The Official Materials Testing Institute of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen (MPA Bremen) is a division of the Leibniz Institute for Materials-oriented Technologies - IWT. It is accredited as a testing laboratory according to the standard DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025 by the German Accreditation Body (DAkkS) and notified for tests (System 3) within the scope of the EU Construction Products Regulation. In the department of civil engineering the MPA Bremen operates a testing, inspection and certification body (PÜZ-Stelle) recognised according to the state building regulations as well as a certification body for building products (systems 1 and 1+) accredited according to the standard DIN EN ISO/IEC 17065 by the DAkkS and the factory production control (system 2+) within the scope of the EU Construction Products Regulation (BauPVO) and in the voluntary area according to certification programmes of the MPA Bremen. It has been notified by Deutsches Institut für Bautechnik (DIBt) for activities within the scope of the BauPVO.
The identification number of MPA Bremen in the national area as a recognised body is HBR 01. The identification number of MPA Bremen within the scope of the BauPVO as a notified body is 1075.
The accreditation certificates of MPA Bremen including the annexes can be found in the category QM system on our website. The accreditations are only valid for the testing and certification procedures listed in the annexes.
In the following all currently valid certificates of the MPA Bremen are listed and can be downloaded as pdf files:
1. certificates in the national area (state building regulations)
2. certificates in the European area (BauPVO)
3. certificates and attestations in the voluntary area