|UL Furniture Division of the United States visited the Shanghai Municipal Quality Inspection Institute|
Recently, Michael O 'hara, global director of US Underwriter Laboratory (UL) Furniture Division, Brain Truelove, Technical Manager and Guohui Sun, director of Greater China Region, visited Fengxian Base of Shanghai Municipal Quality Inspection Institute.
At the symposium, the main person in charge of Shanghai Municipal Quality Inspection Institute introduced the inspection and testing capacity and personnel allocation of the institute, and made a detailed description of the early construction of Fengxian Base. The main person in charge of Fengxian District Market Supervision Bureau (Quality Development Bureau) introduced the concrete measures of Fengxian District aiming at international market and further improving product quality. Michael O 'hara introduced the UL 4041 outdoor furniture standard and shared the progress of its promotion and implementation in UL's sub-laboratories. Subsequently, the two sides had in-depth exchanges and reached cooperation intention on the r&d of testing equipment, emergency response and research, service brand building, international standard system revision and other aspects. Michael O 'hara and his team also paid a visit to the new furniture laboratory in Fengxian Base, and affirmed the independent r&d equipment of Shanghai Municipal Quality Inspection Institute.
The communication docking activity will push the cooperation between UL and Shanghai Municipal Quality Inspection Institute cooperation toward more open, more tolerant, more reciprocal direction which is helpful to learn from each other to be certification and accreditation. It is also helpful in the field of standards development and enrich the management experience to each other which would promote mutual development.