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26/03/2020

Study on the added value of European Assessment Documents (EADs) and European Technical Assessments (ETAs)

Participate now in a study on the added value of ETA route to CE marking EOTA invites manufacturers, their business associations and Technical Assessment Bodies to participate in a study on the added value of EADs and ETAs. Its objective is to gather information on the strengths and challenges of the ETA ...

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23/01/2020

EOTA provides comments to European Parliament session on the Construction Products Regulation

EOTA provides comments to European Parliament session on the Construction Products Regulation The Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO) of the European Parliament held a scrutiny session on the state of the implementation of the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) on 22 January 2020. Such scrutiny sessions belong to the means ...

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11/12/2019

EOTA specifications could soon serve as a basis for access to the US market

EOTA specifications could soon serve as a basis for access to the US market European Assessment Documents, or EADs for short, are the basis for European Technical Assessments (ETAs) and thus for marketing construction products all across Europe based on the CE marking. In the future, European Assessment Documents could also serve ...

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30/05/2019

New EADs published

2019-05-29 New EADs published A list of new EADs is published Official Journal of the European Union. 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: 030351-00-0402 Systems of mechanically fastened flexible roof waterproofing sheets ETAG 006 210005-00-0505 Internal partition kits ...

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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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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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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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