QUALITY ASSURANCE

Manufacturing facility operates a Quality Management System which complies with the requirements of BS EN 9001:2015 (certificate No: FM91289), and an Environmental Management System which complies with the requirements of ISO 14001:2015 (certificate No. EMS 563613).

The manufacturing standards listed below are those applicable to the Flexseal range of products.

ISO 9001 Certificate
ISO 14001 Certificate

AUSTRALIA / NEW ZEALAND ACCREDITATIONS

WaterMark and Oceanamark Certification Scheme

AS/NZS 4327: Metal-banded flexible couplings for low pressure applications.

Applicable Market: Australia and New Zealand
These products are manufactured under Watermark licence No: WMKT22225
Products Covered: Coupling and bushes supplied with grade 1.4401 stainless steel bands
Sizes Covered: Nominal sizes up to 600mm
Relevant Flexseal products are:-

Type 1 Drain Couplings DC50A – DC275A
Adaptor Couplings AC633A – AC4209A
Type 2B Shear Banded Couplings SC115A – SC600A

Type 2B Extra Wide Couplings SC225WA – SC600WA
Bushes with nominal sizes up to 600mm

WaterMark Certificate
Oceana Certificate

WaterMark Certification Scheme

WMTS-522:2018 Barrier type floor drain trap seal protection devices.

Applicable Market: Australia and New Zealand
These products are manufactured under Watermark licence No: WM-022942
Products Covered: Drain Seal DS100

Certificate

WSAA Product Appraisal

AS/NZS 4327: Metal-banded flexible couplings for low pressure applications.

Appraisal Report

INTERNATIONAL

BS EN 295:4: Vitrified clay pipes and fittings and pipe joints for drains and sewers: Requirements for special fittings, adaptors and compatible accessories.

Applicable Market: Europe
These products are manufactured under Kitemark licence No: KM22943
Products Covered: All types of pipe couplings and bushes
Sizes Covered: Nominal sizes 100mm to 1000mm

Relevant Flexseal products are:
Type 1 Drain Couplings DC115 – DC275
Adaptor Couplings AC1155 – AC4209
Type 2B Shear Banded Couplings SC115 – LC1000
Type 2B Extra Wide Couplings SC225W – LC1000W
Bushes with nominal sizes 100mm to 1000mm

BS EN 295:4 Certificate

BS EN 681:1: Elastomeric seals – Material requirements for pipe joint seals used in water and drainage applications.

Applicable markets: All
Certification is held for all the elastomeric compounds used
Products Covered: All elastomeric products covered by the manufacturing standards listed above

WRc Approved: The following products have gained WRc Approval:

The Flexible Saddle FA150B
The Flexible Saddle FA200B
The Flexible Saddle FA150U
The PA Saddle Range
The UA Saddle Range

WIS4-41-01: Specification for flexible couplings for gravity sewerage and drainage pipes.

Applicable Market: UK
These products are manufactured under Kitemark licence No: KM33192
Products Covered: Shear banded couplings and bushes
Sizes Covered: Nominal sizes 100mm to 580mm
Relevant Flexseal products are:-
Type 2B Shear Banded Couplings SC115 – SC580
Bushes with nominal sizes 100mm to 580mm

Approval of Sanitary Materials SINTEF Accreditation No: 0425:

Applicable Market: Norway
Manufactured under Certificate no. 0425
Products Covered: All couplings supplied with grade 1.4401 stainless steel bands
Sizes Covered: Nominal sizes 100mm to 400mm
Relevant Flexseal products are:-
Type 1 Drain Couplings DC115A – DC275A
Adaptor Couplings AC633A – AC4209A
Type 2B Shear Banded Couplings SC115A – SC410A

Approval of Sanitary Materials Godkendelse VA2.23/18397

Applicable Market: Denmark
Products Covered: Plumbing couplings, shear banded couplings and adaptor couplings supplied with grade 1.4401 stainless steel bands
Sizes Covered: Nominal sizes 30mm to 300mm
Relevant Flexseal products are:-
Adaptor Couplings AC633A – AC2908A
Type 2B Shear Banded Couplings SC135 – TC590