June 14, 2021 - Wakefield, MA, USA – TÜV SÜD America announces its new headquarters at 401 Edgewater Place, Suite 500, at the Edgewater Technology Park in Wakefield, Massachusetts. TÜV SÜD America will host its grand opening events on Wednesday, June 16, 2021.
The 13,000 square foot office has a modern design with an open concept floorplan for a large workstation bay and café area. It also boasts of several “huddle rooms” for collaboration and will implement the “Future of Work” plan which allows flexibility for onsite presence. Sustainability initiatives, such as a smart lighting system and extensive floor-to-ceiling windows to increase daylight and minimize overhead lighting, support TÜV SÜD America’s Sustainability Plan.
The celebration commemorating the new headquarters includes an employee open house, a ribbon cutting ceremony, a reception in the new facility, and a German Biergarten-inspired event. Notable special guests include German Consul General Nicole Menzenbach, TÜV SÜD AG Board of Management Member and COO Ishan Palit, and Wakefield Town Administrator Stephen Maio.
“I’m thrilled about TÜV SÜD America’s new chapter at our Wakefield headquarters. Over the last 30+ years, TÜV SÜD America has been a leading provider of safety, sustainability, and security services for America’s leading technology companies. Given our mission to enable the safe advancement of technology, we have become the trusted advisor to some of the country’s most innovative companies, many of which are based in Massachusetts,” commented John Tesoro, President and CEO of TÜV SÜD America.
“TÜV SÜD America Inc. is a leading provider of safety, sustainability, and security services for American technology companies. It is one of the many successful German businesses that together create more than 750,000 well-paying jobs in the United States, thereby strengthening the transatlantic friendship. ‘Certified by TÜV SÜD’ signals to Germans what ‘Made in Germany’ signals to customers in the United States: Universal reliability and highest quality. I am certain that this success story will continue here in Wakefield” commented Nicole Menzenbach.
About TÜV SÜD
TÜV SÜD is a premium quality, safety, and sustainability solutions provider that specializes in testing, inspection, auditing, certification, training, and knowledge services. Since 1866, the company has remained committed to its founding principle of protecting people, property and the environment from technology-related risks. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, TÜV SÜD is represented in more than 1,000 locations worldwide. TÜV SÜD operates globally with a team of more than 25,000 multi-disciplinary experts recognized as specialists in their respective fields. By combining impartial expertise with invaluable insights, the company adds tangible value to businesses, consumers and the environment. The aim of TÜV SÜD is to support customers with a comprehensive suite of services worldwide to increase efficiency, reduce costs and manage risk.
About TÜV SÜD America
TÜV SÜD America Inc., a subsidiary of TÜV SÜD AG (Munich, Germany), is a leading globally recognized testing and certification organization. TÜV SÜD's Business Assurance division provides management system certification services to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, AS9100, Safe Quality Food (SQF), and more. TÜV SÜD's Product Service division offers electrical and mechanical product safety, Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing, environmental testing, NRTL and SCC certification, CE marking assistance, restricted substance services, international compliance services, and more. TÜV SÜD America also provides a comprehensive suite of services for the medical device sector as a European Union notified body for the medical device, active implantable medical device and in-vitro diagnostic device directives, and a complete service portfolio including ISO 13485 and MDSAP certification, FDA 510(k) and third-party inspections. The company's Industry Services division offers a full suite of services for pressure equipment manufacturers and materials producers exporting products to the European Community. The Industry Services division also includes TÜV SÜD Global Risk Consultants, the leading global provider of unbundled property loss control services.