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" }, { "image":"/upload_mm/b/3/3/379483_StandardDays_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/StandarDays-2018-on-3-and-4-May-in-Brussels.htm", "title":"StandarDays 2018 on 3 and 4 May in Brussels", "pubdate":"11-04-2018", "lead":"Newcomers will discover the world of European standardization and all participants will understand how standardization works. During StandarDays, you’ll receive a clear and structured overview of the European Standardization System and of our (CEN and CENELEC) products and processes, as well as the benefits of stakeholder involvement." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/0/e/3/cid379353_overstroming_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Make-buildings-and-infrastructures-climate-proof-using-data-about-future-climate.htm", "title":"Make buildings and infrastructures climate proof using data about future climate", "pubdate":"06-04-2018", "lead":"The climate is changing. Extreme weather events like drought, extreme shower and sand storms occur more often and with increased intensity. How can society arrange that in the design of buildings and installations these changes are being taken into account? NEN has mapped which information developers of standards need in order to make buildings and installations climate proof. The work has been carried out for Copernicus Climate Change Services, the major European research programme for climate change." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/c/3/e/379321_Gas_Analysis_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Meet-worlds-leading-experts-on-gas-analysis-at-10th-edition-of-GAS-Analysis.htm", "title":"Meet world’s leading experts on gas analysis at 10th edition of GAS Analysis", "pubdate":"06-04-2018", "lead":"GAS Analysis is the leading international event in the field of analysis of gases, presenting the latest developments in laboratory, process analysis, metrology and sensor technology and their applications. The 10th edition of GAS Analysis will take place in the Fokker Terminal in The Hague, the Netherlands, from 18 up to and including 20 June 2019. " }, { "image":"/upload_mm/8/b/7/377771_Visserij_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Dutch-draft-standard-for-Pulse-Fishing-published-for-comments.htm", "title":"Dutch draft standard for Pulse Fishing published for comments", "pubdate":"02-02-2018", "lead":"In December 2016, the NEN standards committee 'Fisheries and Aquaculture' started developing a Dutch standard for pulse fishing for flatfish. From 1 February to 1 May 2018, the draft standard NEN 7920 ‘Pulse fishing –Requirements for pulse wing and pulse trawl fishing for flatfish' will be published on the NEN website for comments." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/c/2/d/205915_brug3_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Last-tender-process-launched-for-the-Evolution-of-the-Structural-Eurocodes-Phases-3-and-4.htm", "title":"Last tender process launched for the Evolution of the Structural Eurocodes Phases 3 and 4", "pubdate":"15-12-2017", "lead":"The last public call for tenderers to draft the 2nd generation of Structural Eurocodes (EN 1990 – EN 1999) is now open for submissions. This combined call covers Phases 3 and 4 of the planned work programme and invites leading experts to submit proposals to participate in the 26 Project Teams being formed or to participate as Technical Reviewer. Phase 3 of the work programme comprises 18 Project Teams and Phase 4 comprises 8 Project Teams." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/9/0/a/205894_buisleiding_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/English-version-of-the-NEN-3650-series-for-pipeline-systems-has-been-published.htm", "title":"English version of the NEN 3650 series for pipeline systems has been published", "pubdate":"14-12-2017", "lead":"The Dutch pipeline transport sector (transport of natural gas, oil and other gases and liquids) has for decades worked by self-regulation on a system of standards in which own responsibility is central. The NEN 3650 series is the basis and covers the total life cycle of pipelines. 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Such a revision would help tackle climate change and meet the needs of a growing population whilst boosting Europe’s resource efficiency, competitiveness and long-term economic growth. “To achieve this, the revision must put in place a coherent and holistic policy and financial framework to support access to sustainably produced biomass, foster investments and further develop the market for bio-based products”, said Joanna Dupont Inglis, EuropaBio’s Director for Industrial Biotech and Cross-Sector Strategy." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/6/e/7/204627_dorp%20onder%20water%20iStock_95103783_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/NEN-presents-recent-insights-on-the-use-of-climate-prognoses-at-COP23-Climate-conference.htm", "title":"NEN presents recent insights on the use of climate prognoses at COP23 Climate conference", "pubdate":"07-11-2017", "lead":"At this conference in Bonn at the 9th of November 2017 a presentation will be given by NEN, sharing recent insights on the use of climate prognosis in standards for infrastructures." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/4/3/2/203143_Handen_schudden_iStock_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/And-the-Georges-Garel-Award-goes-to....htm", "title":"And the Georges Garel Award goes to…", "pubdate":"25-09-2017", "lead":"Neil Reeve was honoured with the prestigious Georges Garel Award from the International Federation of Standards Users (IFAN) for meritorious contributions to standardization. Neil Reeve had been Chair of ISO/TC 67, Materials, equipment and offshore structures for petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries, for many years before he retired in 2012. Due to organizational issues, he was asked to become Chair again and was reappointed in 2016. " }, { "image":"/upload_mm/8/e/8/201522_annualreport2016_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Annual-report-2016.htm", "title":"Annual report 2016", "pubdate":"05-08-2017", "lead":"2016 was once again a year of excellent results. NEN has a solid financial position, sales continued to grow, the net promoter score continued to increase and the motivation and engagement of employees is high. The board expresses it’s appreciation to all concerned for the results achieved." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/f/3/8/cid199847_PietHein_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Managing-Director-NEN-PietHein-Daverveldt-announces-departure.htm", "title":"Managing Director NEN, Piet-Hein Daverveldt, announces departure", "pubdate":"23-06-2017", "lead":"Piet-Hein Daverveldt, Managing Director of NEN, the knowledge network within the Netherlands for standards development and application, is leaving the organisation by 1 November." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/2/c/6/199493_gas_Rolf%20Brouwer_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/Global-forum-on-gas-analysis-gathers-in-Rotterdam.htm", "title":"Global forum on gas analysis gathers in Rotterdam", "pubdate":"13-06-2017", "lead":"Rolf Brouwer, Managing Director of Gate Terminal, opened today the 9th edition of the GAS Analysis event in the World Trade Center Rotterdam. GAS Analysis 2017 is the leading international symposium and exhibition for gas analysis manufacturers, technical staff and end-users, presenting the latest developments in laboratory, process analysis, metrology and sensor technology and their applications." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/1/1/5/198807_Visserij_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Standardization-project-for-pulse-fishing.htm", "title":"Standardization project for pulse fishing", "pubdate":"18-05-2017", "lead":"In December 2016, the Dutch national standardization committee on fisheries launched a new project. The committee set up a standardization project to determine requirements to the innovative technology of pulse fishing. " }, { "image":"/upload_mm/b/6/1/198239_biomassa_270X150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/New-Better-Biomass-certification-scheme-published.htm", "title":"New Better Biomass certification scheme published", "pubdate":"02-05-2017", "lead":"The updated Better Biomass certification scheme has been published by NEN. This scheme enables certification to the 2nd edition of NTA 8080, the standard including sustainability and chain-of-custody requirements. The updated scheme is not only applicable to bioenergy, but also to bio-based products. " }, { "image":"/upload_mm/a/1/7/197612_kledingrek_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/First-ISOPC-308-Chain-of-Custody-meeting-successful.htm", "title":"First ISO/PC 308 ‘Chain of Custody’ meeting successful", "pubdate":"10-04-2017", "lead":"On 9 and 10 March 2017 more than 30 participants from eight different countries met for the first international meeting of ISO/PC 308 'Chain of Custody'. This meeting was organized to determine jointly the working area of the project committee and the scope of the new generic standard for chain of custody management. " }, { "image":"/upload_mm/b/9/3/196888_Banner_GAS_HR_270x150__125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/Blanco/Registration-global-forum-GAS-Analysis-2017-is-open.htm", "title":"Registration global forum GAS Analysis 2017 is open", "pubdate":"14-03-2017", "lead":"GAS Analysis 2017 is the leading international symposium and exhibition for gas analysis manufacturers, technical staff and end-users, presenting the latest developments in laboratory, process analysis, metrology and sensor technology and their applications. " }, { "image":"/upload_mm/0/3/1/cid196338_oliewinning_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Seminar-about-international-standardization-on-reliability-and-costs-in-oil-and-gas-sector.htm", "title":"Seminar about international standardization on reliability and costs in oil and gas sector", "pubdate":"27-02-2017", "lead":"NEN and Shell invite you to a seminar in Delft on Wednesday 29th March 2017 entitled “Achieving sustainable business performance by qualified implementation and use of oil and gas standards”. This seminar is a unique opportunity for the European oil and gas industry and others to learn how existing and new multi-disciplinary international ISO standards are enablers for cost-efficiency, risk reduction, and minimizing carbon footprint." } ]}