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01/05/2019

Vacancy - Technical assistant, Brussels

The EUROPEAN ORGANISATION FOR TECHNICAL ASSESSMENT (EOTA) is seeking to recruit a technical assistant for its General Secretariat based in Brussels ASAP. Please check all details on our Vacancies page. ...

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20/03/2019

New EADs published

A list of new EADs is published in the Official Journal of the European Union. Since today, Technical Assessment Bodies are to use methods and criteria provided in the following EADs for assessing performance of construction products which are covered by those EADs:  EAD Number  Title  040427-00-0404 Kits for external thermal insulation composite system (ETICS) with ...

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16/11/2018

New EADs published

Today, the European Commission communicated 22 new references to EADs (European Assessment Documents) in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ). The new reference list includes two listing which converts European Technical Approval Guideline (ETAG) 027 and 034. The phased conversion of ETAGs developed under the Construction Products Directive (89/106/EEC) ...

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12/10/2018

New EADs published

Today, the European Commission communicated 6 new references to EADs (European Assessment Documents) in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ). Full text of the EADs are published on our website for free download: Publications -> EAD The ETA route to CE marking is open to all manufacturers of construction products whose ...

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10/08/2018

New EADs published

Today, the European Commission communicated 6 new references to EADs (European Assessment Documents) in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ). The new reference list includes one listing which converts European Technical Approval Guideline (ETAG) 001 part 6. The phased conversion of ETAGs developed under the Construction Products Directive (89/106/EEC) into ...

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29/06/2018

New EADs published

Today, the European Commission communicated 8 new references to EADs (European Assessment Documents) in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ). Full text of the EADs are published on our website for free download from next week onwards: Publications -> EAD The ETA route to CE marking is open to all manufacturers ...

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20/02/2018

No repeal of the Construction Products Regulation wanted

Today an open letter was sent to Members of the European Parliament, the European Commission and Members of Standing Committee for Construction (SCC) promoting the importance of the ETA route to CE marking of construction products. The undersigning parties, amongst them major umbrella associations active in the construction sector, spoke in ...

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09/02/2018

New EADs published

Today, the European Commission communicated 7 new references to EADs (European Assessment Documents) in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ). Full text of the EADs are published on our website for free download: Publications -> EAD The ETA route to CE marking is open to all manufacturers of construction products whose ...

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19/07/2017

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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20/12/2015

EADs available to Notifying Authorities prior to OJEU citation

In fulfillment of the provisions laid down in the Construction Products Regulation (EU) No 305/2011 (CPR), EOTA holds the adopted European Assessment Documents (EAD) publicly available to Notifying Authorities prior to citation in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU - www.eur-lex.eu). This has been decided in agreement with the European ...

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