QUALITY


As an independent, third-party testing facility, we adhere to the highest testing lab (ISO 17025), quality (ISO 9001) and environmental (ISO 14001) management standards. Many of our scientists and engineers chair or participate in various standards committees within their fields of technical expertise.

Our Quality Policy is to continually improve all products and services to satisfy customer needs and to do so efficiently while meeting or exceeding the requirements of good laboratory practice, sound engineering principles, applicable standards, statutes and regulations.

As employees, we are collectively responsible for implementing our policies and procedures.

ISO 9001:2015

Powertech’s quality management system has been registered to ISO 9001 since 1997. The registration covers all aspects of Powertech's products and services. Our registrar is SAI Global.  View our certificate of registration.

ISO 9001:2015 Certificate→

ISO/IEC 17025:2005

Powertech is an accredited laboratory in the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) Accreditation Program for Testing and Calibration of Laboratories. We continuously add tests to this program to elevate our high standard in the testing area. The current scope of accreditation is published and accessible directly at http://palcan.scc.ca/specs/pdf/612_e.pdf. View our certificate of accreditation.

ISO 17025 Certificate→

Engineers and Geoscientists BC OQM

Powertech is a certified organization in Engineers and Geoscientists BC's Organizational Quality Management Program (OQM). View our certificate.

OQM Certificate→

UL TPTDP

Powertech is a certified participant in the UL Third Party Test Data program (TPTDP). View our certificate of participation.

UL TPTDP Certificate→

BC MOE EDQA

Powertech is a qualified laboratory under the BC Ministry of Environment's Data Quality Assurance Program (EDQA). We are registered with the Canadian Association for Laboratory Accreditation (CALA) as participating in their proficiency testing program. Our current scope of accreditation is published in the EDQA directory at http://www.nrs.gov.bc.ca/qualified-labs/#3460.