Two important publications to reinforce the industry’s drive towards raising quality standards and awareness

Consistency of standards is essential to allow the meaningful comparison of different products. Therefore, we welcome the Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI), which is aimed at setting high standards for the presentation of construction product information in the manufacturing industry – helping to provide assurance for product information and promoting product safety; essential to those designing, specifying and constructing buildings as well as the end user.

Building Regulations Advisory Committee (BRAC); The Golden Thread Report 

Everyone has been using the phrase ’The Golden Thread’ but what does it actually mean? This Building Regulations Advisory Committee report (BRAC) sets out a very useful ten point definition of the Golden Thread. These principles will go on to inform secondary legislation, leading to a culture change in the industry.