ASHGHAL BECOMES ACCREDITATION CENTER FOR ISO 17025 CERTIFICATION

The Public Works Authority Ashghal yesterday announced signing a memorandum of understanding to become an international accreditation center for ISO 17025 certification, in addition to being recognized by the International Laboratory Accreditation Co-o…

The Public Works Authority Ashghal yesterday announced signing a memorandum of understanding to become an international accreditation center for ISO 17025 certification, in addition to being recognized by the International Laboratory Accreditation Co-operation (ILAC) for providing technical support for international accreditation.

Ashghal President, Saad bin Ahmed al-Muhannadi, signed the MoU with Paul Stennet, Chief Executive of the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS).

The accreditation from ILAC gives Ashghal's center the authority to accredit international laboratories in 13 different countries, including the UK, Italy, Malaysia, India, Kuwait, Oman, Yemen, Turkey and other Arab countries.

Source: Government of Qatar