Need help with the PED?
The PED provides three routes to conformity, depending both on the equipment and the choice of the manufacturer:
- Third-party examination
- Third-party inspection and quality management certification
Third-parties must be registered Notified Bodies (NoBos), which are approved by an accreditation body. LRQA was the first NoBo to be accredited for the PED.
Why work with us?
Globally recognised and accredited
By choosing LRQA, you'll be working with an organisation that has the pedigree and proven capabilities to inspect your equipment against the PED's requirements.
LRQA's technical experts can provide first-hand insights into the requirements of the PED and the logic behind them. Our surveyors are chosen for their sector-specific knowledge and expertise, which means you can be confident that they'll understand the manufacturing challenges you face.
Our expert assessment teams take a collaborative approach that understands the importance of a fast, efficient appraisal with minimal disruption to your business. Using an industry-leading methodology, our design appraisal engineers, inspection personnel and quality system auditors can help you prepare for certification, perform equipment reviews, and provide training for your staff and stakeholders on the PED.
Combining know-how of multiple standards
As a global NoBo, we help companies gain PED certification around the world. Combined with our knowledge of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, we're well placed to help companies large and small with their PED work.
Who we work with
We help businesses across dozens of sectors push forward and achieve like never before. How can we help you?
Adding flexibility through remote inspection.
Read how our remote inspection saves one client more than 50% in inspection cost.
What we think
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