Energystore Superbead approved of KIWA BDA Agrément
Energystore are delighted to announce the recent approval of its superbead CWI System, in the form of the grant of KIWA BDA Agrément. Superbead has a u-value of 0.033 achieving the enhanced uplift under ECO 2t deemed scores, it can be used in cavities as narrow as 40mm and is also suitable for use in party walls with their lance system. Superbead is now available from all 4 of Energystore’s manufacturing facilities throughout the UK & Ireland under KIWA BDA Agrément System approval.
Connor McCandless, Director of Energystore Ltd stated,
“We are very pleased to announce the award of KIWA BDA Agrément for our System. Superbead is the only product for CWI that has been approved by KIWA, the BBA & NSAI. We have been very impressed by the level of technical expertise and thoroughness shown by KIWA’s technical staff. The value for money and technical insight shown by KIWA has been superb compared to some of our previous experiences with approval bodies. I’m sure we will be seeking further approvals from KIWA for future product innovations. I’m also very pleased by the price point offered to our installers for the KIWA CWI Installer Surveillance & Assessment Scheme, saving our installers money at a time when margins are tight.”
KIWA is one of the largest Testing, Inspection and Certification bodies in the world, with €500 million revenue and operating in 40 countries. Their Product and System approval process is accepted by NHBC & OFGEM.
Chris Forshaw, KIWA BDA Business Development Manager, said
“We were very pleased to be asked by Energystore to assist them in this System approval; we found their management team to be very proactive in terms of their desire to deliver a quality service to their target market. Amongst other parts of the process, we undertook an evaluation of the Factory Production Control at each of the Energystore production sites and tested essential product characteristics against the new CWI EPS bead product standard (prEN 16809). We wish energystore every success in the future.”