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 210054 which has been created against the EOTA European Assessment Document EAD 160004-00-0301. The 1030 system also has approval to the National Standards in France and is approved under our French notified body ASQPE. 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 bars comply with the preliminary European standard prEN 10138.
Macalloy Tension Rod systems also has its own European Technical Approval 210053 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.
Bars 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.