Lucideon, the international materials technology company, and the British Board of Agrément (BBA), a leading technical assessment and certification body in the UK, is pleased to announce the forging of a closer co-operation, a move designed to provide the construction industry with improved certification and testing services.
The BBA offers a construction product approval scheme, Agrément Certification, which provides reassurance to suppliers. The collaboration between the two parties will see an expansion in this certification service, thanks to the extensive, flexible and efficient testing services that the BBA and Lucideon are able to provide.
Phil Noble, Construction Business Manager, Lucideon, said:
“This collaborative arrangement with the BBA will allow us to co-ordinate the most efficient use of our joint expertise and resources and will improve the testing and certification process for our construction industry clients, especially those companies that are bringing innovative developments to market.”
Fanoula Ziouzia, Head of Corporate Development and Client Services, BBA said:
"We are pleased to be announcing our collaboration with Lucideon, a leading testing company that shares our commitment to better serve our clients. The collaboration allows us to improve the client experience during the testing and certification process. We are looking forward to developing a level of collaboration with Lucideon that will broaden the business relationships with our mutual clients.”
Lucideon, formerly Ceram, is a leading international provider of materials development, testing and assurance.
Through its offices and laboratories in the UK, US and the Far East, Lucideon provides materials and assurance expertise to clients in a wide range of sectors, including healthcare, construction, ceramics and power engineering.
The company aims to improve the competitive advantage and profitability of its clients by providing them with the expertise, accurate results and objective, innovative thinking that they need to optimise their materials, products, processes, systems and businesses.