History

DVS ZERT – Your certifying partner for more than 20 years

Together with the DVS ZERT you may look back to our history showing you that you have decided for a profound and reliable certification partner. Embedded in a high-level network, the DVS ZERT GmbH has developed from a certifying body to a nationally and internationally active company for various certifications. Please follow the single steps of development. This is your additional value due to confidence! 

1994

January

The foundation of the DVS ZERT e.V. was performed on the foundation meeting on 13 January 1994 (Schweißtechnische Lehr- und Versuchsanstalten, Schweißtechnische Lehranstalten, Chambers of crafts and other institutions)

December

Accreditation of the DVS ZERT for the Certification of Management Systems (ISO 9001)

1996

December

Accreditation of DVS ZERT for the field of products “EN 729 – Quality Requirements on Welding“ as well since „ISO 3834“

2008

December

Extension of the Accreditation Management systems to SCC

2012

June

The Deutsche Verband für Schweißen und verwandte Verfahren (German Association for Welding and Allied Processes), the Gesellschaft für Schweißtechnik International and further co-operation partners of the DVS ZERT e.V. decide on further developing the accredited certifying body DVS ZERT e.V. (QM-systems pursuant to ISO 9001, SCC and welding requirements pursuant to ISO 3834) and to obtain the accreditation and notification of certifying activities pursuant to the building products directive. Its aim is to include the „Factory Production Control“, pursuant to the Building Products Directive as from 01.07.2013

August

The DVS ZERT e.V. applied with the Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle GmbH for a re-accreditation and an extension of the accreditation on building products in system 2+ pursuant to the building products directive for creating conditions for the new certification activities. The DAkkS is the national accreditation body of Germany established in Berlin.

2013

April

The DVS ZERT is issued the accreditation for the field of products in accordance pursuant to the building products directive.

April

The DVS ZERT e.V. changes to DVS ZERT GmbH.

June

The DVS ZERT is issued the notification for the field of products pursuant to the building products directive.

September

The DVS ZERT applies for the extension of the accreditation pursuant to EN 15085.

2014

August

The DVS ZERT is issued the accreditation for the field of products pursuant to EN 15085.