• 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 […]

  • school roofing projects
    Reducing Costs & Risk on School Roofing Projects Reducing Costs & Risk on School Roofing Projects

    Reducing Costs & Risk on School Roofing Projects

Reducing Costs & Risk on School Roofing Projects

As competition for schools construction projects remains high and costs are driven down, the needs to meet standards of robustness, energy efficiency and acoustic performance don’t diminish; if anything they become more challenging. How is it possible in this […]

  • #perfectroof swag
    #PerfectRoof Seminar – Ideas and Resources #PerfectRoof Seminar – Ideas and Resources

    #PerfectRoof Seminar – Ideas and Resources

#PerfectRoof Seminar – Ideas and Resources

It’s a week since our seminar on 8 Steps to a Perfect Roof, hosted at the Building Centre by the RIBA Journal. We thought we’d look back at the highlights and share some additional resources with you. Towards the […]

  • BB93-Test-Rig-Acoustics-Rain-Noise-2
    Meeting the challenge of Rain Noise in Schools – BB93 Meeting the challenge of Rain Noise in Schools – BB93

    Meeting the challenge of Rain Noise in Schools – BB93

Meeting the challenge of Rain Noise in Schools – BB93

Contractors working on the Priority Schools Building Programme are facing a new challenge – performance standards for rain noise. With the advent of the new BB93 Section 1, rain noise will be a challenge for all school projects.

Ever since […]

  • Falls in Concrete Roofs Tapered Insulation or Screed
    Falls in Concrete Flat Roofs – is Tapered Insulation cheaper than Screed? Falls in Concrete Flat Roofs – is Tapered Insulation cheaper than Screed?

    Falls in Concrete Flat Roofs – is Tapered Insulation cheaper than Screed?

Falls in Concrete Flat Roofs – is Tapered Insulation cheaper than Screed?

‘Cut to Falls’ is often the most expensive part of the roof system, and so we’re often asked how to make it cheaper. After all, if you can save £5k on your flat roof falls you can put it […]