• Kiwa Inspecta A/S in Denmark reaches agreement with FORCE Technology about transferring NDT, inspection, building analysis and certification activities

    30 January 2023

    Kiwa Inspecta Denmark will transfer its NDT inspection, building analysis and certification activities to FORCE Technology with effect from 1 February 2023. Kiwa Denmark will continue to offer fire safety and security inspection services.

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  • New year, new name: Telefication rebrands to Kiwa

    25 January 2023

    From January 2023 Telefication B.V. will transfer all certification services to the Kiwa brand. Within the next few weeks the Telefication.com website will also be entirely transferred to Kiwa.com. Hence Kiwa Nederland B.V. has taken over all rights and responsibilities from Telefication B.V..

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  • Meet us at ISH - world’s leading trade fair for HVAC + Water

    24 January 2023

    We are pleased to be present again at the ISH Frankfurt, the world's largest trade fair for HVAC + Water from 13 - 17 March, 2023 in Germany. Visit the Kiwa stand and meet with our energy and water experts.

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  • Kiwa in Rostock now accredited WRAS laboratory for BS6920 materials testing

    23 January 2023

    Kiwa's Hygienic Lab of Excellence (HLoE) in Rostock, Germany, is now an approved laboratory for WRAS, the Water Regulations Approval Scheme for hygienic testing in accordance with the British Standard BS 6920.

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  • Kiwa BCS joins BIOFACH 2023 - one of the World's leading trade fairs in organic food

    20 January 2023

    The organic community comes together once more at the world’s leading trade fair for organic food in Nuremberg, Germany from February 14-17, 2023. Kiwa BCS will of course be present again this year.

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  • Kiwa present at Arab Health 2023 edition

    19 January 2023

    Our experts will be present at Stand N16  in the Rashid Pavilion. Come and meet us and let us inform you about all our services dedicated to the medical sector!

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  • Metrex Mõõtekeskus OÜ joins Kiwa family

    13 January 2023

    Estonia-based company Metrex Mõõtekeskus OÜ, specialized in calibration services in the field of mass, fuel stations and tanks, has joined the Kiwa Group. On 11 January 2023 we have welcomed all employees into the Kiwa family.

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  • Kiwa Energy and Kiwa Product Compliance: new names...same excellent service

    5 January 2023

    Kiwa UK welcomes new names for two of their business units to more accurately reflect the services they offer. Product Compliance Specialists (PCS) will be known as Kiwa Product Compliance and Kiwa Gasted is now called Kiwa Energy.

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  • Kiwa news: the year 2022 at a glance

    27 December 2022

    We are heading towards the end of 2022, here we offer you a selection of Kiwa news, which by no means covers everything we did, but hopefully gives you a nice overview of some of the highlights of the past Kiwa year.

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  • Kiwa announced as finalist for the Hydrogen Awards 2023

    20 December 2022

    Recently Kiwa has been announced as a finalist for the Hydrogen Awards of 2023, where businesses are highlighted for their contribution to the hydrogen industry. The commissioning of our new hydrogen production plant has played a major role in the nomination.

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  • IECEE appoints Kiwa for the IEC 62443: Cyber security for Industrial Automation and Control Systems

    19 December 2022

    The IEC System of Conformity Assessment Schemes for Electrotechnical Equipment and Components (IECEE) recently appointed Kiwa to carry out assessments and certifications in the context of the series of standards IEC 62443.

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  • GAR update: withdrawal of EN 30-1-1:2008+A3:2003, EN 613:2000 and several EN 203 standards

    13 December 2022

    The EU essential requirements for the safety, health and environmental aspects of gas-fired appliances are laid down in the Gas Appliance Regulation (GAR). In the coming years a number of GAR-related quality standards will be withdrawn and replaced by updated versions. 

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  • Kiwa helps Portugal convert to 100% H2

    12 December 2022

    This autumn Kiwa has started two new projects in Portugal for two Portuguese gas district system operators: H2REN for REN Portgás and Retrofit for Floene. In commission of these two operators, Kiwa will assess the suitability of their gas distribution networks for hydrogen. 

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  • Kiwa welcomes final approval Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive

    5 December 2022

    Kiwa welcomes the historic proposal recently adopted by the Council of the European Union on the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD), which is finally ready to come into force.

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  • ASI LLC joins Kiwa Group to expand Food, Feed & Farm Certifications in the United States

    1 December 2022

    Kiwa announced the merger with ASI LLC to strengthen Kiwa’s United States footprint significantly in providing Food, Feed & Farm certifications.

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  • Kiwa issues first KiwaGreen certificate to Hundhausen Kunststofftechnik

    23 November 2022

    Kiwa has issued the first KiwaGreen certificate and the Covenant Cable Protection Pipe of recycled polyethylene to Hundhausen Kunststofftechnik in Germany. The certification shows that the company is working towards becoming energy or climate neutral in the future and contributing to a more sustainable world through its products.

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  • UKCA - Latest Update

    22 November 2022

    On 14 November 2022 the UK Government announced some further changes to the UKCA deadlines which were originally amended on 20 June 2022. Read more about the updates here.

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  • Kiwa now offers SMETA audits in Europe

    18 November 2022

    Kiwa can from now on perform SMETA audits in Europe. An agreement for this was signed between Kiwa Deutschland GmbH and her authorized partner to provide SEDEX assessments.

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  • Publication: Technical considerations when testing hydrogen valves with air

    14 November 2022

    When transporting hydrogen gas through existing gas pipelines, the safety level should be at least the same as for transporting natural gas. Materials expert Ernst van der Stok describes technical considerations explaining why air can safely be used to test the leak tightness of mechanical fittings and valves.

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  • Kiwa sponsor Forze Hydrogen Racing

    8 November 2022

    In the coming year, Kiwa will sponsor Forze Hydrogen Racing, a Dutch student team that specializes in racing on hydrogen. Kiwa not only supports Forze financially, but also contributes in the form of advice and validation of hydrogen systems.

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