ICIM S.p.A. is an independent certification body set up in Milan in 1988 as Italian Certification Institute for Mechanics. Next to certification in the mechanics, heating and plumbing, systems, burglar-proof security sectors, today ICIM is a leader in the certification of professionals and one of the leading experts in Italy and in the world in the certification of renewable energies and energy efficiency. ICIM boasts specific expertise in sustainability assessment in various sectors – life cycle of products, buildings, biofuels, standards for social responsibility – and seeks to be the go-to partner for all public and private organisations who believe that innovation and sustainability are key elements in their development.

ICIM is also the only Italian body to be recognised as ASME Authorised Inspection Agency and is able to offer all the inspection services set forth by the ASME-Boiler and Pressure Vessels Code, the regulations of reference for all pressure equipment.

The experience gained in over 30 years underlies the wide range offered by ICIM’s Factory of Knowledge, training activities for professionals and companies, also in-house. As a member of the CISQ Federation, ICIM adheres to the IQNet international circuit (The International Certification Network), the largest network of certification bodies. Thanks to IQNet, ICIM is able to guarantee certification that is acknowledged in all the countries adhering to the network.