LabQuest - advies, projecten en interim-management voor laboratoria


Completed projects

LabQuest has started its activities in April 2008, and has been active in the projects listed below. Moreover some projects are mentioned that were completed under the responsibility of Dick van den Berg during his working period at the COKZ.

  • Specific advice in the area of:
    • validation of methods
    • efficiency improvements in QC laboratories
    • ISO 17025 Quality System (incl training)
    •  Internal audits
  • Advisor ISO 17025 at RIKILT (jan 2018 - )
  • Manager dept. of Microbiology at "Laboratory & Quality Services (LQS)" of Friesland Campina (jan 2017 - sept. 2017) 
  • Pojectmanager at "Laboratory & Quality Services (LQS)" of Friesland Campina, focussed on the automation of qualitative analyses (jan. - oct. 2016)
  • Advisor ISO 17025 accreditation proces at Mead Johnson Nutrition, Nijmegen (from dec. 2015; accreditation per Q1 2017))
  • Process guidance of the ISO 17025 accreditation of the central QC laboratory of Ausnutria Hyproca Analytics (ja. 2015 - june 2016; accreditation per Q1 2017)
  • Projectmanager "Central QC Laboratory" at Ausnutria Hyproca BV, focussed on the development of a Central QC Laboratory for the Dutch production facilities of the company (may 2014 - june 2016)
  • Laboratory Quality Manager a.i. at Abbott Laboratories BV, a.o. optimization of the ISO17025 quality system and supervising the RvA audits(2013 - 2016)
  • Quality Manager a.i. at RIKILT, a.o. supervising the RvA audit of the ISO17025 quality system (nov. 2012 - march 2013)
  • Several projects and advice at FrieslandCampina on Microbiology, ISO17025, internal audit systems and data handling
  • Manager Microbiology a.i. at Laboratory & Quality Services of FrieslandCampina, The Netherlands (2011 - 2012)
  • Reframing the organisational structure of the dept. of Microbiology within Laboratory & Quality Services of FrieslandCampina (2011)
  • Groupleader Microbiology a.i. at CCL Nutricontrol in Veghel (2010)
  • Project on inventarisation of specific knowhow and expertise for DSM Food Specialties (2010)
  • Method Reviewer Microval (from 2009 on)
  • Reorganisation of the microbiology laboratory of the "Gezondheidsdienst voor Dieren" (GD) in Deventer (2008 - 2009)
  • Projectmanager of Validation and Quality within the cluster of Authenticity and Identification (AI) of the RIKILT Institute in Wageningen (2008 - 2010)
  • Validation and implementation of microbiological methods for several laboratories, e.g. COKZ, CCL Nutricontrol and FrieslandCampina. 
  • Automation/mechanisation of the Microbiological lab of COKZ
  • Reorganisation of the Microbiological and Chemical laboratory of COKZ
  • Development and standardization of methods, under which the "method for the detection of Enterobacter sakazakii - ISO/TS 22694:2006" (ISO/IDF)


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