Allan Brothers’ timber windows meet new EU Construction Product Regulation

Specialist timber window and door manufacturer Allan Brothers has fulfilled the CE Marking requirements for its full range of products, ensuring it meets strict new European legislation.

Allan Brothers’ timber windows meet new EU Construction Product Regulation

Specialist timber window and door manufacturer Allan Brothers has fulfilled the CE Marking requirements for its full range of products, ensuring it meets strict new European legislation.

All products manufactured by Allan Brothers, including timber sash windows and casement windows, will now display a CE mark to prove they comply with the EU Construction Product Regulation (CPR) which came into force on Monday 1stJuly.

Under the CPR, Allan Brothers has to apply CE markings to all complete products to confirm they meet legal requirements in specific European technical standards. It also means they can be placed on the market in any European member state.

Allan Brothers has also made Declaration of Performance (DoP) documents available on its website. These provide information about the essential characteristics of the product and can be downloaded from www.allanbrothers.co.uk/dop

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Notes:

-The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) has been adopted by the European Commission and UK Government, and from the 1stJuly 2013 replaces the Construction Products Directive (CPD).

-Under the CPR, it becomes mandatory for manufacturers to apply CE marking to any of their products which are covered by a harmonised European standard (hEN) or European Technical Assessment (ETA).

-Declaration of Performance documents are mandatory and must be supplied in either paper form or by electronic means.

For interviews, information or updates contact James Qualtrough on 44 (0) 1624 610121 or visit the Allan Brothers website at www.allanbrothers.co.uk.

Allan Brothers strives to be at the forefront of the timber window and door industry, developing high-performance products that offer style, security and performance without making a negative impact on the environment.

In 2007 we became part of the Inwido Group, Northern Europe's largest producer of innovative, environmentally friendly, wood-based window and door solutions.

The combination of 200 years of British craftsmanship with Scandinavian performance and design has created a range of timber products that will add value to your home for years to come.

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Founded by William Allan in 1811, Allan Brothers is Britain's longest established joinery specialist. Over the last 200 years, we've amassed a wealth of knowledge in working with timber and developed an enviable reputation for quality, craftsmanship and service. Allan Brothers strives to be at the forefront of the timber window and door industry, developing high-performance products that offer style, security and performance without making a negative impact on the environment. In 2007 we became part of the Inwido Group, Northern Europe's largest producer of innovative, environmentally friendly, wood-based window and door solutions. The combination of 200 years of British craftsmanship with Scandinavian performance and design has created a range of timber products that will add value to your home for years to come.