Kiwa United Kingdom - News Feed latest news from GASTEC at CRECopyright: (C) GASTEC at CREen-gbILP ConferenceMeet our lighting column specialists at the ILP conference        out nowThe latest edition of Quality Quarterly is now available. and HomeMeet our test teams in Harrogate TestingOur engineers have just completed lime mortar testing on the Sevenoaks Rail Tunnel. at Victorian baths Kiwa CMT Testing has recently been sampling and testing lime based mortars for the Victorian Baths in Birmingham ConferenceKiwa Agri Food talking farm attractions #NFAN  TASCC CoPA new TASCC Code of Practice released in BelgiumOur Farm Certification team are auditing pigs in Belgium. and Fuel Cell ConferenceMHFCN conference 'Gearing up for Commercialisation on 13th March at the NEC Future of GasHSE/IGEM event 'The Future of Gas' is on 15th Feb Manufacturing Stand P120 was the place to be ChristmasWe wish all of our clients a happy, prosperous 2018 - Stand A06Meet our team of gas experts at LCNI Agri Food at SOFHT AwardsKiwa were proud to sponsor part of the SOFHT Awards earlier this month. conferenceKiwa BDA will be at the National Insulation Association conference                    team at LCNI Kiwa's hydrogen team will be on stand A06 at LCNI - Telford International Centre 6-7 Dec. HEA eventThanks to HEA (Highway Electrical Agency) Annual Conference at Celtic Manor AwardsWe very much enjoyed the 38th SOFHT Awards Release  Arup and Kiwa Gastec appointed to explore potential for using hydrogen to heat UK homes our Food Safety Experts Kiwa CMT at The Build ShowMeet Kiwa CMT's Construction Materials and Geotechnical experts on stand B997 at The Build Show about GAR risk assessmentsKiwa Gastec GAR next risk assessment seminar 12th September Natural GasOn January 17th this year, the Dutch government announced that the introduction of gas appliance suitability for G+-gas and H-gas was (partially) postponed till 01-01-2108. ConfidenceCIGA and KIWA are delighted to announce a new spirit of collaboration reflecting their shared focus on professionalism and ensuring that Cavity Wall Insulation Systems and installations are of the highest standard. Agri Food is Kiwa PAI's new name!Kiwa Agri Food - Globally present, locally available. I-GAS courseFor people working with gas in an industrial setting Laboratory Repurposed for Hydrogen Kiwa Gastec has recently repurposed part of the gas infrastructure of its Cheltenham gas testing laboratory to use pure hydrogen alongside natural gas and other fuels.'t we do well! We're delighted by our recent Accreditation Body Audit Culture - the new buzz wordSOFHT's Quality Culture exhibition and conference 5 Stars Kiwa Agri Food is delighted to have retained our BRC 5* rating. and Home 2017Counting down to H&H Haulage CodeOur Feed Sector Manager, Lorraine Chambers, will be speaking on the TASCC Haulage Code and System Audit at the Road Haulage Association (RHA) Spring Conference on 31st March. time at ISH Kiwa's Water and Energy teams from several European countries convened at ISH to present Kiwa's testing, inspection and accreditation services.'re Recruiting Food Sector Technical Support staff We are seeking a food industry experienced and qualified person to support the food sector department with technical reviewing of audit reports and providing general food technical support to the sector.  The role is office based at Harrogate but ca can now provide G mark and SI Global certification on gas appliances to be sold into the Australian marketplace. “I am delighted to be extending Kiwa’s presence into this region, making us a truly global testing, inspection and certification org Welfare DayKiwa PAI's Farm Certifcation team attended Winterbotham Darby's recent Animal Welfare Day event course - Hydrogen and the natural gas networkA one-day course for professionals working in the gas supply and appliance industries. Manufacturing 2017Our Kiwa Blackwood team talked electrical safety and EMC compliance at Southern Manufacturing recently Lighting Summit Kiwa CMT really enjoyed meeting clients at the ILP's Professional Lighting Summit Pie Awards Kiwa PAI sponsored the Pasty class at the 2017 British Pie Awards Dutch Gas Changes DelayedThe Dutch Ministry has issued a communique relating to the requirements for gas appliances and their labelling and changes due to the Decree of 6th May 2016.      This Decree of last year required all appliances to be capable of burning G+ and H gas New Year from KiwaWishing all of our customers and colleagues a prosperous 2017 Kiwa Customer Satisfaction Survey ResultsWhat do you think of the products and services we provide? How do we perform as a company? Over 2,600 Kiwa customers all over the world answered questions like these in the online biannual Customer Satisfaction Survey held in October, 2016. Kiwa at ISH ISH is the biggest international exhibition for the worlds of war and energy and is on 14 - 18 March at Frankfurt am Main. The ISH audience comes from the bathroom industry, building services, energy, air conditioning technology and renewable energi on the new Gas Appliance RegulationKiwa Gastec is running a  'GAD to the GAR' seminar on 25th January. To book your place please call Tracy Lawrence on 01242 677877 or email closureWe will endeavour to accommodate all those affected by the imminent closure of Euroheat. Please call us on 01242 662121 for course availability. Kiwa PAIThe beginnings of the Kiwa rebranding in the UK - Kiwa PAI is sporting a new sign project announcedKiwa Gastec will be providing gas expertise on the just-announced HyDeploy project domestic hydrogen appliances......needs strong policy direction'. See a recent interview with Kiwa's Technical Director to GAR seminarWe're running a suite of  seminars on the new Gas Appliance Regulation out the new AMP SchemeKiwa PAI is the sole auditor for the Assured Meat Processing Scheme busy at CESA 2016We're enjoying the 2016 CESA conference. Dutch Gas LegislationFrom 1st January 2017 there will be a change to the legislation surrounding Dutch gas categories. 008 Issue 3 PublishedThe latest issue (3) of the MCS 008 (Biomass) standard has been published. 008Latest issue (3) of MCS 008 standard (Biomass) published. do you think of our service?Give your opinion in Kiwa's Customer Satisfaction Survey 2016 Hydrogen at LCNIThe ENA's LCNI conference has got off to a flying start. Our hydrogen experts are at stand C010 to discuss all matters gas. BDA recruits new Technical ManagerKiwa BDA has recruited a Technical Manager, Paul Oakley, to support its rapidly increasing demand for product approval. PAI at Transfrigoroute InternationalWe're looking forward to exhibiting at the Transfrigoroute International conference in London 13-14 October, and meeting up with other FSDF members. Training Open DayHETAS LIVE and open day proves a great success. BDA and Lucideon working togetherKiwa BDA and Lucideon have made a formal agreement to co-operate in helping manufacturers obtain approval, certification and testing for their products ExhibitionWe're looking forward to attending the HEA exhibition's H21 Report Northern Gas Networks has launched it's report on the feasibility of converting Leeds to hydrogen launch report on UK Gas NetworksThe report, authored by KPMG, and with technical support from Kiwa Gastec, examines the cost effectiveness and practical future alternatives for the decarbonisation of heat. for LeedsNorthern Gas Networks has today launched it's report on the feasibility of converting Leeds to hydrogen Gas Appliances I2EK UpdateInformation about the Dutch Gas Appliances (Commodities Act) Decree Renewables Speed Update Hydrogen is the focus of Kiwa Gastec's presentation at the Technology and Projects speed update session in Glasgow 30th June. by HighfieldKiwa are happy to announce we have recently become a registered Highfield Training Centre and are able to offer a range of courses. We should be in a position soon to offer e learning through our website. Please contact for en've joined FSDF We have recently applied to join the Food Storage and Distribution Federation. Great Yorkshire ShowThe Kiwa PAI team is looking forward to visiting the Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate 12 - 14 July Accreditation DayWorld Accreditation Day - 9th June 2016 Appliance Regs 2018Gas Appliance Directive (GAD) to be replaced by the Gas Appliance Regs (GAR) Apr this space for info about the changes UNAVIACERT at Farnborough Air ShowMeet our UNAVIACERT team on the MAA stand busy in Leeds..."Householders in Leeds could potentially cook and heat their homes with 100% pure hydrogen within 10-15 years" Site Guidance from CIRIACIRIA's Guide to brownfield site development for small construction companies... at Foodex Foodex is in full swing at the NEC - find us on stand Q301 our ErP Guide at H&H 2016Kiwa Gastec will be exhibiting at Hearth and Home again this year. If you haven't seen our ErP Guides on solid fuel appliances in the Fires and Fireplaces magazine, come along to our stand to pick up your copy. for TomorrowNHBC's Building for Tomorrow event BDA at Walsall FCKiwa BDA's Chris Forshaw presents to the MCRMA at Walsall Football Club Lighting Summit 2016Kiwa CMT will be exhibiting at The Professional Lighting Summit Lighting Summit 2016Kiwa CMT will be exhibiting at The Professional Lighting Summit 2016Meet the team on stand 14 at Lightscene 2016Meet us at Ecobuild on stand E3222 on Wednesday 9th March HETAS Retailer CourseOur new one day HETAS Retailer course is proving popular... of Master Chimney Sweeps Trade ExhibitionMeet Kiwa's solid fuel installer training team at the Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps exhibition exhibition coming up in AprilKiwa is exhibiting at Foodex 2016 - apart from our food certification teams, you can also meet our catering equipment test engineers, our EMC/electrical safety engineers and our water appliance testing engineers. to Foodex?Meet our food certification experts at stand Q301 at the Foodex trade show 18-20 April. Manufacturing 2016For the latest in electrical safety & EMC testing, AND water product testing, come to Kiwa Testing's stand F122 to meet our test teams. Southern Manufacturing is once again at Farnborough FIVE, February 9-11th. Gastec commissioned by DECC to monitor performance and emissions from biomass boilersKiwa Gastec commissioned by DECC to monitor performance and emissions from biomass boilers Christmas from Kiwa UKWe wish all of our clients and colleagues a very merry Christmas and a prosperous new year. conference - the place to talk HydrogenOur Hydrogen Consultancy team are enjoying a busy LCNI conference in Liverpool Matters Live 2015Kiwa PAI's Food Certification team enjoyed a productive couple of days at the Food Matters Live exhibition at ExCeL London. PAI is a Centre for WATOK AssessmentKiwa PAI has developed a new business arm in the Welfare of Animals at the Point of Killing (WATOK). sponsoring RIBA Guerrilla Tactics 2015Kiwa BDA is headline sponsor for RIBA's Guerrilla Tactics conference Summerfield speaking at Wood Heat 2015Wood Heat conference 4th and 5th November Energy UK Stand G65Kiwa's BDA and MCS teams at Solar Energy UK’s new customer relations magazine: Quality QuarterlyQuality Quarterly – that’s the name of Kiwa’s new customer relations magazine, the successor of the Kiwa Magazine. Its focus: quality. Watertec made a small contribution for Ellie Thomas (niece of David Jay, Business Manager, Kiwa Watertec) to do a charity skydive for Autism Puzzles. Ellie and her colleagues Shelley, Rosie and Hannah raised over £1600 the winner is...Congratulations to Eleanor Lelliot from Leonards who won a bottle of champagne on the Kiwa PAI stand at the Meatup show Successful Meatup ShowStand 617 was the place to be at the National Agricultural Exhibition Centre at Stoneleigh. Gastec has moved premisesKiwa Gastec has moved to new, purpose-built labs and offices, and a state of the art Training Centre. really enjoyed Hearth & Home exhibition in Harrogate. It was great to catch up with customers old and new...what a busy show! New EMC and Low Voltage DirectivesOn 20th April 2016 the new EMC Directive (2014/30/EU) and the new Low Voltage Directive (2014/35/EU) will come into effect. Unlike the last EMCD and LVD updates, this time there will be no transition between the outgoing and new Directives. good solid exhibition...Kiwa CMT will be exhibiting on stand G89 at the Evolving Concrete exhibition next month Refuelling Station for BusesAberdeen is home to the UK's first hydrogen bus refuelling station. The facility produces hydrogen from electricity, to provide clean fuel for a fleet of ten buses. More on this story. H74 at Southern the place to be for electrical safety and EMC advice straight from our Lab team. H74 at Southern the place to be for electrical safety and EMC advice straight from our Lab team. 2015 in full swingThe Kiwa UK team are in ISH Frankfurt on stand 5_6.1 V03 at ISH for the rest of the week. So come and talk water appliance testing with David Jay or energy efficiency and renewables with James Verlaque.        James has a small supply of Ecolabelling GuideThe HHIC's Guide to Ecolabelling is now available. here we comeKiwa is looking forward to Ecobuild 2015 flexible finance for the RHIViews and evidence gathering on changing the finance arrangements for RHI Manufacturing 2015Kiwa Blackwood will be exhibiting at stand H74 Southern Manufacturing 2015 in Farnborough 10 - 12 February products covered by EU Standard must be tested and CE-marked 2013-01-22 Building products covered by EU Standard must be tested and CE-marked wins HARP product efficiency database contract  We are delighted to announce that we have won the contract to administer the HARP database on behalf of the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland for the next year. Degression AnnouncedDECC has announced new limits on the non-domestic RHI busy at CESA conferenceKiwa at CESA conference to meet with catering equipment manufacturing clients. Assessments In The SunHamad Medical Corporation’s boiler operatives first to receive accredited qualification outside of the UK! High Street lights...Are they safe?They look great, make everyone feel good and are up and illuminated, in all weathers, during the festive season. Suspended between buildings at variable heights, swinging in often high winds and likely to be topped by snow and ice.But.....what ha moves to new premisesAfter many years of sharing premises here in Stoke Orchard, HETAS has moved...but not far’s customer survey 2014Give us your opinion! conference - the place to talk HydrogenStand B9 at the LCNI conference is the place to be to meet some of our hydrogen consultancy team's talk Hydrogen at LCNIKiwa's Hydrogen experts are on stand B9 at the LCNI conference Watertec's Tenth AnniversaryWhy will former Wales international rugby union player Garin Jenkins be at Kiwa Watertec's offices on October 3rd? features Kiwa cyclistWorcester News reports on  Kiwa cyclist miles later...All biked out colours on the Tour De GBKiwa UK's Steve Oates is one of a team cycling the length of Britain. Building in LincolnPlans are afoot to construct a pedestrian bridge over railway lines next to the river Witham in Lincoln. Help EST Save Money in ScotlandThe Energy Saving Trust is about to embark upon a procurement exercise on behalf of a Local Authority to install gas central heating and A-rated gas boilers, amongst other technologies, in domestic properties across Scotland.'s Low Carbon Week at the IFBThe International Business Festival is focusing on low carbon Tractor announce new farm standardsNew farm standards come in to play in October at Venturefest Kiwa Blackwood enjoyed a busy day at Venturefest adds ATEX Notified Body string to bowKiwa can now certify products under the ATEX Directive 94/9/EC.'s all in the preparation...Kiwa UK's Steve Oates is training hard for his mammoth cycle ride from Lands End to John O'Groats in August. Scientific Adviser's wise words on climate changeLocal actions by dynamic groups and individuals make a difference - but the job in hand is vast and needs political lead to help it happen. Pie Awards judged a great successKiwa's Paul Balmer was one of the judges at the 2014 British Pie Awards Stamp for Fuel Cell ChargerIntelligent Energy's fuel cell charger achieves Declaration of Compliance. Commission makes big changes to CE MarkingIn its biggest shakeup of CE Marking in the past 20 years, the European Commission recently revised and published eight CE marking directives. mark for Kiwa GASTEC Kiwa GASTEC is now entitled to use the ILAC mark Testing Company with Concrete CredentialsPlant & Civil Engineer recently published an article about Kiwa CMT... at Kiwa Blackwood Kiwa Blackwood has been certified by VDEs Test Data Acceptance Program (TDAP). Stop GreenbuildStand E25 is the one to visit at Greenbuild. Mean and Green at Energy EventGFirst energy event - are you lean, mean or green? Energy EventKiwa's Mark Lewitt getting ready for the Gfirst LEP Energy Event tomorrow Kiwa in BrusselsKiwa will be at the Seafood expo in Brussels 6-8 May. Eurolab Blue Guide releasedThe Eurolab Blue Guide has been issued. for EU ETS OperatorsEU ETS scheme deadline 31st March's Mostra Convegno in Full Swing Kiwa Watertec and Kiwa Gastec both busy at the Mostra exhibition's hydrogen boat certified by KiwaHydrogen safety of Bristol's cutting edge boat was confirmed by Kiwa Wales film at Kiwa BlackwoodBBC Wales film shown 7.30 on 10th March About Street LightingThat's exactly what Kiwa CMT are doing in Newcastle this week Concrete Show Starts TodayKiwa CMT are ready for business at the NEC's Concrete Show. TASCC Code of Practice Trade Assurance Scheme for Combinable Crops (TASCC) has released a new code of practice. Manufacturing Show in Full SwingDespite the inclement weather, business is brisk at the Southern Manufacturing show and Kiwa Blackwood (stand B26) are being kept on their feet. Blackwood ready for Southern ManufacturingThe Southern Manufacturing show starts bright and early tomorrow morning in Farnborough. Energy Innovation Project Briefing Bristol's SS Great Britain recently hosted a briefing on a new project to encourage innovation in local energy systems. Underfoot In Concrete Floor TestingBuilding Test News readers recently enjoyed Kiwa CMT article on the history of floor construction. Commercial Achievement AwardThe Kiwa Board of Directors has announced its annual awards, with Kiwa GASTEC's Iain Summerfield picking up the Outstanding Commercial Achievement award. Manufacturing Show...Kiwa Blackwood exhibitingThe team at Kiwa Blackwood is looking forward to exhiibiting at the Southern Manufacturing show ChristmasThe team at Kiwa in the UK wish you a Happy Christmas! Contract SuccessWe have just been awarded a contract for greenhouse gas verification by Qatar Petroleum (QP). The contract is valued at €1million over 4 years and Kiwa won it in competition with a number of very high profile companies. Tender evaluation was complete at Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Energy SummitKiwa's Mark Crowther speaking at Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Energy Summit up the milesKiwa CMT Testing has been clocking up the miles House Hydrogen Safety Testing BeginsKiwa GASTEC at CRE and SSE are pleased to announce the launch of a major investigation into future hydrogen use.  This project will investigate the risks likely to arise from the accidental release of hydrogen or hydrogen natural gas mixtures into SHFCA's 2013 Conference ReportThe Scottish Government give Hydrogen and fuel cell technologies continued support .'s H2 facility on UK Hydrogen MapKiwa's hydrogen research facility is on the UK Hydrogen Map. RHI RegulationsThe new RHI Regulations came into force on 24th September. A slight change to the law is required to allow all biomass boilers of capacity 500kWth to apply for the RHI. More information. and Fuel Cells Presentation at the Scottish GovernmentKiwa's James Verlaque delivered a presentation on the key findings of the UK-TSB Hydrogen Gas Injection project at the SHFCA 5th Annual Conference held at the Scottish Government last week. Blackwood tests TMS prior to its deployment in a brain-to-brain experimentTranscranial magnetic stimulators (TMS) such as Magstim’s Rapid2 appliance are used in neuroscience and neuropsychology for research into, the diagnosis, and the treatment of brain abnormalities. The Magstim Rapid2 TMS systems are magnetic stimulator and Kiwa Bring Total Food Chain Control A Little Bit Closer The UK inspection, certification and training organization Product Authentication International (PAI) and international certification organization Kiwa join forces. The cooperation will lead to an extensive quality scheme portfolio that covers th in the Driving SeatKiwa's passion for hydrogen in transport is shared by the collaborative project UK H2 Mobility. CMT Testing – Always up for a challengeMoto have 58 service areas on the UK Motorway network.  Richard Morley of Kiwa CMT Testing has recently visited 44 of them... UK HQ entrance changesFrom Monday 12th August, the access road to Kiwa's UK headquarters has changed will be via Armstrong Drive releases final heat pump trial reportEST releases final heat pump trial report Power wins bid to operate hydrogen mini grid ITM Power wins bid to operate hydrogen mini grid system CMT Testing Confirm Safety of Ceiling Lifts for Patient TransferBolt and Anchor Testing is an important part of the Kiwa CMT Testing portfolio. This type of testing is carried out in a considerable number of circumstances, for instance on hanging baskets or festive lighting fixings for local authorities. However awaited news on the Domestic RHI tariffs Long awaited news on the Domestic RHI tariffs Cheltenham office recruitingLots of work coming in so we're looking for a certification officer and a laboratory technician. Blackwood preparing to measure radiated emissions up to 18 GHz Most new versions of EMC standards require the ability to measure emissions up to 18GHz, so Kiwa Ltd has recently invested in its UKAS-accredited EMC testing facility at Kiwa Blackwood. GASTEC at CRE are enjoying a busy Hearth and Home 2013 exhibitionKiwa GASTEC at CRE are enjoying a busy Hearth and Home 2013 exhibition CMT at Lightscene 2013 Kiwa CMT at Lightscene 2013 GASTEC at Hearth and Home ExhibitionLess than a week to go until Hearth and Home 2013. Rissington School Eco Team Investigate...Three representatives from Great Rissington Junior School visited Kiwa's Cheltenham office to gather information about the most efficient way of heating and lighting their soon-to-be-constructed new school building. Gas is ChangingThe composition of natural gas used in the Netherlands will be changing over the next decade. GASTEC talk Hydrogen at All EnergyKiwa's Mark Crowther spoke on the role of hydrogen and grid balancing at the All Energy conference at All Energy 2013 ConferenceKiwa GASTEC's Mark Crowther will be speaking on hydrogen and fuel cells at the All Energy 2013 Conference Testing Reaches New HeightsTesting concrete for The Smiler rollercoaster at Alton Towers. to Standard Harmonised to New EMC DirectiveChange to Standard Harmonised to New EMC Directive products covered by EU Standard must be tested and CE-marked 2013-01-22 Building products covered by EU Standard must be tested and CE-marked Green Deal is LaunchedThe much-publicised Green Deal has been launched. at EcobuildAll of Kiwa's UK trading divisions were at Ecobuild 2013 at London's ExCeL Centre. Watertec testing to Part GKiwa Watertec has recently developed the latest test criteria for unvented hot water storage systems. Blackwood preparing to measure emissions up to 18GHz.Kiwa Blackwood preparing to measure emissions up to 18GHz.