During 1994, LA.P.I. was awarded No.0086 by the ACCREDIA (Italian System of Accrediting Laboratories). This mean that the Quality System, including the technical and organisational aspects, connected to testing activity, have been carefully assessed as to their compliance with the requirements established by the harmonised European regulation UNI CEI EN ISO/IEC 17025 and as regards enforceable criteria of ISO 9000 provisions.
Further to the Laboratory’s Quality System Guarantee, the crediting awarded on the basis of the UNI CEI EN ISO/IEC 17025 regulation, supplies a further guarantee of technical skill. Test Reports, regarding accredited tests, have the ACCREDIA Seal and are undoubtedly recognised in all countries where crediting organisations have entered into a Mutual Acknowledgements Agreement with ACCREDIA.
The Laboratory is authorized by ENAC (Italian Civil Aviation Authority) for flammability testing according to FAR/JAR methods (Certificate No. 1013/L), the technical competence of Laboratory is also recognized by nautical certification authority as BUREAU VERITAS, DET NORSKE VERITAS LLOYD’S REGISTER
Recognized by CESIFER for railway testing in accordance with technical specification UNI CEI 11170 part 1-2-3
Recognized by S.N.C.F. (Societé Nationale Chemin de Fer) for railways testing
Authorized by the Federal Railway Authority (EBA) as testing laboratory for the certification of the products and materials in the railway field
Recognized by U.S.C.G. (United States Coast Guard) for marine testing.