February 23, 2018
RR Imperial becomes the first wire and cable manufacturer to get UL Mark in Bangladesh
Certification will aid RR Imperial’s customers to demonstrate compliance with stringent regulatory requirements for fire and electrical hazards Dhaka, Feb. 23, 2018 — UL, an independent, global safety science company today announced that it has awarded Narayanganj based RR Imperial Electricals Limited with the much sought after UL Mark for the appliance wiring material (AWM)… read more
February 13, 2018
UL Consolidates North India Operations with 80,000-sq. ft. ‘Centre of Excellence’ in Gurugram
UL, an independent, global safety science company, inaugurated an 80,000-sq.ft. Laboratory in Gurugram, Haryana, to enhance access for their existing and potential customers in the North and East India markets. This cutting-edge facility is UL’s second ‘Centre of Excellence’ in India after Bengaluru and is in line with the company’s ambitious ‘In India, for India’… read more
January 4, 2018
India’s transforming power sector has a new vanguard – energy storage. Here’s how the government can protect it
While India’s well-timed foray in green energy is paying off rich dividends, there is intense interest and apprehension in fortifying India’s energy security strategy with energy storage systems. While India’s well-timed foray in green energy is paying off rich dividends, there is intense interest and apprehension in fortifying India’s energy security strategy with energy storage… read more
December 21, 2017
India pharma exports to touch $20 bln by 2020: study
Indian pharmaceutical exports are likely to touch $20 billion by 2020 from the current level of around $16.5 billion, registering a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of about 30 per cent, reveals ASSOCHAM and UL India joint study. Indian pharmaceutical sector is expected to register a growth of about 16% in 2018 and is likely… read more
December 8, 2017
Live fire test held at IIT-Gn
AHMEDABAD: As part of a collaborative project to study the nature of fires in buildings with glass exteriors, a live-fire test was conducted at the Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (IIT-Gn)’s Palaj Campus. This was the fifth test, where a three-store building was set on fire to study the fire-safety hazards posed by modern construction… read more
November 28, 2017
Gleaming metropolises
The smart cities handbook on LED streetlights to make India not only brighter but intelligent too, says Puneet Randeo, Business Development Head – Appliances, Heating, Lighting and Smart Cities, UL South Asia Like some of humanity’s greatest inventions, LED technology in the early 1960’s was discovered by a stroke of accident rather than design. The… read more
November 28, 2017
UL: Creating Safe, Secure and Sustainable Environments
As a global leader in the testing, inspection and certification (TIC) industry with a rich legacy of 123 years, UL sets global benchmarks for safety, quality and performance of products spanning a wide range of industries. UL’s internationally renowned authority in safety science has enabled its expansion to over a hundred countries worldwide. This reflects in… read more
November 6, 2017
UL India can help renewable energy sector adapt to the highest standards
UL’s services to the Energy Sector cater to low and medium voltage switchgear and control gear products as well as renewable energy products. UL has a world class testing center at its Bangalore lab that caters to this sector and over 100 dedicated professionals that serve over 500 manufacturers in India. UL’s switchgear laboratory is… read more
September 21, 2017
New quality standards for solar modules put India’s sunshine sector on the right growth path
Regulatory overhaul will boost the manufacturing capabilities of the domestic solar industry and make it globally competitive, while ensuring bankability of installations in the country. In a move to catapult India’s young solar industry into greater prominence by eliminating quality concerns, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy on August 30, 2017 issued an order… read more
August 23, 2017
UL and NDTV to launch second edition of the National Safety Science Quiz (NSSQ)
Multi-city quiz contest to test knowledge on public safety hazards and mobilize youth as safety ambassadors for the country BANGALORE, August 23, 2017: As part of its sustained efforts to promote safety education in the country, UL, a global safety science company is set to launch its much awaited annual property, the National Safety Science… read more