On January 30th, 2019, TÜV Rheinland and Suntech held an awards ceremony at the Suntech Headquarter Building in Wuxi. TÜV Rheinland awarded Suntech PV Testing Center the "TMP Laboratory" certificate. Wuxi Suntech President Mr. He Shuangquan, Vice President Mr. Zhang Wei, TÜV Rheinland Greater China and Asia Pacific Solar Service Vice President Mr. Zou Chicheng and TÜV Rheinland Greater China Solar Service General Manager Mr. Zhang Yichi attended the ceremony.
The positive cooperation between TÜV Rheinland and Suntech dates back to 2005. In recent years, the two parties have had frequent contact in regard to testing and certification, as well as cooperation and strategic development. Suntech, who is adhering to the "quality first" business philosophyconstantly, has developed and ascended step by step these years.In 2017, the two parties signed a strategic cooperation agreement.This certification is also an in-depth continuation of the solid relationship the two parties.
TMP is the abbreviation for Testing at Manufacturers Premises. Labs that earn this certification must meet the external lab management specifications of TÜV Rheinland in multiple aspects, including personnel qualification, equipment qualification, facilitiesand environmental conditions.
As a third-party testing certification authority, TÜV Rheinland upholds the principle of fairness and maintains a rigorous attitude. Based on nearly 40 years of experience in testing, certification and risk control in the PV industry, it provides Suntech with comprehensive testing and certification support. The "TMP Laboratory " certification given by TÜV Rheinland ensures good quality control for Suntech´s development and brand-building, while highlighting the company's gold-medal color amid the great waves of the PV industry.