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Pressure Vessel Regulations in Europe: PED, TPED, SPVD, AD 2000

Internationally Recognized Approval for Pressure Equipment

As a manufacturer of pressure equipment, you can rely on TÜV Rheinland to help you obtain international approvals for your products and systems. Our experienced experts inspect individual components and complete systems to determine compliance with country-specific standards. As your partner, we can help you develop and operate in worldwide markets.

Benefits at a Glance

With international manufacturer and product certification from TÜV Rheinland’s experts, you can:

  • Satisfy the prerequisites for exporting your products
  • Work with a partner who is perfectly familiar with country-specific import regulations
  • Take advantage of the worldwide support of our experts and auditors

Destination Countries

As an officially recognized accreditation body for Europe, TÜV Rheinland is your competent partner concerning all requirements pertaining to the following European directives:

  • Pressure Equipment Directive (97/23/EC)
  • Transportable pressure equipment (99/36/EC)
  • Simple pressure vessels (09/105/EC)

A large number of national organizations and authorities recognize TÜV Rheinland as an international service provider for inspecting and certifying pressure equipment in compliance with their respective national regulations. Just some of these organizations include:

Country National Regulations
Argentina OAA – Organismo Argentino de Acreditacion
India CBB – Central Boilers Board
Japan MHLW – Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare, and METI – Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry
Malaysia DOSH – Department of Occupational Safety and Health
New Zealand DoL – Department of Labor
Singapore MoM – Ministry of Manpower
South Africa SANAS – South African National Accreditation System
Thailand TISI – Thai Industrial Standards Institute
United States of America NB – National Board