What ATTMA has been up to
The ATTMA has now lodged its 300,000th test this month! Congratulations to Energy First Services Ltd on lodging test number 300,000. This is a substantial amount of test data which now makes up the largest air tightness test dataset in the world. The ATTMA will be celebrating with the release of some new statistics which
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The ATTMA have again been invited to talk on behalf of the Chartered Association of Building Engineers, to deliver one of our favourite presentations – Air Tightness Testing, Taking it back to basics. The talk looks at the common paths of air leakage and then takes it one step further – what these leakages look
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ATTMA is seeking to employ a Technical Manager to push the Competent Persons Scheme forward and add additional support for the team. Job Specification Technical support to members Creating and writing industry technical documents industry advice Industry best practice guidelines Template documents Test standards Proactively liaising with Building Control (LABC, ACAI, BCA CABE etc) &
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The ATTMA is today (Wednesday 20th September) to talk at the building Southern Conference and Exhibition 2017 in Winchester, delivering a presentation focussing on the importance of compliance in testing, specifically focussed around competent person schemes. The presentation will be uploaded to the ATTMA Lodgement system in due course. Formed in 1925 as the Incorporated Association
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The ATTMA are delighted to be speaking at the 38th Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre Conference in Nottingham on the 13th/14th of September 2017. Barry Cope will speak in Session 2 – Field Measurements and Building Airtightness Performance in the Royal Suite on Wednesday 13 September 2017. Conference Scope The need to reduce the energy
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The ATTMA is delighted to announce that we will be moving this week (week commencing 10 July) to: First Floor, Flint House, Flint Barn Court, Church Street, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 0DB There will inevitably be times that we are not able to get to the phone or respond to emails whilst we move, so please
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ATTMA will be providing a CPD and a question and answer session twice on Wednesday 28th June (8:00am & 4:00pm GMT) to ensure you are getting the most from ATTMA Lodgement, including: 1. Setting up Lodgement 2. Automatic Lodgement 3. Batch Lodging 4. CSV Lodging 5. Downloading Information from Lodgement 6. FAQ’s This CPD is
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The ATTMA is delighted to partner with Enterprise Insurance Services to be able to offer TWO new deals. Insurance Per Lodgement The ATTMA can now provide insurance directly through the Lodgement system. For only 30p per dwelling and 50p per non-dwelling, you will be covered for up to £100,000 for Professional Indemnity and £2,000,000 for
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The ATTMA are delighted to announce we will be talking at the AIRAH Building Physics Forum 2017. Sean Maxwell, our Australian partner, will give a speech on how lodgement came to be successful in the UK and how we are already building up a large body of testing in Australia. The conference will take place
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ATTMA will be talking at the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) Autumn Conference in Winchester later this year, providing a presentation about the importance of compliance in testing, focussing heavily on the dangers of assuming a certificate is ok. The talk will take into account the effects of not matching air tightness with ventilation,
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The Air Tightness Testing & Measurement Association is a DCLG-appointed Competent Persons Scheme for air-tightness testing.
The Air Tightness Testing and Measurement Association (ATTMA) is a professional association dedicated to promoting technical excellence and commercial effectiveness in all air tightness testing and air leakage measurement applications. It was formed in 2002 to promote the testing and measurement industry and supports its members by extending market awareness of the technology and the members’ services.
In January 2015, ATTMA became a Competent Persons Scheme for the air tightness testing industry, replacing the BINDT.
ATTMA is a proud organisation with 15 years of history, releasing technical support documents, guidance leaflets and are even responsible for the ATTMA Technical Standards, used not only in English and Welsh Building Regulations, but are used or referenced in over 90 countries.
Technical Information & Guidance
Temporary Sealing Guidance
Technical Information Leaflet – TIL001
Are you ready to test (Dwellings)
Technical Information Leaflet – TIL002
ATTMA Technical Standard L1 *NEW 2016 VERSION*
Technical Test Standard – Dwellings
ATTMA Technical Standard L2 2010 (Current)
Technical Test Standard – Non-Dwellings
The ATTMA Team
Who you can call on for support
ATTMA UK Auditors