CIBSE TM23 – iATS draft response

On 1st October 2019, the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) published The Future Homes Standard consultation. Within Chapter 5 of this consultation, it was proposed that an airtightness testing methodology written by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) should be approved. The reasoning for this Read more…

CIBSE consultation released

Yesterday the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) published a draft consultation of its airtightness testing methodology, which can be viewed here.  This follows the government’s announcement in the Future Homes Standard Consultation that they were in the the process of approving a methodology that was independent of all organisations Read more…

iATS attends CABE with Elmhurst

Last week the Independent AirTightness Testing Scheme (iATS) was pleased to join Elmhurst Energy at the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) event in Newcastle. iATS scheme coordinator Jennifer Hartley was on hand to meet conference attendees and talk about this specialised field of energy efficiency assessment. Jennifer commented: “It Read more…