NHBC Standards Chapter 6.10 for light steel framing requires manufacturers of light steel frame systems, which form primary structural components, to submit a system manual to SCI for assessment. This is a requirement for obtaining an NHBC Warrantee for the building.
SCI/NHBC Stage 1 System Certification will cover structural strength, stability and durability. The certification may be combined with SCI Product Certification to include additional aspects such as; behaviour in relation to fire, acoustic performance, thermal performance, condensation risk and water ingress.
For those who achieve SCI/NHBC assessed they will;
For further information on SCI/NHBC Stage 1 System Certification contact: firstname.lastname@example.org