“Engineered wood products” is a generic term for products that are manufactured from processed or re-engineered timber for specific structural applications. The scheme is based on the principles of ISO9001, EN 45011/12, ISO Guide 62/65) and provides data for design in accordance with BS 5268-2 and / or EN 1995 (Eurocode 5) together with a specific set of performance criteria set by BM TRADA (as defined in Clause 4 of this document) in order to attain a design which performs to a high standard. The relevant standards listed above are to be read in conjunction with this document.

The scheme covers factory production control, documentation and test/assessment evidence, and the resultant certification is specific to clearly defined products and their constituent components.