After being designated under Regulation (EU) 2017/745 on medical devices in 2020, GMED, a subsidiary of the LNE Group, has just been designated by the French National Agency for the Safety of Medicines and Health Products (ANSM) as a notified body under Regulation (EU) 2017/746 on in vitro diagnostic medical devices.
In these times of health crisis, our society's need for trust is all the greater. Metrology, the science of measurement, plays an indispensable role in guaranteeing this confidence. To mark World Metrology Day on 20 May, LNE, which...
The SI comprises seven units of measurement that are found in every aspect of our day-to-day lives; they are especially critical to industry. For the last two centuries, metrologists have been constantly working to improve those units of measurement, and four of them were redefined in 2018. Read our comprehensive report on the subject.
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120 years striving to benefit the field of measurement
Founded in 1901, the LNE is celebrating its 120th anniversary this year. This is an opportunity to look back on a history that has been entirely devoted to innovation in every possible field - and in particular health, transport, the environment and ICT. A journey that is already serving as a springboard for our missions of tomorrow. More than yesterday, less than tomorrow... that could be our motto.