Product approval & certification

BBA certification is recognised throughout the construction industry as a symbol of quality and reassurance. It's the vital ingredient in the provision of assurance, quality and integrity to a plethora of stakeholders in the construction industry.

BBA and LABC’s rallying call for 100% Hackitt

100% Hackitt – an industry initiative to encourage the government to deliver...

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UKCW CPD: The consequences of poor installation practices

Paul Valentine, Technical Excellence Director at the BBA presented a CPD presentation...

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How we lead the way in product certification through testing Pt.1

In an ever-changing landscape with new products being developed and used daily,...

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Certificates 101: Your Guide to BBA Certification Part 2.

In the first of our 2-part series looking at BBA Certification, what...

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Certificates 101: Your Guide to BBA Certification Part 1.

It goes without saying that having your product or system certified by...

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Providing a safe space for Whistleblowers

The BBA is a well-known and respected certification body which, through its...

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BBA Chair Honoured by Cardiff University

On the 17th July, Governing Board Chair of the BBA, Valerie Owen...

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Maintaining quality through our Audit and Inspection unit

At the BBA we are committed to helping businesses and organisations supply...

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BBA HAPAS Celebrates 20 Years Since First Certification

20 years ago, the BBA – Highway Authorities’ Product Approval Scheme (HAPAS)...

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Women in Engineering and Science – Ramona Donnelly

Originally from Romania, Ramona first came to the UK as part of...

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9 frequently asked questions about the BBA and CIT

At the BBA we are consistently show integrity in all that we do, as we...

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The BBA has updated its data privacy notice

The BBA has updated its Privacy and Data Protection Policy in...

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BBA Test Tour by Crest Nicholson and NHBC

A recent tour of the UKAS accredited BBA Testing facility undertaken by...

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Employee Appreciation Week 2018

It was fun, games and hilarity as the BBA completed another Employee...

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Lead alternative Leadax gains coveted BBA Certification

A lead alternative that its manufacturer says is cheaper, lighter and faster...

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Anne Main’s visit to the BBA

Conservative MP for St Albans Anne Main visited the British Board of...

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New Room in Roof Insulation Installer Scheme launched

The BBA is delighted to announce the introduction of its new room...

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Introducing the Building Performance Network

The Building Performance Network (BPN) is an independent not for profit organisation,...

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New Instron machine for BBA Test Services

The BBA Test Services team have recently replaced their Instron load frame...

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BBA supports the NIA Conference

The BBA is delighted to be sponsoring and exhibiting at the NIA...

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The BBA backs WSBF inquiry into water and housing policy

The Westminster Sustainable Business Forum (WSBF) is conducting an inquiry which will...

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NHBC Foundation research makes it clear on Window design

Small tweaks to the design of windows can lead to major improvements,...

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Top 5 reasons why products fail

The BBA gives firm advice on why the testing of building products...
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BBA BIM Object Assurance launches in September

The BBA is delighted to announce the launch of it’s new data...

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EOTA appoints new Secretary General

The European Organisation for Technical Assessment (EOTA) has appointed a new Secretary...

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The BBA’s Impact Testing Rig is a big hit

Commissioned in February, the BBA’s bespoke designed high energy soft and hard...

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BBA collaborates with the National Research Council Canada

At a time when international relationships and collaborative thinking are nervously at...

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Latest Agrément Certification for Schöck raises the bar

The BBA’s amplified assessment process results in a new ‘Leader’ Certificate with...

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New surveillance scheme launched to protect social housing retrofits

A new scheme to reduce the risk of inappropriate cavity wall insulation...

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Luke Adams – Sector Manager, Fenestration

With 29 years service at the BBA Luke could be considered affectionately...

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Secured By Design scheme offers protection from burglars

Luke Adams, BBA’s Sector Manager for Fenestration, talks about how the Secured...

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BBA Certified fermacell brings Ellon Academy into the 21st Century

Some 50,000m2 of fermacell dry-lining features on one of the largest projects...

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New Chief Executive for BRUFMA

The British Rigid Urethane Foam Manufacturers’ Association (BRUFMA) is delighted to announce...

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BBA turns up the heat for ECO-EarthTec Assessment

The BBA turned up the heat at its Watford-based test centre, resulting...

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BBA supports the new National Insulation Industry Awards

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Supplies welcomed by refugees in Khazir Camp Kurdistan

Khazir Camp Kurdistan in Northern Iraq is now home to thousands of...

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Jon Denyer appointed Chairman of National Standards Committee

Jon Denyer has been appointed Chairman of B/540 Performance of Materials Components...

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BBA and DIBt sign ‘Memorandum of Understanding’

The BBA and Deutsches Institut für Bautechnik (DIBt) signed a ‘Memorandum of...

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Nearly 50 Years of BBA Certification for IKO Plc

Form is temporary, class is permanent; an aphorism perfectly suited to IKO’s...

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Behnaz Abedi – Project Manager

Behnaz Abedi joined the BBA in January 2014, bringing with her a...

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Steel v Timber – how will the housing market react?

With an increased emphasis on modern methods of construction and the benefits...

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BBA participate in the 2016 I-RIM Conference

The BBA is helping bring reflective insulation developed for the 20th century...

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New Environmental Test Chamber for the BBA

The BBA is delighted to announce the arrival of a super-sized, super-stringent...

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R&D Tax Credits – BBA’s CEO explains how to claim

R&D tax credits can help when bringing expensive innovations to market.  BBA’s...

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Alpheo Mlotha – Team Manager

Alpheo Mlotha, Team Manager in the Engineering section, is a truly motivational...

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Ancon Teplo BF wall ties now BBA Approved

Acting on intelligence out in the field, undercover fixing specialist Ancon has...

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TrustMark announces Partnership with CFOA Blue Watch

As part of an ongoing drive to support the development of home...

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David Durrant – Senior Test Technician

David Durrant, Senior Test Technician, is quite the adventurer and a keen...

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BBA Branded QR Codes

The BBA is delighted to announce the introduction of QR codes for Agrément and...

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Morteza Aboutalebi – Principal Engineer

Morteza Aboutalebi joined the BBA in May 2015 as a Project Manager...

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Cembrit offers BBA Certified Products

BBA certification is well-known as an independent mark of approval for suppliers...

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U-value Calculator App unveiled by Kingspan

Kingspan Insulation is taking U-value calculations mobile with a free app for...

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Welsh Government joins forces with TrustMark

A campaign to protect Welsh householders from rogue traders and incompetent operators launches...

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WSBF Domestic Energy Efficiency Inquiry

The Westminster Sustainable Business Forum (WSBF) is undertaking an inquiry to investigate how current...

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