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Publications & Knowledge

BESA offers you a range of publications covering technical specifications, contract legislation, health and safety guidance, commercial performance standards, training resources, and employment guides; everything a company needs to run successfully.

BESA PUBLICATIONS

BESA offers technical expertise and facilitates the creation of industry standards for best practice.

BESA Publications are written by industry experts in response to demand from the sector, or changes in legislation.

The range of publications cover technical specifications, contract legislation, health and safety guidance, commercial performance standards, training resources, and employment guides - everything a company needs to run successfully.

As a BESA member, you can access many of these publications free of charge or at a significantly reduced price.

Visit the BESA Publications website

SFG20

SFG20 is the standard maintenance specification for building engineering services.

It is recognised as the industry standard and is an essential tool for planned maintenance. 

BESA owns and updates the standard which is increasingly being used as a tendering and auditing resource. 

As a BESA Group organisation, BESA members get a 30% discount off the subscription cost.

Visit SFG20's website to find out more

UK STANDARD FOR HEAT INTERFACE UNITS

BESA has published the UK’s first test standard for Heat Interface Units (HIUs).

Up until now many heat networks have failed to achieve their intended efficiency targets, the new standard developed to assess UK heat network operating parameters is regarded as an important step towards improving the overall performance of British district heating schemes.

 

Download the UK HIU Standard

  

Featured publications

TR19 Guide to Good Practice - Internal Cleanliness of Ventilation Systems

TR19 Guide to Good Practice - Internal Cleanliness of Ventilation Systems offers guidance on the testing and cleaning of ventilation systems to meet required standards.

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DW144 Specification for Sheet Metal Ductwork

DW144 Specification for Sheet Metal Ductwork is a comprehensive reference work recognised as the Standard Specification for ductwork manufacture and installation has been aligned to all current BS, BS EN ISO and other standards and regulations. The publication defines specifications for sheet metal ductwork for low, medium and high pressure/velocity air systems. Other content includes ductwork application, materials, classification and air leakage, definition of the technical information to be provided by system designers to ductwork contractors, and detail of rectangular, circular, and flat oval ductwork.

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