• Zinc Roof Buildups
    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2020 Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2020

    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2020

Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2020

It’s December and as per tradition, we’re counting down the top ten blog posts from the last twelve months. Which are the most popular posts we’ve written on our roofing design blogs this year?

 

 

Here is the first half of the top […]

  • Architecture Today Seminar
    What is the future for hotel design after Covid? Seminar Review and Recording What is the future for hotel design after Covid? Seminar Review and Recording

    What is the future for hotel design after Covid? Seminar Review and Recording

What is the future for hotel design after Covid? Seminar Review and Recording

Last week Architecture Today and SIG Design and Technology hosted a webinar focused on hotel design and how it is changing under the COVID restrictions.

Three expert speakers, facilitated by architectural journalist Ruth Slavid, frequently concurred on the issues […]

  • Pitched Roofing Awards
    Bouquet of Award Nominations for Slate and Metal Projects Bouquet of Award Nominations for Slate and Metal Projects

    Bouquet of Award Nominations for Slate and Metal Projects

Bouquet of Award Nominations for Slate and Metal Projects

Three projects have been shortlisted in the recently announced Pitched Roofing Awards, one of them already a winner.

SIG Design and Technology and our sister companies SIGA Slate and SIG Zinc and Copper are celebrating shortlisting in the […]

  • Tapered Insulation Installation
    Tapered Insulation and BS 6229 – what you need to know Tapered Insulation and BS 6229 – what you need to know

    Tapered Insulation and BS 6229 – what you need to know

Tapered Insulation and BS 6229 – what you need to know

Tapered Insulation is growing in popularity in roof designs. We investigate how it has changed with the new BS 6229 requirements.

 

What is Tapered Insulation?

Tapered insulation is a popular method of creating both thermal performance and falls within a roof, […]

  • Architecture Today Seminar
    What is the future for hotel design after covid? #ATHotels What is the future for hotel design after covid? #ATHotels

    What is the future for hotel design after covid? #ATHotels

What is the future for hotel design after covid? #ATHotels

Next week we’ll be taking part in the Architecture Today seminar “What is the future for hotel design after covid?” which takes place on Thursday 26th November.

 

The worldwide pandemic has changed people’s priorities and the hotels sector is […]

  • Architecture Today Seminar
    God is in the Details: Seminar Review and Recording God is in the Details: Seminar Review and Recording

    God is in the Details: Seminar Review and Recording

God is in the Details: Seminar Review and Recording

Last week Architecture Today and SIG Design and Technology hosted a fascinating seminar focused on the importance of details to architecture.

This lively event with some renowned speakers reinforced the sense that architects care a great deal about how […]

  • Architecture Today Seminar
    Join us at the Architecture Today Seminar: God is in the Details #ATDetails Join us at the Architecture Today Seminar: God is in the Details #ATDetails

    Join us at the Architecture Today Seminar: God is in the Details #ATDetails

Join us at the Architecture Today Seminar: God is in the Details #ATDetails

Next week we’ll be taking part in the Architecture Today seminar “God is in the Details” which takes place on Tuesday 3rd November.

 

Successful details are essential not only to the performance of a building, but also to […]

  • Architecture Today Seminar
    Designing for the Education Estate: Education Seminar Review and Recording Designing for the Education Estate: Education Seminar Review and Recording

    Designing for the Education Estate: Education Seminar Review and Recording

Designing for the Education Estate: Education Seminar Review and Recording

Last week we had the pleasure of attending and speaking at the third Architecture Today Education Seminar which was entitled,  “Designing Education Buildings to support long-term Estate Strategies“.

The event, as always was free to attend, but this […]

  • Ian Dryden Sarah Beeney at NFRC Awards
    Ian Dryden Treks the Himalayas: Your Logo on his Flag Ian Dryden Treks the Himalayas: Your Logo on his Flag

    Ian Dryden Treks the Himalayas: Your Logo on his Flag

Ian Dryden Treks the Himalayas: Your Logo on his Flag

In 2019 Ian climbed Kilimanjaro for Samaritans, summiting on New Years’ Day 2020. Now he’s trekking to Everest Base Camp and up Kala Patthar!

 

Ian is hoping to build on the success of his first challenge, support Samaritans and […]

  • Vacuum Insulated Panel with Protection
    When to use VIP Insulation – Vacuum Insulated Panels When to use VIP Insulation – Vacuum Insulated Panels

    When to use VIP Insulation – Vacuum Insulated Panels

When to use VIP Insulation – Vacuum Insulated Panels

This article introduces VIP (Vacuum Insulated Panel) Insulation, explains the benefits and the risks of using them and looks at some typical applications. We also explain why we recommend a particular VIP product.

We’ve been writing about the challenges of […]

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