Terms and Conditions

Registered Name

Advance Welding is a trading name of Advance Technical Systems Limited, registered in England, number 05418471.

Registered Address

415 Ashley House, Halifax Road, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 2PD.

VAT Registration Number

GB 859 4445 80

WEEE Registration Number


Copyright Notice

All rights, including copyright, in the content of these web pages are owned and controlled for these purposes by Advance Welding. In accessing Advance Welding’s web pages, you agree that you may only download the content for your own personal non-commercial use. You are not permitted to copy, broadcast, download, store (in any medium), transmit, show or play in public, adapt or change in any way the content of these web pages for any other purpose whatsoever without the prior written permission of Advance Welding.

Conditions Of Sale

Our conditions of sale can be viewed HERE (pdf opens in a new window).

Standards and Approvals

All electrofusion welding equipment complies with the International Organization for Standardization standard:

ISO12176-2 Plastic pipes and fittings, equipment for fusion jointing polyethylene systems, part 2, electrofusion.

All bar code electrofusion welding equipment complies with the International Organization for Standardization standard:

ISO13950 Plastic pipes and fittings, automatic recognition systems for electrofusion joints.

Where shown, electrofusion welding equipment is approved to the UK Gas Industry Standard:

GIS/ECE1 Specification for electrofusion control boxes.

Where shown, mechanical equipment is approved to the relevant UK Gas Industry Standard:

GIS/PL2-3 Part 3: Butt fusion machines and ancillary tooling.

GIS/PL2-5 Part 5: Electrofusion ancillary tooling.

GIS/PL2-7 Part 7: Squeeze-off tools and equipment.

GIS/TE/P6.3 Equipment used in testing gas mains and gas services with operating pressures not greater than 7 bar.


All products have been designed to comply with the harmonized standards under the New Approach Directives, and have been CE marked accordingly. The relevant standards are as follows:

2004/108/EC Electromagnetic compatibility.

2006/95/EC Low voltage equipment.

98/37/EC Machinery safety.

94/62/EC Packaging and packaging waste.

2008/34/EC Waste Electrical Electronic Equipment Directive (WEEE)

2008/35/EC Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS)