Wintech’s Alliance with EPH

Wintech Engineering has formed a strategic alliance with EPH. The agreement was signed on June 19th 2014 by Managing Director Gailord O Nepp and Dr. Ing Bernd Devantier of the development testing laboratory based in Dresden, Germany. The alliance aims to boost and strengthen the cooperation between testing services for providers of fenestration components such […]

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Wintech gains FORS Accreditation

Wintech have secured a Bronze Accreditation by FORS; The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme. FORS, which is run by the Transport for London, completed audits for the four vans which Wintech Engineering regularly utilise across the country and in London when delivering our testing services. The scheme helps improve fleet activity and safety throughout the UK. […]

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Wintech Maintains its UKAS Accreditation

Wintech Engineering Limited has maintained its accreditation as a UKAS Accredited Testing Laboratory. UKAS (The United Kingdom Accreditation Service) revisited Wintech’s testing facility in Telford, Shropshire in March 2014. The relevant standards were met as per the Constructive Products Directive. The full scope of our accreditation can be found at www.ukas.com […]

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Ensure your Bi-Folds are Secure for Summer

Wintech Engineering Limited has joined forces with E R Certification and CEN Solutions Ltd to provide a complete service for window and door manufacturers seeking to gain Secured By Design approval for their products. The Tri-Party arrangement allows for independent testing to be provided by E R Certification Ltd; with the overall process managed by […]

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Window Walls: NHBC Requirements

The CWCT Technical  Committee is currently putting together a technical note which will be a guide to customers to satisfy the current NHBC requirements for window walls. Any assembly classed as a window wall by the NHBC will require testing to CWCT Sequence B. For further information and fee proposal prices for CWCT testing window walls, please call 01952 […]

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12% Discount on Windows & Doors Testing

Research shows that a significant number of manufacturers are still not fully compliant with the requirements of the construction products regulations (CPR) which made CE Marking of construction products a legal requirement as of July 2013. There remains a large amount of uncertainty throughout the industry as to what the minimum standards are that manufacturers […]

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Wintech Updated Their Status

Wintech Engineering Limited are pleased to announce that we are the first Notified Body of its type in the UK to provide Notified Testing Services for Curtain Walling and one of the first to provide Notified Testing Services for Windows, Doors and Glazing against the new Regulation. This comes as a result of an update […]

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New Testing Accreditations

Wintech Engineering Ltd are pleased to announce that we are among the first test laboratories to become fully UKAS accredited to carry out testing to the BS EN 1627-1630 set of standards for burglar resistance. BS EN 1627:2011 is one of the routes available to window and door manufacturers to demonstrate burglar resistance in line […]

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ASTM International Membership

Whilst Wintech have successfully remained accredited for testing to ASTM Standards for a long time, we are seeing more and more European companies working in the Middle East requiring testing to ASTM Standards. Therefore, we have recently taken the opportunity to become fully fledged members of ASTM International. […]

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An insight into CE Marking

CE Marking is mandatory throughout Europe and in order to prove compliance with the Construction Products Directive (CPD), products require testing to be carried out by a Notified Body. CE Marking is, however, currently not mandatory for the UK market, but will become a legal requirement in the UK from July 2013. Wintech Engineering Limited […]

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