AVS

Features and Benefits

APPROVALS
•    BBA Certificate (15/5211)
•    NHBC Accepted
•    Follows TRADA guidelines for timber framed construction.

FIRE PERFORMANCE
•    A2-s1, d0 in accordance with BS 13501-1: 2007 Fire classification of construction products and building elements External fire spread
•    Class 0 in accordance with BS 476 Designed with intumescent fire strips to prevent the spread of flame via the ventilated cavity
•    Designed for new build structural timber applications Suitable for off-site manufacture (OSM)  Fire performance – A2 rated Approved for use with acrylic brick slips, silicone render and dashing render Delivers accelerated build programmes 10 Year Warranty

WEATHER & WIND RESISTANCE
•    Approved for use in all exposure levels in the UK
•    Fully tested to the requirements of ETAG 034 (Guideline for European technical approval for External Wall Claddings
•    Capable of withstanding design wind loads up to 5kN/m2, as tested to the Centre for Window and Cladding Technology (CWCT) standards

DURABILITY
•    Effective service life in excess of 30 years (BBA statement)
•    UV resistant
•    Low maintenance

STRENGTH
•    Impact resistant (ETAG 034 Category 1)
•    Can be used in zones below 1.5m and in pedestrian thoroughfares
•    Structurally evaluated by independent Consultant Engineers, ensuring structural stability in all environments

INSTALLATION
•    Projects can be delivered more quickly than traditional building methods
•    The system is significantly lighter, resulting in decreased foundation requirements
•    Installed by Alumasc Approved AVS Contractors