Celebrating 50 years of assessing innovative construction solutions

BBA British Board of Agrément 50 years logoThe British Board of Agrément (BBA) held a drinks reception at Ecobuild in London last month as the first in a series of events that it is holding throughout 2016 to celebrate its 50th anniversary.

The BBA said that the exhibition provided the perfect opportunity for its team to meet, thank and celebrate with clients, partners and supporters, and its commercial director Phil Bloomfield took the opportunity to meet with as many clients as possible.

He commented: “It really is a privilege to talk to so many of our Certificate holders. The BBA is proud to have worked with some of the most esteemed companies, and people, in the construction industry and to have carried out assessments and approval of a variety of revolutionary construction solutions.”

To date over 5,000 BBA Agrément Certificates and 200 HAPAS Certificates have been issued, anda number of Agrément Certificates were formally presented throughout the exhibition.

The BBA also provides testing, inspection and installer certification services that it says have helped manufacturers and installers achieve excellence and provide reassurance to the industry.

Established in 1966, the BBA says it is proud to have worked with some of the most esteemed companies in the construction industry and to have carried out assessments and approval of a variety of revolutionary construction solutions.

The BBA will be exhibiting at Ecobuild in 2017, and says it looks forward to the next 50 years and beyond, continuing to encourage the safe development and adoption of innovative construction solutions through the provision of reassurance to manufacturers, users, local authorities, specifiers, industry insurers and key construction trade associations in the UK.