Participating bodies

EMPOWERED CERTIFICATION BODIES

British Board of Agrément (BBA)
pmaxwell@bbacerts.co.uk

BRE Global Ltd
enquiries@bre.co.uk

RECOGNIZED TEST CENTERS (UNDER THE COOPERATING CERTIFICATION BODY)

1. BBA (UK; empowered)

BSRIA Limited, UK
website: www.bsria.co.uk
Contact rebecca.hogg[at]bsria.co.uk

2. BRE (UK; empowered)

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

CEIS, Spain
website: www.ceis.es

CETIAT, France
website: www.cetiat.fr

 

3. DIN CERTCO – Cert (DE; empowered)

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

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

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

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

CEIS, Spain
website: www.ceis.es

 

CETIAT, France
website: www.cetiat.fr

 

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

website: www.relab.polimi.it
alberto.mauro[at]polimi.it

RISE, Sweden
website: www.sp.se 

 

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/

 

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

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

4. ICIM - CERT  (IT; EMPOWERED)

CEIS, Spain
website: www.ceis.es

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

5. RISE – SWEDEN CERT (SE; EMPOWERED)

RISE, Sweden
website: www.sp.se 

 

CEIS, Spain
website: www.ceis.es

CETIAT, France
website: www.cetiat.fr

 

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

6. 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

7. VDE – Cert (DE; empowered)

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

INSPECTORS

BRE:

  • Roy Giles (BRE)

DIN CERTCO:

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

RISE:

  • Stefan Thyberg and Thomas Ljung (RISE)

SZU:

  • Michal Manhalter and Milan Bašta (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)