Quality Assurance and Testing Center 1 (QUATEST1) operates under the management of Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality. It is a scientific and technological organization serving State management on Standard, Metrology, Quality and other services requested by organizations and individuals.
Functions - Missions:
- Non destructive testing - NDT, safety inspection for machines, equipment subject to strict labor safety requirements in accordance with legal provisions.
- Carrying out testing and evaluation of quality and safety of products, goods, materials, structures, facilities, energy efficiency, GMO and food.
- Organizing survey, monitoring, testing and environmental impact assessment.
- Implementation of monitoring and inspection of product quality, goods, materials, structures, equipment, production lines, technology transfer and quality of construction works; Surveying and evaluating technical conditions, technological status, technology renovation consultancy.
- Evaluating quality management system, certification of products, goods, services, process in accordance with standards and technical regulations.
- Safety verification for machines, equipment subject to strict labor safety requirements in accordance with legal provisions.
- Carrying out maintenance, repair, installation, provision of testing equipment and other technology transfers.
- Undertaking consultancy services on facility investment projects for testing and metrology activities in accordance with the law.
- 08/11/1979: Center for Standards, Metrology and Quality Region 1 was established by State Committee of Science and Engineering - A state-owned agency for Standardization, Metrology, Inspection and Quality management of products and goods in the Northern region of Vietnam.
- 05/11/1994: Renamed to Quality Assurance and Testing Center 1 (QUATEST1 for short)- A public service agency serving State management and business request.
- 16/02/2017: Establishment of a Testing - Metrology Building at Nam Thang Long Industrial Park - Facility 2 of QUATEST1.
- Now: QUATEST1 always affirms ourselves as a reputable center in conformity assessment of products and goods.