Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CSA Group, a global leader in testing and certification services and a standards development organization, today announced the opening of its first Southeast Asian office in Singapore ("CSA Singapore"). The new office, located in the heart of Singapore's biotech hub in the neighbourhood of Buona Vista, will provide localized testing and certification services to major customers inSingapore.
CSA Singapore, together with CSA Group's other laboratories and offices in Asia, is well positioned to support multinational and national companies covering various industrial testing and certification services in the fields of consumer electronics, oil & gas, hazardous locations (hazloc) equipment and medical and laboratory equipment.
"Singapore has always been at the forefront of business and technology. The establishment of our office here gives our clients the local testing and certification services that are required for access to global markets," said Ms.Claudia Chan, Vice-President of North and South East Asia, CSA Group. "The Singapore office clearly demonstrates our commitment to the region and is part of our Asian growth strategy. Our localized testing and certification offerings will assist clients to roll out their products to market faster, encourage cost savings and help to ensure that our customers' products meet the applicable standards."
In addition to the Singapore office, CSA Group has advanced laboratories and offices in Mainland China, Taiwan,India, South Korea and Japan, offering testing and certification services for global markets in hazardous locations and industrial products, household appliances and gas equipment, power tools, medical and laboratory equipment, plumbing, and alternative energy among others.
Through a high-quality, effective and comprehensive local portfolio of services, CSA Group assists its clients to gain competitive advantages in the markets they serve by providing professional expertise to test and certify their products to North American and global standards.
About CSA Group
CSA Group is an independent membership association dedicated to safety, social good and sustainability. Its knowledge and expertise encompass standards development; training and advisory solutions; global testing and certification services across key business areas including hazardous location and industrial, transportation, plumbing and construction, medical, safety and technology, appliances and gas, transportation, alternative energy, lighting and sustainability; as well as consumer product evaluation services. The CSA certification mark appears on billions of products worldwide. For more information about CSA Group, visit www.csagroup.org