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New EADs published

Today 12 new EADs (European Assessment Documents) were cited in the Official Journal of the European Union. These new EADs provide methods and criteria for assessing the performance of construction products in the following product areas: 02. Doors, Windows, Shutters, Gates and Related Building Hardware 04. Thermal Insulation Products; Composite Insulating Kits/Systems 09. Curtain ...

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Destination Europe - How to bring your non-standard construction product to the European market place as a small or medium-sized manufacturer

The European construction market has a volume of approx. 13 trillion EUR – a huge opportunity for construction product manufacturers. However, many small and medium enterprises (SMEs) with innovative or non-standard products shy away from the administrative and technical barriers they fear to encounter when entering the European market. The good ...

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EOTA appoints new Secretary General

The European Organisation for Technical Assessment (EOTA) has appointed a new Secretary General. As of beginning of July, 42-year-old Sergio Vazquez Jimenez from Spain heads the EOTA office in Brussels. Before joining EOTA, Mr. Vazquez, a technical architect and manager, has worked in various roles in the construction industry. His expertise includes ...

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