HDPE branch high level cAt its meeting on 12 January, the full seven manufacturer and two trade members of SRDA agreed to set a new standard for butt welding of HDPE pipework to complement the requirements of BS8490, which would be certified by an independent accreditation body. Details will be relased during the second quarter of 2016. SRDA Secretary Jim Hooker comments "High quality welding of HDPE pipework is crucial to trouble-free service and long life in siphonic systems. SRDA aims to ensure there is no place for sub-standard workmanship in this industry".

A new edition of the SRDA Guide for Siphonic Drainage is now available. pdfDownload here.

2104-RCI Show Malcolm WearingSRDA Consultant Malcolm Wearing of CRM Roof Drainage Consultants gave a thought-provoking talk to visitors at the RCI Show. The two-day show at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry focussed on roofing system technology and attracted clients, designers, manufacturers and contractors. pdfSee a copy of the presentation.


SRDA consultant Dr Malcom Wearing recently met NHBC technical staff for a seminar on siphonic drainage.  The presentation is available to all.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request a seminar.

2014 Barley wide 1-webcompProject Barley at Magna Park, the vast new logistics centre for Waitrose follows other huge projects at the site. pdfRead more about the project.

Capcon Logo Small 090414Ireland-based installer CapCon Engineering has joined SRDA with effect from 16 December 2014. Represented by Director Robert Finn, CapCon will be leading the development of standards in the installation sector and helping
SRDA to become a resource not only for products but also for high quality installation and maintenance services.