Thermal Laboratory

The Thermal Laboratory of ENSATEC, complements the services of the Enclosures Laboratory and Materials Laboratory, carrying out tests of

  • Thermal transmittance in a stationary system (Hot Box) of windows, frames, curtain wallings.
  • Thermal transmittance finite element simulation, of windows, doors, constructive elements, enclosures and curtain wallings.
  • Thermal conductivity of insulating materials

Thermal calculations made with the most up-to-date software and methods that allow you to perform a thorough thermal analysis in order to improve the performance of your product.

With extensive experience in the enclosure sector, the thermal laboratory service seeks to optimize the design of enclosures and accessories and achieve the maximum performance, required by the most demanding standards as PASSIVHAUS.

Products tested:

  • Windows.
  • Frames.
  • Shutter drawers.
  • Sandwich panels.
  • Light facades.
  • Doors.
  • Construction elements.

ENSATEC holds ENAC accreditation Nº 288/LE634, according to the criteria expressed inEN ISO/IEC 17025 regulations for in situ testing in buildings and it’s Notified body NB1668 for the construction products regulation.

ENSATECis amember ofthe CTC-047(Technical Certification Committee -047) and also a member of the Permanent Group for Procedure Evaluation in the AENOR “N” quality mark qualification process. The firm is also a member of the Normalisation Technical Committee – CTN85 and CTN92. ENSATEC is also a member of ASEFAVE (Spanish Association of Light Façades and Windows) and ASOMA (Spanish Association of Timber Windows) .

ENSATECisa member of AECOR, Spanish Association of Acoustic Quality, a national technical non-profit association, comprising over 130 companies and professionals specialising in acoustics in building, industry or the work place.

You can download here the technical scope of the tests accredited by ENAC.