A faster, easier way to work with standards 

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BSOL is the online standards database that makes using standards easier and more cost effective. Access over 60,000 British, European and adopted international standards from your desktop. It’s available 24/7 and revised every day so you'll always be up to date.

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Super-fast access to standards
Just browse, search and download the information you need. You’ll find what you’re looking for in seconds – searching by standard number, keyword or phrase. 

Automatic updates to your email
You will always have access to the latest standards and you can set up automatic email updates to alert you when a standard changes.

More cost-effective than buying individual standards
Save money on administration costs by choosing a collection of standards instead of buying individual standards. The more you choose the more money you save.


Hear from existing clients

"Efficient service that provides our business with relevant technical information at a time we need it, our twelfth man."

Matthew Charlton, Applications & Development Engineer, Weir Valves & Controls UK Ltd.

"The online resource (BSOL) has certainly helped us to turn around design works more quickly."

Mick Rawson, Royal Engineer Specialist Team.

“The introduction of standards helped us, as Brawn GP, to win the F1 World Championship in 2009”

Graeme Williams, Gearbox Design Team Leader, Mercedes GP Petronas.

“Our engineers can be at a factory in the middle of nowhere and quickly download the latest British Standard.”

Craig Asbridge, Engineering Manager, Pulse Home Products.

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Your BSOL services

1. Consultancy and Advice

We can review all your standards requirements and suggest the best BSOL package for you

2. Personalization

We will personalize your BSOL package to fit your BSOL users and organization

3. Set Up

We can set you up to use BSOL in as little as 24 hours 

4. Training

Get free classroom or webinar style training for all BSOL users

5. Statistics

Receive regular user statistics to see what standards are being used

6. Technical Support and Customer Service

Receive support for all your BSOL needs


3 easy ways to work with BSOL

1. Subscribe to the full collection 
Get access to over 60,000 standards and draft standards (so you’ll know which standards are being published before your competitors).

2. Subscribe to subject based modules
The BSOL database is broken down into 53 standards based modules and 3 book modules. Choose the ones that suit you.

See the full list of BSOL modules 

3. Create your own custom collection
Get every standard you require and none you don't - just tell us what standards you need to use and we'll put together a custom collection


Next steps

Signing up is stress free - we'll provide a no-obligation quote, and can have you up and running within 24 hours of registration. It really is a better way to work with standards.

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