Compliance Details Standards, Accreditations, Memberships and Partnerships

Standards

BSI Kitemark

BSI KITEMARK

ACO KerbDrain and ACO RoadDrain carry the BSI Kitemark

BS EN 12056

Specification for unplasticised polyvinyl chloride (PVCu) pipes and plastic fittings.

BS EN 1433:2002

Drainage channels for vehicular and pedestrian areas. This standard specifies definitions, classes, design and testing requirements, marking and quality control for drainage channels.

Most ranges of ACO channel drainage systems are CE marked with certificates of conformity to BS EN 1433. Some channel system are currently being assessed and tested.

BS EN 124:1994

Gully tops and manhole tops for vehicular and pedestrian areas. This standard establishes definitions, classes, materials, design and testing requirements, marking and quality control for gully tops and manhole top

BS 4660: 2000

Specification for unplasticised polyvinyl chloride (PVCu) pipes and plastic fittings.

BS EN 752

Drain and sewer systems outside buildings

Highway Works Clauses

The Highways Agency manual of contract documents for highway works: Volume 1 Specification for Highway Works clauses 516 and 517.

CLAUSE 516

Combined drainage and kerb systems

CLAUSE 517

Linear drainage channel systems

Building Regulations

Building regulations Part M for England and Wales and Scottish Building Standards Section 3 & 4 For disabled access to buildings.

ACCREDITATIONS

BS EN ISO 14001

BS EN ISO 14001:2015

ACO Technologies plc has been certificated and registered by BSI to operate an Environmental Management System which complies with the requirements of ISO 14001:2015

BS EN ISO 9001

BS EN ISO 9001:2015

ACO Technologies plc has been certificated and registered by BSI to operate a quality management system which complies with the requirements of BS EN ISO 9001:2015

BS OHSAS 18001

BS OHSAS 18001:2007

ACO Technologies plc has been certificated and registered by BSI to operate an Occupational Health and Safety Management System which complies with the requirements of OHSAS 18001:2007

Queen's Award

QUEENS AWARD

Queen's Award for Enterprise: Innovation. ACO Technologies have been awarded this accolade twice, In 2001 for ACO KerbDrain and in 2006 for ACO Qmax.

Membership and Partnerships

Bali

ACO Technologies plc is an Affiliate Member of the British Association of Landscape Industries

BASEA

ACO Technologies plc is a member of BASEA (British Airport Service & Equipment Association)

BIM4IUK

ACO Technologies plc is a member of BIM4IUK - BIM for Infrastructure (UK)

British Aviation

ACO Technologies plc is a member of the British Aviation Group (BAG)

British Water

ACO Technologies plc is a member of British Water

Living Wage

ACO Technologies is a member of the Living Wage Foundation

BBA

ACO Technologies plc is an Ambassador for Bedfordshire Business.

BMF

The Builders Merchant Federation (BMF) provides Builders Merchants with the support and advice needed to run their business in a competitive environment. ACO hold a suppliers and manufacturers membership

BPF Pipes Group

ACO Technologies plc is a member of the BPF Pipes Group

CBI

ACO Technologies plc is a member of the Confederation of British Industries

Chartered Institute - Highways

ACO technologies plc is a corporate partner of the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation

Construction Products Association

ACO Technologies plc is an Affiliate Member of the Construction Products Association.

Construction Excellence

ACO together with Atkins and Oxfordshire County Council provided a Sustainable Drainage scheme for a modern housing estate built on a flood plain, the Henry Box site. This case study was profiled as a successful demonstration in Constructing Excellence.

CPD

ACO is a member of the Construction CPD Certification Service. The Construction CPD certification service assists in the dissemination of high quality, independently certified, continuing personal/professional development (CPD).

CRASH

ACO Technologies plc is a Patron of CRASH (the construction and property industry’s charity for homeless people)

Future Water Association

ACO Water Management is a member of the Future Water Association

RISQS

ACO is now fully qualified on RISQS (Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme)

NBS

NBS is the Architectural standard specification and ACO products are fully detailed in the NBS plus section.

Rail Alliance

ACO Technologies plc is a Rail Alliance Member

Susdrain

ACO are partners of the susdrain project, an exciting new community for sharing information on the delivery of sustainable drainage.

WTL

ACO Technologies plc is a partner of the WTL
(Water Technology List)