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CORRECTING and REPLACING Intertek Debuts Building and Construction Laboratory in Minnesota with State-of-the-Art Facilities and Services to Support the Industry

February 25, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 25, 2019--Please replace the release dated February 19, 2019 with the following corrected version. The last sentence of the second paragraph has been deleted.

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INTERTEK DEBUTS BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION LABORATORY IN MINNESOTA WITH STATE-OF-THE-ART FACILITIES AND SERVICES TO SUPPORT THE INDUSTRY

Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new building and construction laboratory in Minnesota, offering state-of-the-art services in a 70,000 square-foot facility. The expanded space will allow the Group to offer customers in the building and construction industry systemic Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification (ATIC) solutions, underpinned by innovative technology and new capabilities, and backed by Intertek’s precision, speed and expertise.

The facility is located in the Northern Stacks, a new industrial distribution and office/warehouse business park in Fridley, Minnesota. In the expanded lab space, Intertek’s experts will offer a robust set of testing and certification services, including: full scale indoor mock-up capabilities, air/water/structural testing, impact and pressure cycle testing, air/water field testing, vertical façade/roof inspections, acoustical field testing, insulating glass testing, large- and small-scale environmental chamber testing, safety glass testing, thermal testing and thermal computer simulations.

Gavin Campbell, Senior Vice President at Intertek said: “Our mission at Intertek is to offer our customers Total Quality Assurance solutions through innovative services, experienced subject matter experts and state-of-the-art technology and equipment. We’re thrilled to be opening a new, larger, cutting-edge facility in Minneapolis to bring our customers the best-in-class services they need to get their products to market quickly and efficiently.”

Ranked #14 on the 2017 ENR list of Top 500 Design Firms, and with more than a hundred offices across North America, Intertek (as Intertek-PSI) provides the architectural, engineering and construction (A/E/C) industry with a full suite of capabilities both in the lab and on site. From testing, inspection and certification services to building sciences solutions, the Company delivers Total Quality Assurance to the built environment. For more information, visit intertek.com/building.

ABOUT INTERTEK

Total Quality. Assured

Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 44,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.

intertek.com

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CONTACT: FOR MEDIA INFORMATION:

Please contact

Cheryl Prejsnar

Public Relations Manager

+1 630-408-5538

cheryl.prejsnar@intertek.com

KEYWORD: UNITED KINGDOM UNITED STATES EUROPE NORTH AMERICA MINNESOTA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: BUILDING SYSTEMS MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING ARCHITECTURE INTERIOR DESIGN URBAN PLANNING CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY COMMERCIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE RESIDENTIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE OTHER CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY

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