Quality

We believe that the quality of Diamond Glass products is second-to-none in the marketplace. Our commitment to quality processes and the delivery of the highest standards of glazing gives clients total confidence when installing our products. Our glazed units are fabricated to meet or exceed European industry requirements and quality standards. Our products are tested by expert independent test houses and this testing process is central to our procedures. Specialist suppliers for tests include companies such as Wiltshire Ballistics, CEN Solutions & TNO.

Everything we make is tested rigorously by the leading test houses of Europe; such as CENSolutions, TNO and Wiltshire Ballistics.

CEThe CE Marking (stands for ‘Communité Européen’) is a mark that confirms that indicated products meet the criteria for European technical standards identified as a harmonised European Norm (hEN).

It is also a guarantee of the safety and performance of a product for users and consumers.

All Diamond Glass meet or exceed the following CE standards:

DOUBLE & TRIPLE GLAZED UNITS

BS EN 1279 series for insulating glass units

TOUGHENED GLASS

Class 1 Toughened Glass – – BS EN 12150-1:2000, BS EN 12150-2 : 2004
(Glass in building. Thermally toughened soda lime silicate safety glass)
Impact Tested – BS EN 12600 : 2002
(Glass in building. Pendulum test. Impact test method and classification for flat glass)

LAMINATED GLASS

Laminated / Toughened Laminated Glass – BS EN 14449 : 2005 (Glass in building. Laminated glass and laminated safety glass)
Tested in accordance to – BS EN 12543-4 : 1998
(Glass in building. Laminated glass and laminated safety glass. Test methods for durability)

FIRE GLASS

Pilkington certified and approved supplier

SECURITY GLASS

BS EN 356 : 2000
(Glass in Building – Security glazing. Testing and classification of resistance against manual attack).
LPS 1270 Issue 1 (Requirements and testing procedures for the LPCB approval and listing of intruder resistant security glazing units).

HEAT STRENGTHENED GLASS

Heat Strengthened Glass – BS EN 1863 : 2000
(Glass in building. Heat strengthened soda lime silicate glass)

HEAT SOAKED GLASS

Heat soaked Glass – BS EN 14179 : 2005
(Glass in building. Heat-soaked thermally toughened soda lime silicate safety glass)

BALLISTIC GLASS

BS EN 1063:2000 Security Glazing – Testing and classification of resistance against bullet attack. Diamond Glass is certified to for all BR classes, spall and non-spall, including Northern Ireland class.