Case Number 3726
Request Date 24/07/2014
Completion Date 20/08/2014

 

Details of the Request

This request follows legal and mandatory legislation under the European Performance of Buildings Directive and specifically T.M44 AirConditioning Assesment certification. Your AirConditioning Assesment Certificates should be readily available at all times and be lodged on the government Landmark database. Failure to have appropriate Certificates will be subject to fines of £300 per building, each week.

  1. It is a legal requirement that you hold valid AirConditioning Assesments if any building has a total of more than 12kw of air conditioning present. Certificates are valid from 5 years of the issue date. Have you undertaken had T.M44 AirConditioning Assesments produced?
     
  2. Who is the responsible person for ensuring that your buildings are surveyed and assessed, please provide the name, address, email address and telephone number of the responsible person.
     
  3. If your T.M44 Certificates are in place, what is their expiry date?
     
  4. What was the order value of the works placed with the Company which undertook the work?
     
  5. Provide a breakdown of the price per building if available.
     
  6. How many Certificates were produced?
     
  7. Was the Assessor independent as required under the Regulations?
     
  8. Name the Assessor organisation.
     
  9. Do you have ISO 14001 Accreditation

 

Details of the Response

1. It is a legal requirement that you hold valid Air Conditioning Assessments if any building has a total of more than 12kw of air conditioning present. Certificates are valid from 5 years of the issue date. Have you undertaken had T.M44 Air Conditioning Assessments produced?

Yes, air conditioning inspections have been carried out at Ashford and St Peters Hospitals.

 

2. Who is the responsible person for ensuring that your buildings are surveyed and assessed, please provide the name, address, email address and telephone number of the responsible person.

Keith Hayward, Estates Manager, St Peters Hospital, Guildford Road, Chertsey, Surrey, KT16 0PZ. 01932 872000.

 

3. If your T.M44 Certificates are in place, what is their expiry date?

The Air conditioning Inspection Certificates expire in July 2017.

 

4. What was the order value of the works placed with the Company which undertook the work?

The Trust holds this information, but considers it is exempt under section 43 of the Act, as disclosure would be likely to prejudice commercial interests.

 

5. Provide a breakdown of the price per building if available.

The Trust holds this information, but considers it is exempt under section 43 of the Act, as disclosure would be likely to prejudice commercial interests.

 

6. How many Certificates were produced?

Two certificate were produced, one for each site.

 

7. Was the Assessor independent as required under the Regulations?

Yes, the Assessor was independent as required under the regulations.

 

8. Name the Assessor organisation.

Salix Mechanical Services LLP.

 

9. Do you have ISO 14001 Accreditation

No, we do not have ISO 14001 accreditation.