Content with UKCA

21 July 2022
It is Andrews Fasteners’ standard practice to supply customers a Declaration of Conformity and Test Certificates for purchased products (in general this is only on products grade 8.8 and above). These documents may not be supplied for every customer we serve, as we know, that some of them may not need them, or need them at a later time. We operate an automatic Test Certificates list where, for a customer who requests it with us, test certificates are sent automatically by our staff in the Quality Department every morning or through the working day once goods have been invoiced.
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28 January 2022

On the 26th and 27th of January 2022, an auditor from LRQA carried out a planned two-day surveillance assessment at the Andrews Fasteners Limited against the requirements of ISO 9001:2015, NHSS 3 and the Construction Product Regulations (BS EN 15048 and BS EN 14399) for CE and UKCA marking.


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19 January 2021
Please refer to our freshly updated certificates section where you can download our UKCA certificate for EN 15048 and EN 14399 along with CE, ISO 9001 and NHSS3 certificates.
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28 December 2020
For goods CE & UKCA marked from 1st January 2021 BS EN 15048 (CE 2814) Last update 01/01/2021 EN 15048 UIC/DOP No.: Zinc BZP Zinc BZP Galv. HDG Sherar. SHER Grade (Bolt/Nut) 8.8/8 8.8/10 8.8/10 8.8/10 M12 M12SB8.8/8BZP M12SB8.8/10BZP M12SB8.8/10HDG M12SB8.8/10SHER M16 M16SB8.8/8BZP M16SB8.8/10BZP M16SB8.8/10HDG M16SB8.8/10SHER M20 M20SB8.8/8BZP M20SB8.8/10BZP M20SB8.8/10HDG M20SB8.8/10SHER M22 M22SB8.8/8BZP M22SB8.8/10BZP M22SB8.8/10HDG M22SB8.8/10SHER M24 M24SB8.8/8BZP M24SB8.8/10BZP M24SB8.8/10HDG M24SB8.8/10SHER M27 M27SB8.8/8BZP M27SB8.8/10BZP M27SB8.8/10HDG M27SB8.8/10SHER M30 M30SB8.8/8BZP M30SB8.8/10BZP M30SB8.8/10HDG M30SB8.
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16 December 2020
As the transition period with the EU coming to the end on 31st December 2020, there are changes in CE marking from 1st January 2021. From 1st January 2021 construction products placed on the UK market (except for Northern Ireland which will require CE marked products) will require new UKCA marking. Until the end of December 2021, you can continue to use CE marking (with or without UKCA). Companies like ours, who are approved through UK Body (Lloyd’s Register) will be able to offer products with UKCA mark.
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08 September 2020
Following recent guidance released by UK government about UKCA marking and marking for construction products from from 1st January 2021 Andrews Fasteners Limited has already made steps and preparation to allow our company to offer goods UKCA marked on the GB market from the beginning of 2021. At the same time, we are taking steps to allow us to continue offering CE marked goods for the rest of the EU countries and others, where CE is the requirement.
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25 August 2014
Structural bolting assemblies (SB) We are a manufacturer of UKCA & CE Marked non-preloaded hexagon bolt assemblies from M12 to M36, grade 8.8 and 10.9. Andrews Fasteners Limited can manufacture and assembly test to EN 15048-2 requirements , in various grades and coatings . Description Specification Size range Hexagon Set Screw (fully threaded bolt) EN ISO 4017 EN ISO 4018 M12–M36 Hexagon Bolt (part threaded) EN ISO 4014 EN ISO 4016 M12–M36 Hexagon Nut (Regular Nuts, fullnut) EN ISO 4032 EN ISO 4033 M12–M36 Washers (Plain, Flat) min.
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25 August 2014
BS EN 14399-3 Hexagon bolting assemblies for preloading (HR) Previously known as High Strength Friction Grip (HSFG) We are a manufacturer of UKCA & CE Marked pre-loaded fasteners to BS EN 14399. In our facility in Leeds, we can UKCA & CE Approve – assembly test to BS EN 14399-2 HR Assemblies from M12 to M36 up to grade 10.9. We are regularly independently assessed by Lloyd’s Register / LRQA, to make sure, that our company is fully compliant with BS EN 14399 requirements.
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25 August 2014
Construction fasteners products manufactured, supplied and distributed by Andrews Fasteners. As a fasteners specialist Andrews Fasteners can offer various fasteners and fixings starting from most popular up to more complicated and custom made requirements as per drawings. Our products range: BS EN 15048 Non-preloaded structural bolting assemblies (CE & UKCA Marked) Structural bolting (SB) assemblies, hexagon set screws (fully threaded), bolts (part-threaded), hexagon nuts, plain washers available in Self-Colour, Zinc Plated, Galvanised, Sherardized and other finishes.
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21 August 2014
Andrews Fasteners operate a fully controlled quality system maintaining traceability of products from their initial source of supply, into stock, directly through to dispatch to the customer. Andrews Fasteners quality system is registered under BS EN ISO 9001 and NHSS3 (National Highway Sector Scheme 3) and has been assessed by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance UK LRQA . Our company also hold UKCA & CE approval for the supply of preload (BS EN 14399) and non-preload (BS EN 15048) fasteners.
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