Wintech Testing & Certification
Wintech Testing & Certification are one of Europe’s leading Curtain Wall & Rainscreen Cladding testing facilities, with decades of experience in the façade industry.
Testing is undertaken against European and international standards, including CWCT (Centre for Window and Cladding Technology), and BS EN 13830:2015 Curtain Walling – Product Standard. A typical test sequence for a Curtain Walling System or a Rainscreen Cladding System would include the following:
- Air Permeability
- Watertightness (Static & Dynamic)
- Wind Loading (Serviceability & Safety)
- Hose Testing
- Impact Testing
- Controlled Dismantle & Report
In addition to their UKAS Accredited testing services, Wintech have also developed the unique WinMark™ UKAS Accredited Certification Scheme for the Performance of Curtain Walling & Rainscreen Cladding Products to help demonstrate compliance with NHBC Standard, Chapter 6.9, and soon to be followed by a similar scheme compliant with Premier Guarantee Technical Manual Section 7.7.5. They are the only company in the UK to offer Curtain Wall & Rainscreen Cladding Testing and Certification as a package from the same location.
To find out more, call Wintech’s friendly and highly experienced team.
T: 01952 586580