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    New Case Study: London Business School Roofing Best Practice New Case Study: London Business School Roofing Best Practice

    New Case Study: London Business School Roofing Best Practice

New Case Study: London Business School Roofing Best Practice

The Sammy Ofer Centre at the London Business School has been created out of two Grade 2 listed buildings of the Old Marylebone Town Hall. SIG Design and Technology worked closely with Wates Construction Limited and EJ Roberts Roofing […]

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    New Case Study: Centrepoint London Refurbishment New Case Study: Centrepoint London Refurbishment

    New Case Study: Centrepoint London Refurbishment

New Case Study: Centrepoint London Refurbishment

Eight separate areas of the newly refurbished development of Centrepoint, the iconic London skyscraper, have been waterproofed to specifications developed by SIG Design and Technology.

The Grade II Listed 34 storey Centrepoint was one of the first skyscrapers in London […]

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    New Case Study: Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church by Richard Gilbert Scott New Case Study: Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church by Richard Gilbert Scott

    New Case Study: Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church by Richard Gilbert Scott

New Case Study: Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church by Richard Gilbert Scott

Richard Gilbert Scott passed away in July 2017 and was the fourth generation of England’s greatest architectural dynasty, well known for his ecclesiastical designs.

Three of his churches having attracted Grade II listed status. One of these is Our Lady […]

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    Sustainability in Flat Roofing Sustainability in Flat Roofing

    Sustainability in Flat Roofing

Sustainability in Flat Roofing

From concept design to installation and eventual recycling, flat roofs provide a wide range of environmental benefits for building projects. SIG Design & Technology offers an independent choice of systems for flat, green, and hard metal roofs for all […]

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    Replacing a Cathedral Roof – Mastic Asphalt at Westminster Replacing a Cathedral Roof – Mastic Asphalt at Westminster

    Replacing a Cathedral Roof – Mastic Asphalt at Westminster

Replacing a Cathedral Roof – Mastic Asphalt at Westminster

When Westminster Cathedral’s roof was first asphalted back in 1903, it would have utilised naturally occurring asphalt deposits dug up from an overseas lake.

These days, things are done a little differently. Instead, IKO’s Permaphalt – a polymer modified mastic […]

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    Re-Roofing a Building when in Use: Vue Cinema Doncaster Re-Roofing a Building when in Use: Vue Cinema Doncaster

    Re-Roofing a Building when in Use: Vue Cinema Doncaster

Re-Roofing a Building when in Use: Vue Cinema Doncaster

When this multi-screen cinema on the outskirts of Doncaster needed a section of its asphalt flat roof refurbished as part of extension and maintenance works, the owners needed the building to stay open to the public throughout the installation.  […]

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    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal June 2016 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal June 2016

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal June 2016

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal June 2016

This week the June 2016 issue of RIBA Journal is published, complete with our eighth technical guide: SIG Roof Lines.

SIG Design & Technology partner with the RIBA Journal to help supply architects with impartial, useful advice on designing flat, green and […]

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    When to Use Mastic Asphalt When to Use Mastic Asphalt

    When to Use Mastic Asphalt

When to Use Mastic Asphalt

Following our introduction to the topic of Mastic Asphalt last week, today we’re writing about when you might come across mastic asphalt and which types of roofing and other projects it should be considered for. We’ll also look at […]

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    Mastic Asphalt – an Introduction Mastic Asphalt – an Introduction

    Mastic Asphalt – an Introduction

Mastic Asphalt – an Introduction

In this post we introduce mastic asphalt, a centuries old roofing material that is still in use today in both traditional and more modern forms. In the next post we’ll introduce some build-ups and describe some applications for the product.

 

What […]

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    5 Broadgate: Hot Melt Roofing at a ground scraping scale 5 Broadgate: Hot Melt Roofing at a ground scraping scale

    5 Broadgate: Hot Melt Roofing at a ground scraping scale

5 Broadgate: Hot Melt Roofing at a ground scraping scale

When Make Architects needed a waterproofing solution for their latest project in the City of London they turned to IKO ParmaTEC hot melt. In this case study we set out why and share with you some pictures of this particularly […]