Welcome to the website of TÜV SÜD America Inc., a subsidiary of TÜV SÜD AG.
Headquartered in Munich, Germany and founded in 1866, TÜV SÜD is one of the world's leading technical service organizations. Our community of experts is passionate about technology and is inspired by the possibilities of your business. United by the belief that technology should better people’s lives, we work alongside our customers to optimise their operations, enable them to access global markets and enhance their competitiveness.
TÜV SÜD is dedicated to adding tangible economic value to our customers. That is why “Choose certainty. Add value.” is the core philosophy behind everything that we do. We partner our customers through continuous guidance to make sustainable progress a reality.
Today, we are represented by more than 18,000 employees across 800 locations, partnering clients wherever they are in the world.
TÜV SÜD America, founded in 1987, has grown to more than 1,000 experts in over a dozen locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico. TÜV SÜD America has partnered with thousands of companies throughout the Americas region, assuring product and management systems excellence, and acceptance in the global marketplace.
Our qualified and experienced pool of experts partner you with our services to ensure that your operations are running at maximum efficiency, safety and quality while reducing cost and time to market.
Our Industry Services
Product Service Division
TÜV SÜD America is a NRTL (Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory) and SCC-certified, providing a full suite of services, including CE Marking assistance, electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), electrical & mechanical testing, and many additional global conformity assessment services that help companies gain product compliance to enter individual country markets.
Medical Services Unit
Is the leading Notified Body for a number of EU Directives including: Medical Devices Directive, Active Implantable Medical Devices directive and the In Vitro Diagnostic Directive. In addition, TÜV SÜD America provides FDA 510(k) reviews and third-party inspections, an SCC-qualified ISO 13485 registrar for the Canadian Medical Devices Regulations, EMC testing service provider (60601-1-2), NRTL services, Japanese approvals, and more.
EMC (Electromagnetic Compatibility) Services Unit
Is a leading provider of EMC testing solutions in the military and aerospace/defense fields. Services include testing to MIL-STD-461, RTCA/DO-160, EUROCAE/ED-14, Def-Stan 59-41, Multiple-Burst and Multiple-Stroke Lightning and HIRF testing up to 9500 Volts/meter.
Environmental Testing Unit
Provides dynamics (vibration & shock), acoustic, climatic and fluid dynamics testing from our accredited labs, simulating the most hostile environments.
Management Service Division
Is an accredited Management Systems Registrar in the U.S., Europe and Asia, providing ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO/TS 16949, AS9100, ISO 13485, TL 9000, OHSAS 18001, ISO 27000, SQF, ISO 22000, Supplier Auditing Services and ESD S20.20 certification services.
Industry Service Division
TÜV SÜD America provides a variety of global conformity assessment services for industrial markets, which include consulting, third-party inspection, material testing, inspection & certification, design reviews, pressure equipment testing services, type approvals and Notified Body services for pressure equipment manufacturers and materials producers seeking to export product to the European Community.
TÜV SÜD Automotive provides engineering services for the automotive industry in all fields of motor vehicle technology. From locations worldwide, TÜV SÜD Automotive offers a wide range of services including engineering, testing, battery, consultancy and homologation.
PetroChem Inspection Services, Inc.
A leading provider of Non-Destructive Examination and Testing services (NDE/NDT) for the petrochemical and other process-related industries. Employing nearly 400 employees, the organization is headquartered in Pasadena, TX.