Bureau Veritas Opens its Latest Wireless/Smartworld Lab in China (PR Newswire)

HONG KONG, August 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ —

~ Extensive footprint covers USA, France, Germany, China, Taiwan and Korea ~ 

Bureau Veritas has announced the opening of its latest wireless/smartworld lab in Shenzhen, China. Representatives from the industry and government were invited to participate in a technical seminar and witness the opening ceremony. Afterwards, a guided tour of the test laboratory was conducted to reveal one of the most advanced and comprehensive wireless/smartworld labs in China.

With 7 out of the top 10 global smartphone brands* being Chinese, Shenzhen being one of China’s 3 technology hubs and one of China’s Smart Cities, Bureau Veritas’ latest wireless/smartworld lab is ideally located to support their ambitious growth plans. Additionally, the world continues to become smarter with the number of products and applications relying on wireless communications technologies growing at an ever increasing pace.

The new location leverages Bureau Veritas’, including 7layers, strengths and will provide clients in China with regulatory, performance and conformance testing/certification as well as engineering and consulting services that are increasingly needed in today’s smartworld.

Dr. Daniel Lee, Vice President of Bureau Veritas’ wireless business in Taiwan and General Manager in Shenzhen stated, “Our latest lab features the necessary equipment and capabilities to support the growing needs of technology providers and manufacturers/brands in the wireless/smartworld. Under the one roof we have RF/EMC, SAR, OTA and GCF/PTCRB covering 2G, 3G & LTE (RF and protocol) testing. We also provide access to a range of consulting and advisory services including FCC/CE support and international approvals management. I look forward to continuing the partnership with our clients and maintaining our role as a key growth enabler in the evolution of the wireless/smartworld.”

Website: http://www.bureauveritas.com/smartworld

*Source: Top 10 smartphone makers in Q1 2015, http://www.phonearean.com

About Bureau Veritas 

Bureau Veritas is a global leader in testing, inspection and certification services. Founded in 1828, the group has more than 66,500 employees in 1,400 offices and laboratories located in 140 countries. Bureau Veritas helps its clients to improve their performances by offering innovative services and solutions in order to ensure that their products, infrastructure and processes meet standards and regulations in terms of quality, health and safety, environment protection and social responsibility. Bureau Veritas is listed on Euronext Paris and belongs to the Next 20 index (Compartment A, code ISIN FR 006174348, stock symbol: BVI) Website: http://www.bureauveritas.com

Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services division is a leading global quality assurance provider for the global consumer product and retail markets. It offers an array of specialized services including testing, inspections, certification, audits and engineering services for a wide range of consumer products. These products include soft goods; electrical and electronic products; smartworld products and services including wireless and mobile devices; automotive equipment; hard goods; toys and juvenile products; premiums; food products as well as health, beauty, cosmetics, and household products. Website: http://www.bureauveritas.com/cps

Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services Electrical & Electronic Business Line provides comprehensive certification & testing solutions for electrical and electronic products. A core focus is a “one-stop” approach helping clients shorten the time to market for their products. Bureau Veritas has a comprehensive testing, inspection and certification service portfolio covering electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), safety, radio frequency, telecom, GCF/PTCRB, Wi-Fi, OTA, battery, grid connection, environmental simulation and eco-design. Bureau Veritas’ business covers multiple industries: IT equipment, Audio/Video products, mobile devices, communication products, wireless products, household products, battery products, power supply products, lighting products, industrial, scientific and medical devices and photovoltaic inverters.

SOURCE Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services