During its meeting in June 2018, the UBAtc’s Board of directors agreed that Jef Lembrechts, VCB, is the new President of the organisation. Jef Lembrecht was, until his retirement, delegated administrator or the contractor Vanhout. UBAtc thanked Jan Coumans for having been President for many years.
Publication of Technical approval texts for Foundation piles
A new scheme has been launched for the Technical Approval of foundation piles with certification. To this end, a collaboration has been set up between the approval operators SECO and Buildwise, the certification operator BCCA and independent experts in the field of foundation piles. The development of this scheme was initiated at the request of the sector itself.