ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES) and the China Academy of Building Research (CABR), the largest comprehensive research and development institution in the construction industry in China, have signed a cooperation agreement to provide clients with streamlined international product evaluation and testing services. This cooperation will help manufacturers looking to expand internationally obtain product evaluation reports in both China and the US.

ICC-ES and CABR are committed to providing their customers with the best standards and evaluation services in the construction industry. This cooperation offers a one-stop shop for international certification, from product evaluation and joint inspections, to comprehensive testing providing diversified service support to construction product manufacturers in the Chinese and US markets.

“We are excited to bring this collaboration to our growing global certification services. This will allow our customers to gain market entry to the second-largest economy in the world,” said Qiaoli Meng, Asia Pacific business development manager for ICC-ES.

In addition to China, ICC-ES continues to expand its global services by addressing conformity assessment requirements worldwide, including Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Mexico, and the MENA region.

About ICC-ES

ICC-ES is the leading evaluation service for innovative building materials, components, and systems. ICC-ES Evaluation Reports (ESRs), Building Product Listings, and PMG Listings provide evidence that products and systems meet requirements of codes and technical standards worldwide, including the US, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, and the MENA region. ICC-ES is a member of the ICC family of solutions.