Sector Information & Advice Workshop

The following Regional Workshops were held:

  • 21 January, Enterprise House, Co Carlow
  • 29 January, Errigal Hotel, Cootehill, Co Cavan
  • 4 February, GAA Sports Complex, Mallow, Co Cork
  • 18 February, MC William Hotel, Claremorris, Co Mayo
  • 5 March, Dunraven Arms Hotel, Adare, Co Limerick

Documents that were presented at the workshops:

  • I.S. EN 1090 Presentation
  • Information Document incl. Quotation Form | Certification Checklist | List of items not covered
  • NSAI Asessment Checklist for Factory Production Control & Special Process Welding (CPR)
  • NSAI Pre-audit Questionnaire for EN 1090-1

Further information

  • CE Marking for structural steel & aluminium fabricators

Workshop Details

The Local Enterprise Offices in association with the National Standards Authority of Ireland hosted a series of workshops across Ireland for Fabrication, Engineering, construction companies and interested parties in the Harmonised European Standards which now is a mandatory requirement under EU regulations.  This standard is of competitive importance to relevant companies and these seminars aimed to explain the process of certification and also outline possible supports available from your Local Enterprise Office in order to achieve certification.

The workshop were delivered by Sean Balfe, Director of Sustainability and Built Environment.
Sean is the industry expert with the NSAI and his presentation will cover:
  • Construction Products Regulations and Register
  • Requirements for conformity assessment of structural components EN 1090 Impact on Typical Fabrication Company What products are or not covered in the Regulation and Standard CPR 07/40/3
  • How to get certified
  • NSAI role in this process as the Notified Body

The programme for the workshops was as follows

  • Registration
  • Sean Balfe Director of Sustainability and Built Environment - NSAI
  • Supports available from your Local Enterprise Office
  • Q & A


Future workshops may be delivered by LEOs / NSAI subject to demand in your local area.