British Standards Institution

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British Standards Institution (BSI)

a body established in 1929 by Royal Charter. It is independent. Its main function is to lay down specifications. While in fact improving quality, conformity with the standards offers some degree of assurance for consumers.
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[32.] BS EN 1097- 6: 2000, Tests for Mechanical and Physical Properties of Aggregates-Part 6: Determination of Particle Density and Water Absorption, British Standards Institution, London.
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This is the sixth edition of a text providing advice to project managers in engineering, manufacturing, and construction that is particularly geared towards those seeking qualification certifications based on Project Management Institute (PMI) and Association of Project Management (APM) standards, while also taking into account the standards of the British Standards Institution (BSI).
The Dubai SME has received the ISO 9001:2008 certification for its quality management programme from the British Standards Institution (BSI), one of the leading assessment and certification authorities in the world.
GovDelivery and the British Standards Institution (BSI Group) said that GovDelivery has received ISO 27001 certification, widely accepted as the world's most prestigious information security management standard.
British Standards Institution has updated the Publicly Available Specification PAS 79 to ensure that anyone with a responsibility for premises take measures to reduce the risk from fire and ensure that there is facility for safe escape.
New Delhi, April 19 -- The British Standards Institution (BSI) is proud to announce that it is one of the first certification bodies in the world to successfully upgrade its global accreditation certificate to the newly revised ISO/ IEC 17021:2011 standard.
Trina Solar Limited (TSL), a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products from the production of ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of PV modules, has announced that as of October 2011 it has received the ISO 14064-1:2006 verification statement from British Standards Institution (BSI).
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