Check out our latest seminars held across Asia Pacific and how our customers have benefited from them, as well as highlights of our recent certificate awards ceremony.
ICSS Cyber Security Summit 2016, Singapore
Representatives of TÜV Rheinland Singapore and over 80 participants from various backgrounds contributed to the success of the ICSS Cyber Security Summit 2016 on 8 April 2016. Cyber security related to Integrated Control and Safety Systems (ICSS) has never been so complex or important. The summit catered to the energy, utility, chemical, transportation, manufacturing sectors. It enabled stakeholders to discuss the latest industrial cyber incidents & threats and cooperate on solutions.
- iESM from Start through Operations, Korea
TÜV Rheinland Korea and KORSA (Korea Railroad Safety Association) jointly organized the 4th iESM Conference in Seoul on 18 May 2016. Entitled “iESM from Start through Operations,” it attracted over 70
participants and covered a host of topics:
- What is iESM and the iESM Working Group?
- Strategy for railway safety management
- Lessons for safety management learned from railway accidents
- iESM, 2016 Work Program moving into O&M
- Development of switch machine for rubber-tired LRT based on IEC 62278 and best practice
A training session, entitled “iESM Overview & Practical course,” was held between 16-18 May to bring participants up to date with the latest developments in ESM (as published in the new iESM guidance).
Product and Environmental Compliance Update: EU REACH and RoHS RECAST, Vietnam
Over 80 participants joined “Product and environmental compliance update: EU REACH and RoHS recast” seminar organized by TÜV Rheinland Vietnam on 19 August 2016. The phrase, “increasingly complex,” describes perfectly the state of chemical regulations around the world today. Among those, EU REACH regulation (1907/2006/EU) and EU RoHS (2011/65/EU) make the most impact on global supply chains, especially in terms of
electrical and electronic equipment (EEE).
The seminar covered key concepts in REACH and RoHS, which orient production control for compliance and sustainable development.
IMEA and ASEAN Countries Energy
Efficiency Requirements Overview, Thailand
24 air-conditioner and refrigerator manufacturers visited TÜV Rheinland Thailand’s Global Technology Assessment Centre (GTAC) on 25 August 2016 for a seminar dubbed “IMEA and ASEAN Countries Energy Efficiency Requirements Overview.” Consumers are now paying attention to efficient energy use in their
daily life. Manufacturers also need to develop their products to meet this demand as well as the requirements of import markets. The seminar participants were very interested in a host of topics, including the requirements for countries, such as Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kuwait and Indonesia. TÜV Rheinland experts explained the Energy Efficiency application process and new market support.
Certificate Awards Ceremony
Parex Group Certificate Awards Ceremony
Date: 20 May 2016
Name of Organization: Parex Group
Standard: ISO 9001:2008; ISO 14001:
2004 and OHSAS 18001:2008
Scope: Construction chemicals manufacturing
About the Organization: Founded in 1978 by the French group Lafarge, Parex Group is a leading provider of specialty drymix solutions for the construction industry. It is strong in Western Europe, Asia Pacific, South and North America, North Africa and the Middle East. It was the first to introduce dustless drymix technology in 2006 and more recently has pioneered cement-free powder technology.
PT Pupuk Kaltim Certificate Awards Ceremony
Date: 25 May 2016
Name of Organization:
PT Pupuk Kaltim
Standard: ISO 9001:2008 and 14001:2004
Scope: Fertilizer manufacturing
About the Organization: PT Pupuk Kalimantan Timur (Pupuk Kaltim) was officially established on 7 December 1977 and is located in Bontang, East Kalimantan. It operates an integrated business that includes trade and distribution as well as services in the fields of fertilisers, petrochemicals and other chemicals.
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