Unique initiative as a part of Company’s ongoing CSR activities
Bangalore based TÜV Rheinland (India) Pvt Ltd., a worldwide leader in Testing, Inspection, Certification & Training, announced that it has adopted A. Thimmaiah Reddy School in Electronics City, Hosur Road, Bangalore, as a part of its ongoing CSR activities. Established in the year 1992, A. Thimmaiah Reddy School is a Government School providing education to the poorer sections of the society. It has about 1200 Students studying in various classes.
The Government of Karnataka has accorded permission to TUV Rheinland India to adopt the school and to contribute to the overall development of the school by providing, within a span of 5 years, infrastructure development in the school like Construction of auditorium, Rest Rooms for female students, Hand Wash facility, Drinking Water facility, Sewerage Facility, Library, Security for the School and Security Guards.
Said Mr Enrico Ruhle, Managing Director of TUV Rheinland India, “The Rest Rooms for female students has already been taken up and shall be completed by mid May 2012. Drinking water filter has also been provided to the school. We would also be donating books to the School’s library and some of our colleagues would also be interested in spending their leisure time on Saturdays to educate the children in domains they are familiar with. We would also undertake painting of the school premises in a phased manner”.
Mr. Biedermann, Member of Board, TUV Rheinland Group, along with Mr Andreas Hoefer, Chief Regional Officer and Mr Enrico Ruhle, Managing Director, TUV Rheinland India, and the team of TUV Rheinland India visited the School recently, wherein Mr Biedermann assured full co-operation to the school from TUV Rheinland Group in terms of better infrastructure for the children.
About TUV Rheinland India
TÜV Rheinland India is a subsidiary of TÜV Rheinland Group, Germany. Having started its operation in 1996 in India, the company is a part of the India, Middle East & Africa Group and caters to the Indian market as well as Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan & Maldives markets. TÜV Rheinland India with local headquarters at Bangalore is active in 23 locations in India. It has one of the most advanced testing capabilities in India including the Photovoltaic & Material Testing Laboratory; Product Safety Laboratory with an EMC Chamber spread over 12,000 Sq ft of Land in Electronic City Phase I, Bangalore. With this existing capability, TÜV Rheinland India will be able to perform all necessary tests to comply with REACH & other European Regulation.
TÜV Rheinland is the only Certification Body in India that boasts of an accredited Welding Institute offering welding courses to the industry in order to enhance the technical skills of its employees. The Company has ambitious plans for setting up of Laboratories in other parts of India as well in the near future.
TÜV Rheinland has expertise to service business sectors like Pressure Equipments & Material Technology, Energy & Environment, Automotive Engineering, Type Approval, Solar & Fuel Cell Technology, Professional Training and Certification of Management Systems.
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