Quality Management

We know our customers rely on information from HBK products, solutions, software and services to make business-critical decisions. That’s why we constantly strive to improve the quality, accuracy and reliability of our products and services. After all, this is the only way we can remain the preferred partner and solution provider in the market for measurement and analysis of sound and vibration.

 

Hottinger Brüel & Kjær's quality management system ensures the quality, accuracy, and reliability of our products and services. 

 

Our quality certifications and accreditations

Our Quality Management System is certified to meet the requirements of the following standards:

 

Certification for Hottinger Brüel & Kjaer GmbH (formerly Hottinger Baldwin Messtechnik GmbH), Darmstadt (Germany)

Quality Management System, ISO 9001: DQS-000001

Environmental Management System, ISO 14001 : DQS-000001

Energy Management System, ISO50001: DQS-00001

Quality Management System, 2014/34/EU (ATEX): BVS 21 ATEX ZQS/E124

Quality Assurance of the Production Process ATEX: PTB 05 ATEX Q005-6

Verified Conformity Assessment Program (VCAP, NTEP/NCWM), NQA Certificate: 13673

Manufacturer and Welding Shop acc. to AD 2000-Code

Inspection of the welding quality requirements according ISO 3834

Quality Assessment Report Summary IECEX: DE/PTB/QAR14.0003/03

 

Certification for Hottinger Bruel & Kjaer UK Ltd. (formerly HBM United Kingdom Ltd.), Millbrook (UK)

Quality Management System, ISO 9001: DQS-000001

Prenscia development ISO 9001:2015 certification (for Prenscia brand - ReliaSoft and nCode)

 

Certification for Hottinger Bruel & Kjaer Inc. (formerly Hottinger Baldwin Measurements, Inc.), Marlboro (USA)

Quality Management System, ISO 9001: NQA-10142

 

Certification for Hottinger Bruel & Kjaer Co.,Ltd. (formerly Hottinger Baldwin Measurement (Suzhou) Co., Ltd.) (China)

Quality Management System, ISO 9001: TÜV-Rheinland-98431

Quality Management System, ISO 14001: TÜV-Rheinland-98431

 

Certification for Hottinger Bruel & Kjær Norway AS (formerly HBM Norge AS)

Quality Management System ISO 9001: DQS-000001

https://www.bksv.com/en/about/quality-environment/quality-managementQuality Management System, ISO 9001: PT-2010/CEP.3611

Quality Management System, 2014/34/EU (ATEX): BVS 17 ATEX ZQS/E414

 

Accreditation

Calibration Laboratory, ISO 17025: D-K-12029

Test Laboratory for EMC, ISO 17025: D-PL-12029-01

List of accredited activities conducted under the flexible scope of the EMC laboratory

 

Sound & Vibration Measurement

ISO 9001:2015 with the scope "Development, production, sales and servicing of technical equipment for measurement and analysis of sound and vibration"

 

Sound & Vibration Measurement:

AS/EN 9100:2018 with the scope "Development, production, sales and servicing of customer specific accelerometers"

 

Vibration Test Systems 

ISO 9001:2015 with the scope "The development, production, sales, technical support of and training in vibration test systems and acoustic measurement and analysis systems"