The award by UKAS recognises our commitment to offering high quality assessment and training services to our clients
(PRWEB UK) 15 April 2015
Following an extensive audit by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS), LRQA is pleased to announce that accreditation to ISO 55001:2014, the international standard for Asset Management, has been awarded for all 40 of its global offices.
LRQA is the only certification body to hold a global scope of accreditation for ISO 55001:2014, (which replaces PAS 55) and is one of the first certification bodies to be awarded accreditation against the standard.
LRQA System and Governance Manager, Steve Williams said, “The award by UKAS recognises our commitment to offering high quality assessment and training services to our clients and is testament to our relationship with other divisions within the Lloyd’s Register Group who supported us during the accreditation process.”
Notes to editors
LRQA is a member of the Lloyd’s Register group. LRQA is a leading independent provider of assurance services including assessment, certification, validation, verification and training across a broad spectrum of standards and schemes.
About Lloyd’s Register
Lloyd’s Register (LR) is a global engineering, technical and business services organisation wholly owned by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation, a UK charity dedicated to research and education in science and engineering. Founded in 1760 as a marine classification society, LR now operates across many industry sectors, with over 9000 employees in 78 countries.
Lloyd’s Register has a long-standing reputation for integrity, impartiality and technical excellence. Our compliance, risk and technical consultancy services give clients confidence that their assets and businesses are safe, sustainable and dependable. Through its global technology centres and research network, Lloyd’s Register is at the forefront of understanding the application of new science and technology to future-proof its clients’ businesses.