Eurofins acquires leading Finnish expert company in testing, inspection and certification of construction products
Friday, June 1, 2018
Eurofins has underlined their ambition to become a one-stop service provider for companies within the construction product industry, by acquiring the leading Finnish company VTT Expert Services. Eurofins is already recognized as a global leader in indoor air and emission analysis, as well as chemical testing of construction products, and the acquisition of VTT Expert Services adds new services and accreditations to the Eurofins service portfolio.
VTT Expert Services
|VTT Expert Services are known as a leading provider of expert advice and high quality service for a wide range of products. VTT Expert Services are Notified Body under several directives and the Construction Product Regulation and are accredited for more than 1.300 standards by FINAS, the national accreditation body in Finland. By providing reliable information for decision making they are helping their customers develop new products and shortening their way to market. Even the most challenging technical issues are solved to ensure the quality and conformity of their customers’ products.|
With the acquisition of VTT Expert Services, Eurofins welcomes another 200 employees to their team, and thereby becomes a major provider of Testing, Inspection and Certification services for the construction product industry in Europe. Eurofins will be able to provide all necessary services for companies to show full compliance to legislations throughout Europe as well as globally recognized sustainable building programs such as Ecolabel, LEED, BREEAM, DGNB, etc. Simultaneously the portfolio of VTT Expert Services will be made available for customers across continents through Eurofins’ global network of laboratories.