The DVGW supports the gas and water industry in all technical and scientific areas. The main focus of the Association’s work is on safety and hygiene as well as environmental and consumer protection. The DVGW elaborates technical rules designed to promote the technical self-management of the German gas and water industry, thus ensuring the safe and secure supply of gas and water according to the highest international standards. The Association, which was founded in 1859, currently has approximately 14,000 members. The DVGW is free from economic and political influences.
All testing capabilities under one roof
The Test Laboratory Gas, recognized by DVGW CERT GmbH, offers:
The technology used in gas appliances is becoming increasingly complex. The numerous combustion technologies and wide range of electrical as well as electronic equipment require comprehensive knowledge as well as a thorough review of the interaction of components and processes. To optimise approval processes, the Test Laboratory Gas offers gas appliance testing as a complete package. Testing extends to all components and materials as well as safety devices, electrical safety and electromagnetic phenomena. The Test Laboratory Gas leading collaboration in standardisation committees ensures a high level of expertise and knowledge of the current state of the art.
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