TÜV Rheinland General Information
TÜV Rheinland is a provider of technical, safety and certification services. The company offers inspections and solutions in various areas such as audio/video devices, basic materials, building materials, buildings, chemicals, conveyor technology, data/information, education, electric products, elevators, environment, facility management etc. It offers its solutions for various industries, including agriculture and forestry, automotive, aviation, chemical, construction, consumer goods, education, energy, facilities and mechanical engineering, finance and insurance, food, healthcare and information technology. Founded in 1872 as Dampfkessel-Überwachungs-Vereine, the firm changed its name again from TÜV Rheinland Holding AG to TÜV Rheinland and is based in Cologne, Germany. The company seeks to acquire businesses through mergers, acquisitions and investments which would help the firm expand and consolidate its presence in its various concerned sectors.