The Pipe Testing Centre at MFPA Leipzig GmbH is recognised as a testing, verification and certification body for the following construction products and structural components:


Construction products from Building Regulation List A, Part 1

  • 12.1.1 – Vitrified clay pipes and pipe fittings (P)
  • 12.1.2 – Pipe joints for soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes with elastomeric seals (P)
  • 12.1.6 – Plastic piping systems made from unplasticised polyvinyl chloride (PVC-U) (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.7 – Pipes, pipe fittings and piping made from unplasticised polyvinyl chloride (PVC-U) for underground unpressurised soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes, and for systems for storing and containing liquid manure, slurry and silage effluent (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.8 – Pipes and pipe fittings made from high-density polyethylene (HDPE) (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.9 – Pipes and pipe fittings made from polyethylene (PE) for soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.10 – Prefabricated access chambers made from-high density polyethylene (HDPE) for soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.11 – Plastic piping systems made from chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (PVC-C) (Ü,Z)
  • 12.1.12 – Pipes and pipe fittings made from glass fibre-reinforced polyester resin (UP-GRP) for underground soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes, and for systems for storing and containing liquid manure, slurry and silage effluent (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.13 – Prefabricated access chambers made from glass fibre-reinforced polyester resin (UP-GRP) for underground soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.17 – Plastic piping systems made from polypropylene (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.18.1 – Piping systems made from acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.18.2 – Plastic piping systems made from styrene-copolymer blends (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.19 – Concrete pipes (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.20 – Concrete access chambers (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.21 – Reinforced concrete pipes (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.22 – Special pipe fittings, junction components, accessory components (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.23 – Vitrified clay pipes (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.24 – Vitrified clay pipes and junctions for pipe driving (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.26 – Plastic piping systems having pipes with a profiled wall and smooth pipe surfaces made from unplasticised polyvinyl chloride (PVC-U) (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.27 – Soil and waste discharge pipes and pipe fittings made from polypropylene for underground soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.28 – Drainage channels for traffic areas (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.29 – Plastic piping systems made from polypropylene with mineral additives (PP-MD) (Ü,Z)
  • 12.1.30 – Plastic piping systems for unpressurised underground soil and waste drainage channels and pipes with a profiled wall, pipe type A (Ü, Z)
  • 12.1.31 – Plastic piping systems for unpressurised underground soil and waste drainage channels and pipes with a profiled wall, pipe type B (Ü, Z)

Construction products corresponding to Part IIa in the directory of testing, verification and certification bodies in accordance with the state building regulations

  • 31.1/1 (Z-42.1-..., Z-42.2-..., Z-42.3-...) – Pipes, pipe fittings, access chambers, linings made from synthetic materials, rehabilitation procedures (Ü, Z)
  • 31.1/2 (Z-42.1-..., Z-42.2-..., Z-42.3-...) – Pipes, pipe fittings, access chambers, linings made from glass fibre-reinforced polyester resin (UP-GRP), rehabilitation procedures (Ü, Z)
  • 31.1/4 (Z-42.1-..., Z-42.2-..., Z-42.3-...) – Pipes, pipe fittings, access chambers, linings made from concrete and reinforced concrete, rehabilitation procedures (Ü, Z)
  • 31.1/5 (Z-42.4-…) – Sealing components (Ü, Z)
  • 31.1/6 (Z-42.5-…) – Junction components (Ü, Z)

Inspection body for the inspection of activities with construction products and of structural components in accordance with Part V of the directory of testing, verification and certification bodies in accordance with the state building regulations

  • 9 – Inspecting the execution of procedures for the rehabilitation of soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes by means of pipe lining and short lining in accordance with General Technical Approval Z-42.3-...
  • 10 – Inspecting the execution of procedures for the rehabilitation of soil and waste discharge ducts and pipes by means of plastic liners to produce mineral-based pipes (spiral method, dimpled drainage sheet lining) in accordance with General Technical Approval Z-42.3-...

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Working Group Leader
Dipl.-Ing.
Monika Maske
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