Exova appoints new European Managing Director

Exova, the leading testing and advisory group, has appointed Mike Pooley as its new European managing director to lead its continued market growth.

United Utilities partners with testing group Exova

Exova, one of the world’s leading testing groups, has further strengthened its partnership with United Utilities through a new three year agreement. The minimum three year framework agreement will see Exova provide materials testing and audit services to the utilities giant.

Senior food testing role makes Paul hungry for success

Global testing group Exova has appointed Paul Morris as Operations Manager at its flagship testing laboratory in Grimsby.

Composite testing at Exova Toulouse accredited by Nadcap

The Toulouse laboratory operated by Exova, the world’s leading dedicated testing group, has been accredited by Nadcap to perform a number of specialist composite tests.

Tragedy of Rose Park fire revealed

Fire safety professionals looked on as the first showing of a video unfolded showing the tragic Rose Park care home fire in Scotland which claimed the lives of 14 elderly people. David McCarrey of Strathclyde Fire and Rescue Service sought special permission to show the draft version of the film at a seminar staged by Warrington Certification Limited (WCL), part of the Exova global testing group.

New fire safety furnace unveiled

Fire safety specialists Exova Warringtonfire, part of the global Exova testing group, unveiled a new $1.6 million state-of-the-art resistance furnace as part of its new centre of excellence in Australia.

Testing times

To mark his appointment as Certification Manager at Exova Warrington Certification, we talk to Paul Duggan, chair of the GAI’s Technical Committee about his new role and the changes at his organization.

CPR: the clock is ticking

The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) finally comes into force on July 1st 2013. Paul Duggan of Exova Warrington Certification Ltd examines the issues.

CPR: take steps now to avoid confusion

The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) was sited in the Official Journal in 2011 and all parts finally come into force on the 1st of July 2013. However, it appears there are still missing gaps in the knowledge of the construction industry. Paul Duggan of Exova Warrington Certification Ltd looks at what is in store.

Phil helps to lead Exova’s European growth

Leading global testing group Exova has appointed Phil Coles as Director of Health Sciences for Europe.

CPR set to hit supply chain

Warrington Certification, part of the global Exova testing group, is warning of the effects of the Construction Products Regulation for manufacturers, distributors, end users, specifiers and architects when it comes into force on July 1st.

Exova Metech expands at the double

Exova Metech, the calibration division of the world’s leading independent testing group, has acquired Teknologisk Lab, a Swedish specialist in consulting, training, laboratory services and certification.