Simtars Director appointed as NATA Chair

Simtars Director appointed as NATA Chair

Simtars Technical Director, David Turner, has been appointed as Chair of the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA).

NATA is Australia’s national body for the accreditation of laboratories, inspection bodies, calibration services, producers of certified reference materials and proficiency testing scheme providers throughout Australia.

Simtars’ test and calibration laboratories are NATA-accredited in the following areas:

  • Testing activities associated with the certification of equipment used in areas where there is a risk of gas or dust explosions such as in underground coal mines, petroleum and gas installations and the like.
  • The monitoring and analysis of gas and dust samples where there is a risk of gas explosions or a danger to the health of workers.
  • The calibration of gas monitors and sampling pumps used for the monitoring of explosive environments or the level of worker exposure to dusts.

Congratulations David on this critical and deserving appointment.

Mr David Turner