European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group (EHEDG)
A consortium of equipment manufacturers, industrial food producers and research institutes, as well as public health authorities, with the aim of promoting hygiene during the processing and packaging of food products.
Among other objectives, this american organisation establishes standards for the design and manufacturing of equipment and machinery for use in hygienic and sanitary environments.
US Food and Drug administration
It publishes codes and standards to be met by materials intended for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry.
It publishes codes and standards for the design of equipment intended for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. ASME, founded in 1880 as the United States Mechanical Engineering Society, is a not-for-profit professional organisation allowing collaboration, exchange of knowledge and development in all engineering disciplines.
European safety directive 2006/42/EC.
European Atex directive 94/9/EC.
European Committee for Standardisation
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Centre for Industrial Technological Development (CDTI)
A public business organisation responsible to the Ministry for Science and Innovation that promotes innovation and technological development among Spanish companies
The agency promoting competitiveness among Catalan businesses. It specialises in encouraging innovation and business internationalisation and has a network of 35 offices throughout the world.
An open, interactive business knowledge and collaboration platform for promoting business competitiveness.
Terrassa Chamber of Commerce
A not-for-profit foundation grouping equipment manufacturers. The Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) and the Union of Metalworking Employers (UPM) also form part of CEQUIP.
Industrial Equipment Design Centre (CDEI)
A strategic, innovation, development and optimisation services centre for equipment and products providing competitive advantages to businesses. It belongs to the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC).