Bureau Veritas SA engages in the provision of compliance evaluation and certification services in the fields of quality, health and safety, security, environment, and social responsibility. It operates through the following segment: Marine & Offshore, Industry, Agri-Food & Commodities, Buildings & Infrastructure, Certification and Consumer Products. The Marine and Offshore business checks the compliance of ships and offshore units by carrying standards mainly on the strength of structures and equipment reliability on board. The Agri-Food & Commodities segment provides its clients with inspection, laboratory testing and certification services for all types of commodities, including oil and petrochemicals, metals and minerals, food and agri-commodities. The Industry segment includes conformity assessment, production monitoring, asset integrity management and equipment certification. The Buildings and Infrastructure segment consists of buildings and infrastructure lifecycle, including capital expenditure and operating expenditure services. The Certification segment certifies the QHSE management systems utilized by clients comply with international standards, or with national, segment. The Consumer Products business retails and manufactures consumer products worldwide. Bureau Veritas was founded in June 1828 and is headquartered in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.