Our specialist hydraulic equipment tests to BS 6180:2011 Barriers in and about buildings. Code of practice, which is the main industry standard.
The test is all focused on the strength of the balustrade, measuring any deflection which occurs.
Balustrade testing is required in order to meet domestic and commercial building regulations, and it is often specified in tenders.
We have the ability to test final products before they go on sale, and also those in development, supporting manufacturers with feedback to help ensure their product will be fit-for-purpose.
To discuss a balustrade test contact our experts