Round the bend

Round the bend HETAS receive on occasion queries relating to the appropriate application of any provisions contained within recognised BSI standards, and how they can be applied with continued re-assurance in meeting the UK Building Regulation requirements. Recently this has included provisions surrounding immediate bends directly off the top of an appliance. Alternative approach In Read More…

HETAS Technical Bulletin 8

HETAS Technical Bulletin 8 Last week we published HETAS Technical Bulletin 8 with updates on hot topics, including an update on direct air guidance, system chimneys and distance to combustibles, commissioning records and the latest FAQ’s from the helpline team. All the Technical Bulletins are available in the HETAS Technical Area. The eighth installment of Read More…

Working with Building Control

Working with Building Control (Appendix A) as part of Approved Document J A recent roundtable hosted by HETAS revealed a number of issues that are affecting both the biomass and wood-burning stoves markets. One of the key areas of discussion was the issues surrounding the ‘signing off’ or ‘notification’ of solid fuel & biomass installations and Read More…

HETAS is recruiting

Trainee Technical Advisor HETAS Limited are seeking a ‘Trainee Technical Advisor’ to join the team at their offices in Tewkesbury. An opportunity for further learning and development for anyone wishing to pursue a Technical career within the Heating Industry. The main purpose of the position will be to answer enquiries surrounding the installation of Solid Read More…

HETAS Registrant Technical Helpline

HETAS Technical Helpline Contact From Thursday 1st August 2013 the HETAS Technical Helpline will have a new number along with a dedicated email. Please update your records with the new contacts as the existing number will not be available from this Thursday. Your new contact details for the HETAS technical helpline are as follows Helpline: 01684 Read More…