Our company was established and started its activities in Istanbul in 2005 when Turkey started negotiations for full membership of European Union. Free movement of Goods, one of the first subjects discussed during the negotiations of EC acquis, became the reason for establishment of our organization and still remains as the main activity.
The purpose of this fundamental is to make possible the free movement of the industrial products of Member States in EU market by elimination of technical barriers.
Achieving this goal required the application of New Approach directives and interference of conformity assessment bodies. To meet this need in the best way possible, our company started its activities as the full and exclusive representative of Strojirensky Zkusebni Ustav s.p., a Czech notified body notified in 15 directives.
Having acquired its own accreditation and notification in 2007, SZUTEST is now accredited by TÜRKAK for EN 17020, EN 17021 and EN 45011 and has been authorized as Notified Body No 2195 in 8 directives from the related ministries (Ministry of Industry, Ministry of Health, of Environment and Urbanization)
Since its establishment, SZUTEST has been assisting Turkish manufacturers with certification, test and inspection services and has managed to be one of the most preferred certification and conformity assessment organizations.
In line with its Vision, our company has extended its activities abroad and has successfully established its offices in Shanghai- People's Republic of China, Moscow- Russian Federation, Seoul- South Korea, New Delhi- India, Milan- Italy. With its national and international recognition and its high reliability, our organization has been working as the solution partner of TSE (Turkish Standard Institute) in China, Russia, South Korea, India, Italy, Holland and Bulgaria.