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Halo customer Watergate Flood Solutions Ltd has been certified with the recently revised PAS1188 BSI Kitemark for Flood Protection Products for its composite flood door.
Based in Hebburn, Tyne & Wear, the company spent 18 months honing its design and subjecting products to rigorous testing in order to achieve the accreditation, with support from VEKA Group. The anti-flood specialist – which fabricates up to 50 doors every week – made the switch to Halo profile in 2015, and has been using its outer frames exclusively ever since. The most recent PAS1188 certificate will be the company's second, having already received one for its PVC-U door models.
challenge. Watergate has done just that. ”
Rachael Radcliffe, Business Development Manager at VEKA Group said: “We've been working closely with Watergate over the past year-and-a-half in trying to achieve the PAS1188 so we are very proud to have been a part of them obtaining this worthy certification.
Watergate's Sales Manager Gerard Hiscock said: “Having previously gained PAS1188 for our PVC panel doors, to now have the same accreditation for the composite flood door is a testament to the hard work of all involved. During research, we worked extensively with authorities at both a local and national level, to make sure we were bringing something to the market that homeowners, especially those most at risk from rising water levels, could really put their trust in.
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“As the demand from homeowners for safe and effective flood-resistant products increases it has become more and more pertinent for companies to really step up to the
“The PAS1188 standard was updated in 2014 with even more stringent guidelines and particular attention being paid to the amount of leakage that would be deemed acceptable for any products requesting the certification, so to hold this official safety standard means our clients can share our absolute confidence in this product.”
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A new 10 year Steel Reinforcement Warranty for PVCu windows and doors is available from specialist, Anglo European.
This comprehensive cover gives fabricators extra peace of mind when choosing to use them as their supplier.
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“We have taken this bold move to give fabricators a real alternative when choosing what reinforcement to use when manufacturing windows,” says James Lister, Operations Director. “We know that modern windows are high performance products. There’s a trend for bigger window sizes and the increased demand for coloured frames means they must withstand greater expansion and contraction in the sun. More windows now are also specified to stringent PAS 24 testing, Document Q and Secured By Design.
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“We can create the best reinforcement for the profile system, hardware and the manufacturing process.
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