Macalloy operates a quality assurance system complying with the provisions of BS EN ISO 9001:2015 and works to the FPC requirements of BS EN 1090 to a level 3 execution class.
For our Macalloy 1030 Systems, we hold a European Technical Approval 07/0046 which has been created against the EOTA European Assessment Document EAD 160004-00-0301. In accordance with the requirements of EAD 160004-00-0301, a factory production control test plan is implemented. It is a prerequisite of EAD 160004-00-0301 that the rods comply with the preliminary European standard prEN 10138.
Macalloy Tension Rod systems also has its own European Technical Approval 17/0849 which has been created against the requirements of the EOTA European Assessment Document EAD 200032-00-0602 with factory production control plans in place for this system aswell.
Both ETA07/0046, ETA17/0849, BS EN1090 and 9001:2015 accreditations are audited bi-annually by our notified approval body BBA -British Board of Agrément.
Rods and fittings are routinely tested in accordance with the Factory Production Controls – FPC set in place under the ETA requirements and we have Facilities on site to load test tendon assemblies up to 2500kN in house.