Towards development of the cooperation in the field of standardization in welding and metallurgy

At the invitation of Twinning project «Strengthening the institutional viability of the Ukrainian national standardization body» implemented by the consortium Germany-Austria-Romania-Belgium under the auspices of the European Union, «ELMET-ROLL» specialists took part in the international forum on technical regulation «Search for the innovative ways to develop the quality infrastructure of Ukraine».

The forum was aimed at:

• strengthening the export capacity of Ukrainian products to ensure sustainable development of the Ukrainian economy;

• raising the awareness of Ukrainian specialists and producers about the role of standards and technical regulations;

• search for further innovative ways to develop the quality infrastructure of Ukraine;

• engaging international best practices for the development of the technical regulation sphere of Ukraine to remove technical barriers in trade.

An interesting discussion with Peter Lakatash, who is the Permanent Advisor of the Twinning Project «Strengthening the Capacity of the Ukrainian National Standards Body», was continued in the project office. During the conversation, the decision on cooperation in the development of a European approach to standardization in the field of welding and metallurgy was made.