The Hansecontrol Group, which was founded in Hamburg in 1982, is now an international test and certification company and has been a member of the QIMA group since 2021. QIMA has 35+ offices and labs globally and operates in 85 countries.
The corporate group offers manufacturers, retailers and importers a comprehensive range of accredited testing and tailored consulting services ranging from product development and protection through to risk management.
Hansecontrol supports its customers on all questions related to quality assurance: from the creation of requirement profiles and instruction manuals, product testing during production, through to sampling prior to market introduction. Hansecontrol deploys personal account managers to provide manufacturers with tailored solutions for the quality assurance of their products.
At its headquarters in Hamburg, the Hansecontrol Group is represented by the testing and consulting services of Prüfinstitut Hansecontrol GmbH (Hansecontrol Hamburg). Also on offer are the certification services of the independent Hansecontrol Zertifizierungsgesellschaft mbH (Hansecontrol-Cert). Hansecontrol-Cert has been a GS authority (tested safety) since 2009 and, in addition to the GS mark and the CB certificate, also offers private test marks.
With branch offices in Dongguan, Hong Kong and Shanghai, alongside other QIMA labs in China, U.S., Mexico and France, the group is well represented on the most important international production and export markets for consumer goods. From the auditing of production sites and product testing up to and including inspection immediately prior to shipping, Hansecontrol offers a full range of services at the premises of its customers for project supervision and quality assurance along the entire production chain.