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    SIG Design & Technology delivering online CPD seminars SIG Design & Technology delivering online CPD seminars

    SIG Design & Technology delivering online CPD seminars

SIG Design & Technology delivering online CPD seminars

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic SIG Design & Technology are adapting the way that we work and looking at how we can use technology to support our customers.

Instead of delivering our usual in-house CPD service, we are […]

By |March 26th, 2020|CPD, News|0 Comments
  • LIQUIROOF for Liquid Flat Roof Systems
    Liquid Flat Roof Systems – Get the Insulation Right Liquid Flat Roof Systems – Get the Insulation Right

    Liquid Flat Roof Systems – Get the Insulation Right

Liquid Flat Roof Systems – Get the Insulation Right

Liquid flat roof systems are increasing in popularity, but they can still present a challenge to the specifier to get them properly installed. Here we look at that challenge and suggest one way to meet it – by specifying […]

  • Vue Cinema Doncaster: Liquid waterproofing on refurbishment projects
    Liquid Waterproofing on Refurbishment Projects – Best Practice Liquid Waterproofing on Refurbishment Projects – Best Practice

    Liquid Waterproofing on Refurbishment Projects – Best Practice

Liquid Waterproofing on Refurbishment Projects – Best Practice

Roofs are one of the first lines of defence when it comes to protecting buildings from the elements. As such, they are highly susceptible to wear and tear, however well they may have been designed and installed. Inevitably, […]

  • Liquid Waterproofing Training Videos
    New Liquid Waterproofing Training Videos New Liquid Waterproofing Training Videos

    New Liquid Waterproofing Training Videos

New Liquid Waterproofing Training Videos

We have launched a set of liquid waterproofing training videos for AH+, the next generation of our popular liquid waterproofing system.

 

These videos will provide you with a practical understanding of how AH15+ and AH25+ are correctly installed and will […]

  • Standing Seam Membrane Roofing at Baxter Green
    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2019 Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2019

    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2019

Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2019

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?

This year we are covering four blogs, including the […]

By |December 12th, 2019|Blog News|1 Comment
  • 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  […]

  • 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|2 Comments
  • 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
  • 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 […]
  • Liquid Roofing Best Practice
    Liquid Roofing Best Practice Liquid Roofing Best Practice

    Liquid Roofing Best Practice

Liquid Roofing Best Practice

Liquid roofing is not a new concept; indeed it has been around in the form of natural bitumen since the early 1800s. However, unlike some other roofing types, the science behind it has developed over the decades, thanks […]