Tag Archives: CWCT

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.

Make sure your Rainscreens are up to Standard

As the NHBC tighten industry requirements, your products must conform to the latest standards; Chapter 6.9 Curtain Wall and Cladding. Wintech Engineering are able to offer testing services for CWCT rainscreens testing from as little as £6,900 + VAT per product. Contact Wintech today to discuss your requirements: Telephone:                      01952 586580 Email Gailord Nepp:    gnepp@wintechtesting.com Website:                          www.wintechtesting.com

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 […]

King’s Cross Completion

The newly renovated King’s Cross Square has been officially opened to the public. Wintech Engineering undertook a Regulatory CWCT Section 9 Hose testing on the roof of King’s Cross station which is part of the fully completed Square in Central London.

Window Shopping – Testing for John Lewis

The brand new store of retail giants John Lewis which will be adjacent to the newly revamped Birmingham New Street Station has undergone professional testing by Wintech Engineering for clients Martifer. The flagship department store is undergoing a full CWCT Sequence B Test at our testing laboratory. The four-storey department store, which covers 23,000 square […]

Wintech’s Winning Goal

Recently unveiled by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the England football teams’ new home for coaching, development and education is an unrivalled, state-of-the-art facility. Situated in the heart of England, in Burton-Upon-Trent, St George’s Training Ground/Park is a 330 acre complex accommodating two Hilton Hotels as well as 11 external pitches, an Athletic Performance […]

An Artists Impression

Following a recent refurbishment programme to the glazed roof of the Tate Britain Gallery in London, Wintech Engineering is currently undertaking CWCT Section 9 Hose Testing on the project, further adding to our involvement with the testing requirements of many iconic facades throughout the UK and overseas.

Wintech achieves new heights

Following on from the successful completion and official opening of The Shard Building in Central London, Wintech Engineering is pleased to announce its involvement in the requirement for water testing during the construction process. CWCT Section 9 Hose Testing was successfully carried out by Wintech Engineering to various areas of the glazed facade earlier in […]

Wintech undertakes testing for winning structure

The King’s Cross Station Roof Redevelopment Package has recently won the special award for re-engineering in London from the ICE London Civil Engineering Awards 2012. This spectacular new development is a project for which Wintech Engineering is proud to have played an important and successful role in the executing of regulatory CWCT Section 9 Hose […]