eToolLCD Timeline

eTool has risen from humble beginnings to become a global force in low carbon design.  This wouldn’t have been possible if we hadn’t taken the quality of our software seriously.  The timeline below captures just some of the eToolLCD achievements and milestones.

  • eTool Quality System ISO 9001 Certified

    eTool Quality System ISO 9001 Certified

    Following on from our initial ISO 9001 certification in 2019 eTool recently successfully pass the first year surveillance audit.  Compass Assurance Services found no major non-conformances and the audit report may be downloaded here. eTool’s 9001 certificate can be downloaded here and the certification is … Continue reading

  • eTool Quality System ISO 9001 Certified

    eTool Quality System ISO 9001 Certified

    eTool has always taken quality seriously, from our earliest beginnings we actively sought feedback on our product and services and have embedded continuous improvement into our DNA.  Earlier this year we decided to formalise our Quality Management by employing Compass Assurance … Continue reading

  • PAS 2080 Audit – Eiffage Kier

    PAS 2080 Audit – Eiffage Kier

    As part of their ongoing quality management process, HS2 joint venture Effiage Kier (EK) contracted Lloyd’s  Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) to undertake a PAS2080 audit on their GHG reporting, processes, systems and tools.  PAS 2080 is an environmental protection standard for … Continue reading

  • eToolLCD used for EPD Australasia Study

    eToolLCD used for EPD Australasia Study

    eToolCLD has been used by experienced Life Cycle Assessment practitioner Andrew Moore of Life Cycle Logic to complete a whole building Environmental Product Declaration.  The study was independently reviewed by Rob Rouwette of start2see Pty Ltd and was registered with EPD … Continue reading

  • eTool Engaged by HS2

    eTool Engaged by HS2

    After an extensive and comprehensive tender selection process eToolLCD was selected by HS2 to measure, reduce and report on carbon emissions, materials efficiency and wider embedded environmental impacts.  This demonstrated eToolLCD’s successful application to the infrastructure sector as well as the maturity of our … Continue reading

  • BRE Impact

    BRE and IMPACT Compliance

    BRE (UK) administer the Integrated Material Profile And Costing Tool (IMPACT) specification for building LCA tools which is understood to be the first software certification system by which eToolLCD could be formally externally assessed. The IMPACT compliance route was opened … Continue reading

  • EN15978 Alignment

    EN15978 Alignment

    eTool released a product roadmap in late 2012. One of the first large development projects for eTool LCA was alignment with international standards. This work was undertaken from August to November 2013. EN15978 alignment was achieved with our late 2013 … Continue reading

  • AusIndustry Grant and Third Party Review

    AusIndustry Grant and Third Party Review

    In 2012 AusIndustry awarded eTool with a grant to complete a full commercial proof of concept solution for global release. Under this project eTool completed a second independent “third party” review process. This time internationally regarded carbon accounting practitioner Ben … Continue reading

  • Australian Universities for Review eToolLCD

    Australian Universities for Review eToolLCD

    From an early stage of development we were acutely aware of the need to ensure our software was accurate, repeatable, transparent and audit-able. At the time our release there were no available certification processes for LCA software. We approached two … Continue reading

 

 

 

 

 

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  1. […] The 9001 certification adds to the extensive efforts and achievements of eTool in technical assurance with third party input.  Read more about our assurance milestones here. […]

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