Lucideon and BSI Collaborate to Test and Certify Construction Products
Lucideon has been selected by BSI (British Standards Institution) to act as one of its associate laboratories to undertake testing to support BSI’s internationally recognised BSI Kitemark™ schemes for the construction industry.
Lucideon will undertake impartial, third party testing for new BSI Kitemark™ construction projects including the BSI Kitemark™ for Protective Barrier Systems. BSI Kitemark™ is a voluntary and independent mark of safety and quality, reassuring the construction industry and many other sectors over the reliability of a product or service.
Steve Newman, Senior Product Manager at Lucideon said:
“We are very pleased to have been selected as one of BSI’s chosen testing houses for their Kitemark™ schemes. Both BSI and the BSI Kitemark™ are very well respected throughout the UK and internationally within construction, and it’s a compliment to our colleagues, capabilities and facilities to be a part of this collaboration.
“The collaboration will enable Lucideon to provide testing services for clients wishing to achieve Kitemark™ certification. In offering a path to approval we can enable clients to differentiate their products, increase sales and reduce risk.”
Lucideon provides third party impartial testing, development and consultancy services to a range of industries, in addition to the construction sector. Through purpose-built testing laboratories, Lucideon helps clients to comply with regulations and meet specifications, realise products and projects from conception through to completion, develop novel products and processes, and improve existing ones.
BSI, the business standards company helps facilitate business improvement across the globe by helping its clients drive performance, manage risk and grow sustainably through the adoption of international management systems standards, many of which BSI originated. Renowned for its marks of excellence including the consumer recognized BSI Kitemark™, BSI’s influence spans multiple sectors including Aerospace, Automotive, Built Environment, Food, Healthcare and ICT.