• SIG Roof Lines August 2015
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal August 2015 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal August 2015

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal August 2015

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal August 2015

This week the August 2015 issue of RIBA Journal was published, complete with our fifth technical guide: SIG Roof Lines.

SIG Design & Technology are partnering with the RIBA Journal to help supply architects with impartial, useful […]

  • Flat Roof Installation Videos
    Rhepanol Single Ply Roofing Installation Videos Rhepanol Single Ply Roofing Installation Videos

    Rhepanol Single Ply Roofing Installation Videos

Rhepanol Single Ply Roofing Installation Videos

Our friends at FDT who manufacture Rhepanol single ply roofing membrane have produced a set of single ply roofing installation videos. These videos are an excellent introduction to how the product is installed and will give you a useful […]

  • Balcony Waterproofing - Why use a Liquid
    Balcony Waterproofing – why use a Liquid? Balcony Waterproofing – why use a Liquid?

    Balcony Waterproofing – why use a Liquid?

Balcony Waterproofing – why use a Liquid?

Rising up from its Thames-side site at Pimlico at the meeting of Millbank and Vauxhall Bridge, River Walk is an elegant new development of 116 high specification apartments. The sinuous form of the buildings is picked out in limestone […]

  • SPRA National Conference (Image Casey Rutland)
    SPRA National Conference 2015 – Review SPRA National Conference 2015 – Review

    SPRA National Conference 2015 – Review

SPRA National Conference 2015 – Review

Last week saw the first national conference of the Single Ply Roofing Association, which had the objective of providing guidance and insights to its members from across the industry. In this post we look at what the conference covered […]

  • SPRA National Conference 2015
    SPRA National Conference – Live Blog #SPRAEvents2015 SPRA National Conference – Live Blog #SPRAEvents2015

    SPRA National Conference – Live Blog #SPRAEvents2015

SPRA National Conference – Live Blog #SPRAEvents2015

We’re delighted to be attending the SPRA National Conference next Wednesday 24th June. The Single Ply Roofing Association (SPRA) is the trade association representing the UK’s single ply roofing industry, and our Trading Director, Mike […]

  • Built Up Extensive Green Roof - Aberystwyth University
    How much will a Green Roof weigh? How much will a Green Roof weigh?

    How much will a Green Roof weigh?

How much will a Green Roof weigh?

We’re often asked about the weight of a green roof, because it’s one of a number of factors specifiers need to consider when deciding which roofing system to use.

To help you compare the options, we’ve produced a table that […]

  • SIG Roof Lines June 2015
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal June 2015 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal June 2015

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal June 2015

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal June 2015

This week the June 2015 issue of RIBA Journal was published, complete with our fourth technical guide: SIG Roof Lines.

SIG Design & Technology are partnering with the RIBA Journal to help supply architects with impartial, useful […]

  • Mechanical-fixing-solar-pv-options
    Fixing Solar Panels to Flat Roofs – why we recommend an Engineered Solution Fixing Solar Panels to Flat Roofs – why we recommend an Engineered Solution

    Fixing Solar Panels to Flat Roofs – why we recommend an Engineered Solution

Fixing Solar Panels to Flat Roofs – why we recommend an Engineered Solution

When you specify a photovoltaic array for your flat roof, there is the option of either mechanically fixing the array, or alternatively using ballast to weigh them down without fixing into the structure.

In this article we will look at the options for […]

  • Green Roof Systems
    Green Roof Systems: An Overview Green Roof Systems: An Overview

    Green Roof Systems: An Overview

Green Roof Systems: An Overview

The vegetating of a roof surface is described under a number of generic terms: ‘brown roof’, ‘biodiverse roof’, ‘living roof’ and so on. Each has evolved from the original terminology ‘green roof’ for marketing reasons or to differentiate specific […]

  • Verdico Green Roof Peacock
    Green Roof with Carbon Negative Substrate and Single Delivery System Green Roof with Carbon Negative Substrate and Single Delivery System

    Green Roof with Carbon Negative Substrate and Single Delivery System

Green Roof with Carbon Negative Substrate and Single Delivery System

This week we’re launching a new Green Roofing system called Verdiroof by Verdico. Two things make it special: the whole system comes in a single delivery, and the growing medium is carbon […]