BS8303 standard update

BS8303 standard update In the latest HETAS Technical Bulletin we updated our registrants on the imminent changes to BS8303. In this article we highlight some of the key changes to the standard that will impact upon registered installers. Over recent years, the industry through the UK BSI standards committee RHE/28 have been working hard in Read More…

Installation Sub Committee

Installation Sub Committee Formation The HETAS Installation Sub-Committee (HISC) has been formulated as a mirror group to the HETAS Technical Committee (HTC), to allow for the discussion, evaluation and progression of installation specific technical issues, challenges and projects, and to help form resolutions, as well as increase communication and support between HETAS and its registered 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…