TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS

TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS

TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS has been operating in Greece since 1994 and is a subsidiary company of the Austrian Inspection and Certification Organization known as “TÜV AUSTRIA” established in 1872 in Vienna, as a non- profit organization. The headquarters of TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS are located in Athens with branch offices in Northern Greece (Thessaloniki) and Southern Greece (Heraklion, Crete). Since 2005, TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS has affiliated offices in other countries besides Greece, in Cyprus (Nicosia), Turkey (Istanbul), Jordan (Amman), Egypt (Cairo) and Albania (Tirana). TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS has been established as one of the primary auditing leaders in the Greek, Balkan, East Mediterranean and Middle East markets in sectors such as Management Systems Certification and Inspections – Certification of Materials, Products, Machinery and Equipment, Building and Industrial Installations.

OBJECTIVES
TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS has adopted a business methodology which incorporates years of valuable experience and a vision of providing optimal level of quality implementation throughout its scope of business activities. The objective of TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS is to provide independent auditing services (known as Third Party) such as Technical Inspections, Audits, Certifications, as well as playing an important role in enhancing the knowledge and skills of employees in various specialized sectors, through its training academy. These objectives are accomplished by providing the necessary and appropriate auditing solutions to companies through our highly trained personnel in all business aspects, with emphasis on professional business conduct and ethics, integrity and absolute objectivity.

ACTIVITIES
TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS has won the trust of the market by providing accredited technical services. The services provided in the fields of Audit, Certification, Technical Inspection and Training are:

• Assessment and Certification of Management Systems according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, EMAS Regulation, HACCP, ISO 22000, FSSC 22000, BRC, IFS, IFS Logistics, IFS Broker, OHSAS 18001, ISO 13485, SA 8000, ΕΝ 16001, ISO 50001, AGRO 2.1- 2.2, AGRO 3.1- 3.2- 3.3- 3.4, GLOBALG.A.P. Protocol, ISO 27001, BS 25999, ISO 20000.
• Audits and Certifications according to ELOT 1433, ELOT 1429, ELOT 1435, ΕΝ 15733
• Environment and Energy Audits, Inspections and Measurements.
• Renewable Sources of Energy- Photovoltaic and Wind Air Generators Inspections.
• Verification of Greenhouse Gases (CO2) emissions reports according to the Emission Trading Scheme.
• Lift Inspections- CE Type Approval, Safety Construction Elements of CE type, Technical Inspections, Certification of Quality Assurance Systems according to EC 95/16 directive.
• Inspection of Industrial Building Installations and Metallic Constructions.
• Inspection of Buildings with N.D.T./ N.D.E. methods.
• Inspection Body of Quality Assurance in Civil Engineers Projects, Building and Road Constructions.
• Inspection and Certification of Hoist Cranes, Bridge Cranes.
• Inspection and Certification of Pressure Vessels, Air Chambers, Steam Boilers, Gas Apparatus.
• Certification of Welding Procedures and Welders.
• Certification of Products according to CE Marking.
• Transportation and Vehicle checking that carry dangerous loads according to ADR and ATP Regulations.
• Cargo Inspections (Third party, Member of IUS- Independent Unified Surveyors-).
• Risk Analysis in Refineries, Chemical Industries, Energy Production Units.
• Training courses, through TÜV ACADEMY and IRCA and custom-tailored seminars for companies, in all the above subjects.

RELIABILITY AND VALIDITY
The Parent Organization TÜV AUSTRIA is accredited from the Austrian Accreditation Council. Also,
TÜV AUSTRIA is a notified body in the European Union – Notification Number 0408. TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS is a notified body in the European Union (Notification Number 0906). Furthermore, TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS is an accredited Inspection and Certification Body by the Hellenic Accreditation System (ESYD S.A. active member of MLA) according to the Standards EN 45011, ISO/IEC 17020, ISO/IEC 17021 and to the EMAS regulation. TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS employs highly trained inspectors and auditors of all backgrounds providing high quality services and solutions optimized specifically to the requirements of each project. The inspectors and auditors of TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS have proven experience in their corresponding fields and sectors and improve themselves continually through the educational programs of TÜV Academy.