Hydroscand Special Hoses obtains certification for CE marking


Hydroscand Special Hoses in Motala has been certified by DNV GL, and is now allowed to carry the CE marking according to PED.

Hydroscand Special Hoses have been certified by DNV GL in accordance to PED 97/23 / EC with full quality assurance under Module H. This means that they may carry the CE marking on metal hoses, metal compensators, P.T.F.E. hoses and composite hoses.

PED stands for Pressure Equipment Directive, an EU directive for pressure equipment such as pipe- and hose lines.

Hydroscand Special Hoses specialize in installing couplings and components for hoses such as Spir Star hose, metal hose and composite hose and manufacture of metal compensators.

To meet the requirements for the CE certification, the entire production process in Hydroscand Special Hoses has been quality assured. Among other things, full traceability of all materials used in hose production has been demanded as well as ongoing screening of the production process.

- For Hydroscand, this certification means increased business opportunities in areas such as energy and process industries, which also require high service and fast delivery which we stand for, says Johan Thyni, manager at Hydroscand Special Hoses in Motala.