.es

CETIAT, France
website: www.cetiat.fr/en

 

Danish Technological Institute (DTI), Denmark
website: www.dti.dk/

7. SZU – Strojírenský zkušební ústav, s.p. Cert (CZ; empowered)

Universität Stuttgart, IGE, Prüfstelle HLK, Germany
website: www.hlk-stuttgart.de
bernd.klein@hlk-stuttgart.de

SZU Brno, Czech Republic
website: www.szutest.cz

Heat Pump Test Center WPZ, Switzerland
website: www.wpz.ch
michael.eschmann@ntb.ch

8. VDE – Cert (DE; empowered)

VDE Prüf- und Zertifizierungsinstitut GmbH, Germany
website: www.vde.com

INSPECTORS

BRE:

  • Roy Giles and David Penfold (BRE)

DIN CERTCO:

  • Christian Köfinger (AIT)
  • Svend Vinther Pedersen (DTI)
  • Michal Manhalter, Milan Bašta and Mario Jankola (SZU)
  • Ansgar Pomp, Mario Reimbold and Reiner Verbert (TÜV Rheinland Energy)
  • SangMin Kim (TÜV Rheinland Korea)
  • Helmut Böhn (VDE)
  • Stephan Richter (KIWA)

KIWA:

  • Arjen Beltman and Kees van der Sluis (KIWA)

RISE:

  • Stefan Thyberg and Thomas Ljung (RISE)

SZU:

  • Michal Manhalter, Milan Bašta and Mario Jankola (SZU)

Note: Inspectors have to be recognized by the respective certification bodies. They are recognized personally, an auditing body can send their employees.

 

Auditing bodies:

  • Italian Certification Institute for Mechanics (ICIM)
  • Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE)
  • Universität Stuttgart (IGE)