• Architecture Today Seminar
    Live Blog: Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar #ATHotelDesign Live Blog: Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar #ATHotelDesign

    Live Blog: Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar #ATHotelDesign

Live Blog: Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar #ATHotelDesign

Join us LIVE here on the morning of 27th November 2019 for highlights from the Architecture Today Seminar: What is the Future for Hotel Design?.
If you can’t make the event in person, this live blog will […]

By |November 20th, 2019|Flat Roof|0 Comments
  • AH+ Liquid Waterproofing
    New and improved AH+ Liquid Waterproofing from SIG New and improved AH+ Liquid Waterproofing from SIG

    New and improved AH+ Liquid Waterproofing from SIG

New and improved AH+ Liquid Waterproofing from SIG

SIG Design & Technology have launched the next generation of the popular liquid waterproofing system AH+ with improved levels of robustness and usability.

Liquid waterproofing systems provide one of the most cost-effective methods for making a new or existing roof […]

  • Blue Roofs and BS6229
    Blue Roofs and BS 6229:2018 Blue Roofs and BS 6229:2018

    Blue Roofs and BS 6229:2018

Blue Roofs and BS 6229:2018

Following on from our post earlier about the changes to British Standard BS 6229:2018 ‘Flat roofs with continuously supported flexible waterproof coverings’,  Carl Harrop of Watershed Engineering explores how the new British Standard  […]

  • Architecture Today Seminar
    Join us at the Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar #ATHotelDesign Join us at the Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar #ATHotelDesign

    Join us at the Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar #ATHotelDesign

Join us at the Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar #ATHotelDesign

We’re delighted to announce that Ross Finnie will be speaking at the Architecture Today Hotel Design Seminar on 27th November. The seminar is entitled “What is the future for Hotel design?” and will be a great way for […]

  • Architecture Today Education Seminar AT Education
    Architecture Today Education Seminar – Summary of Highlights #ATEducation Architecture Today Education Seminar – Summary of Highlights #ATEducation

    Architecture Today Education Seminar – Summary of Highlights #ATEducation

Architecture Today Education Seminar – Summary of Highlights #ATEducation

Last week we had the pleasure of attending and speaking at the second Architecture Today Education Seminar, which was entitled “Building and Remodelling Schools for Tomorrow: adapting to growth and change“. The seminar was a huge success – […]

By |October 3rd, 2019|CPD|0 Comments
  • Flat Roof Checklist - Drywipe version
    Flat Roof Checklist helps architects ask the right questions Flat Roof Checklist helps architects ask the right questions

    Flat Roof Checklist helps architects ask the right questions

Flat Roof Checklist helps architects ask the right questions

Choosing the right flat roof system can be a challenge, but if you ask the right questions, you’re half way there.

With this in mind, here is a unique tool for architects – a Flat Roof Checklist for Specifiers. Our […]

By |September 19th, 2019|Flat Roof|1 Comment
  • Flat Roof Upstands
    Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice: Updated for 2019 Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice: Updated for 2019

    Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice: Updated for 2019

Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice: Updated for 2019

How high should a flat roof upstand be? SIG Design & Technology’s Design and Technical Manager Daniel Bosworth highlights best practice for upstand design in the light of the revised BS 6229.

One of the most common questions our […]

By |September 5th, 2019|Flat Roof|0 Comments
  • Liquid Waterproofing being applied
    Liquid Waterproofing Options Liquid Waterproofing Options

    Liquid Waterproofing Options

Liquid Waterproofing Options

Liquid waterproofing systems provide one of the most cost-effective methods for making a new or existing roof waterproof. Correctly installed and maintained they can provide a long-term life often in excess of 25 years, and in refurbishment situations liquid […]

  • richmond park
    Eco Green Roof systems available from SIG Design & Technology Eco Green Roof systems available from SIG Design & Technology

    Eco Green Roof systems available from SIG Design & Technology

Eco Green Roof systems available from SIG Design & Technology

SIG Design & Technology are working with Eco Green Roofs (EGR) to provide guaranteed green roof and blue roof systems. Partnering with Eco Green Roofs allows SIG to offer a full built up system which combines expertise on both […]

  • We increasingly demand more and more of our flat roofs. Centrepoint, London (ph: Terence Smith).
    BS 6229:2018 – The Changes Explained BS 6229:2018 – The Changes Explained

    BS 6229:2018 – The Changes Explained

BS 6229:2018 – The Changes Explained

The new British Standard BS 6229:2018 ‘Flat roofs with continuously supported flexible waterproof coverings’ has some significant changes from its 2003 predecessor.

Daniel Bosworth, Design & Technical Manager looks at:

  1. The reasons for the update to BS 6229;
  2. What the main […]