Bureau Veritas
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Full Name in the national language:

Bureau Veritas

Company / Organization:

Bureau Veritas


Petroleumweg 30 PO Box 966 3160 AD Rhoon Netherlands



Member Type

Bioenergy Europe Associated Member

Sector of Activity

Certification, Consultancy, Renewable Energy, Transport Biofuel Provider, Wood-based Industry

Base Country




World leader specialized in conformity assessment services in the fields of Quality, Health, Safety and Environment. Bureau Veritas acquired Inspectorate in 2010 making it one of the world leaders in commodities inspection and testing. We operate in more than 140 countries, with 69,000 employees serving over 400,000 clients globally.

Inspectorate, a Bureau Veritas Group company:
■ The world’s leading independent commodity inspection and testing organizations with global coverage
■ Working at the world’s major and secondary ports, mining, power- & steel plants and refining locations
■ High reputation for integrity, high quality and service delivery. All staff are signed up to a very strict Code of Ethics
■ Our quality management systems, strict safety standards, utilising new technologies and a professional team trained to provide customer satisfaction
■ Accurate quantity and quality determination of commodities in the supply chain
■ Expertise and longstanding experience in the full range of Solid Fuels (including energy and coking coals, coke and petcoke), Biomass materials (wood pellets & -chips, etc.), and Metals & Minerals

Our broad Inspection and Testing Service scope includes:
■ Loading/Discharge Supervision & Inspections
■ Weight Determination (draft survey, barge gauging)
■ Pre-Shipment Inspection
■ Sampling & Sample Preparation
■ Physical and analytical material testing
■ Stock Warehouse Inspections

Our Laboratory services:
■ Global network
■ Fully accredited and compliant to the relevant international standards
■ Extensive analytical testing services, high accuracy & quality and fast turnaround times (TAT)
■ Utilising up-to-date LIMS software ensuring data integrity and complete traceability at all stages of the sample testing process.

Our accreditations and membership:
■ Fully accredited to both ISO 9001 and ISO 17025
■ ENplus authorised laboratories
■ Certificates of excellence with participation in DCC Delta Coal Control GmbH proficiency tests
■ Member of International Federation of Inspection Agencies (IFIA)