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Testing laboratories, inspection bodies and certification bodies notified according to the Landesbauordnungen ('National Building Regulations')

The VA, Department of Steel and Light Metal Structures is recognized and operates as a national and European testing laboratory, as well as an inspection and certification body.

Nationally, the VA is:

  • an official testing laboratory for issuing test certificates for structural products
  • body for issuing/granting general certificates according to building law
  • certification body
  • inspection body for external quality control
  • inspection body for quality control according to § 17 Clause 6 of the LBO (State Building Regulations), Baden-Württemberg
  • testing laboratory for testing of structural products, structures and manufacturers according to § 17 Clause 5 of the LBO (State Building Regulations), Baden-Württemberg