The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), announces the official global partnership with Intertek, a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide has been renewed until 2016. Intertek will provide fuel quality testing services for FIM race events along with additional expert services.
The new agreement builds upon the successful cooperation between FIM and Intertek during the past years, and extends the exclusive cooperation of Intertek as a provider of fuel testing services on behalf of the FIM for additional three years.
As the exclusive provider of fuel quality and compliance testing services, Intertek supports official FIM fuel specifications and technical regulations during the motorcycle race season. Intertek fuel quality experts and mobile testing labs will provide key testing services on-site at the race tracks, and will be supported by Intertek’s global network of world-class fuel testing laboratories. Intertek personnel will be on-site at selected FIM events, performing real-time, on-track, fuel compliance testing, for Superbike, Motocross, Endurance, and other races.
As part of the strategic partnership, Intertek will assist FIM with fuel approval process support, as well as updating FIM management on updated fuel regulations and developing quality and testing standards.
Ignacio Verneda, Executive Director, Sport of the Fédération International de Motocyclisme, said: “FIM has benefited from having Intertek’s fuel testing and consulting expertise, and we are pleased to extend this agreement for an additional three years. Intertek’s technical know-how and ability to provide quick results through on-track compliance testing is helping us to ensure a level playing field is maintained for all competitors.”
Stuart Roberts, Senior Vice President for Intertek’s Analytical Assessment global business line, said: “Intertek is honoured to continue to provide fuel testing and consulting services to FIM. Our fuel testing staff is dedicated to helping ensure FIM meets its goal of competitive fair-play. Intertek’s global network of fuel testing laboratories and personnel will support FIM where and when needed.”
Learn more about Intertek’s FIM fuel testing services HERE