quality

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This document, produced by Cegibat, the information center of the French gas distribution company GRDF (Gaz réseau distribution France), provides a detailed list of the operations that need to be performed during the annual maintenance of a domestic gas boiler, from 4 to 400 kW. It presents the operations required by the French regulation (heating systems inspection) and gives further recommendations. It covers checks, cleaning and adjusting of the appliance.
Post date: 14 Sep 2016
Type: Publication

Commissioning of a boiler room is the process of assuring that all systems and components are designed, installed, tested, operated and maintained so that the awaited performance is reached. This document by Cegibat, the information center of the French gas distribution company GRDF (Gaz réseau distribution France), describes in 7 steps the commissioning of a boiler room, from the project design to the operation. A check list is also available showing in detail the unitary operations of the commissioning of a boiler room that can be used to ensure its traceability.    
Post date: 14 Sep 2016
Type: Publication

The following QUALICHeCK events have now been confirmed. Participation is free for all, but prior registration is required.   WEBINAR | Certification schemes for installers Friday 16 September 2016, 10:00 a.m. Brussels time (CET)  
Post date: 5 Sep 2016
Type: News

The following QUALICHeCK events have now been confirmed. Participation is free for all, but prior registration is required.   WEBINAR | Certification schemes for installers Friday 16 September 2016, 10:00 a.m. Brussels time (CET)  
Post date: 5 Sep 2016
Type: News

Performance of thermal insulation in low energy buildings and advanced building renovation projects  
Post date: 5 Sep 2016
Type: Event

The aim of this QUALICHeCK webinar, which will take place on Wednesday 28 September 2016, 10:00 am Brussels time (CET), is to outline the efforts performed in the European context for the promotion of cool roofs, including aspects of compliance and quality of the works.     Background  
Post date: 5 Sep 2016
Type: Event

The trend towards Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (NZEB) implies the correct execution of classical building works, in line with the NZEB principles of good workmanship, and the use of advanced technologies requiring specific skills of the workforce. Several countries are developing or have already ongoing training and certification schemes for the workforce in place.  
Post date: 5 Sep 2016
Type: Event

Within this report QUANTUM project investigated the existing quality gaps as well as their reasons and summarised existing guidelines, laws and services for quality management within construction projects in Europe.  
Post date: 17 Aug 2016
Type: Link

The Austrian Energy Agency received the ISO 29990:2010 certificate for their training activities in the sectors energy efficiency, renewable energies and new technologies. The certificate was received for the introduced quality management in the area of education and further education. The certificate is the basis for federal support programmes for which participants in training courses can now apply for.   Further information on the certificate and the offered training courses (in German) is available at:  
Post date: 5 Aug 2016
Type: News

On April 2016, Government Soft Landings (GSL) policy became mandatory, alongside Building Information Modelling (BIM) Level 2, on centrally-procured UK public projects.
Post date: 4 Aug 2016
Type: Link