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MACE Visits Wintech

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Wintech Engineering welcomed visitors from MACE to an exclusive open day at the testing facility in Telford. Staff from the consultancy and construction company toured the laboratory and viewed demonstrations of a range of tests which Wintech provide.

The Shard Shortlisted for Stirling Prize

One of London’s modern architectural structures has been nominated for the 2014 RIBA Stirling Prize. The Shard has already previously won the RIBA London Award as well as the RIBA National Award. Wintech Engineering were required to provide CWCT Section 9 Hose Testing to various areas of the glazed façade during construction of the iconic building. http://www.architecture.com/StirlingPrize/RIBAStirlingPrizeShortlist2014.aspx

Work of Art

Wintech Engineering are delivering testing services on the world renowned Tate Modern Gallery in London. A combination of Hose & Spraybar Testing is being provided for clients Seele on selective areas of the gallery designed by Herzog & De Meuron Architects.

Milestone for Reni Caizzo

  A milestone of 10 years’ service has been reached by Wintech Engineering’s Senior Test Engineer Reni Caizzo. Reni has been a loyal and dedicated member of the company and continues to play a valuable part within the on-site testing team at Wintech. (Despite Italy being out of the World Cup)

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 […]

Success at FIT Show 2014

It’s safe to say that The FIT Show exhibition has done it again; another exciting, successful and beneficial event in its second year. Our stand was formed of Wintech Engineering’s tri-party alliance with CEN Solutions and ER Certification. We are glad to have networked with so many manufacturer companies, new and existing clients, who we are able to […]

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.

Institute of Clerk of Works visits Wintech

The Institute of Clerk of Works visited Wintech Engineering’s test facility in an exclusive open day presentation. 12 visitors from the Merseyside Chapter of the company were given an informative tour of the premises in May where they witnessed demonstrations of a range of tests.

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

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 […]