Fire rated ductwork and the Construction Products Regulations (CPR)
Under the requirements of the Construction Products Regulation 2011 (CPR), on 1 July 2013 it became mandatory for manufacturers supplying products into the UK construction industry to draw up a declaration of performance and apply CE marking to any of their construction products, which are covered by a harmonised European standard (hEN) or conform to a European Technical Assessment (ETA).
Rise in plumbing fitting failures reported
The Association’s commercial insurance partner Oval has reported an increase in water damage claims occurring as a result of the failure of plumbing fittings.
Mechanical installation completion certificate to provide to clients at handover
This free to download form, prepared by the Association’s Technical Committee, gives a standard format and will also act as an “aide memoire” for those involved in the handover process. Click here to download.