• designing flat roofs
    Designing Flat Roofs – an interview with Stephen Cleminson in Architecture Today Designing Flat Roofs – an interview with Stephen Cleminson in Architecture Today

    Designing Flat Roofs – an interview with Stephen Cleminson in Architecture Today

Designing Flat Roofs – an interview with Stephen Cleminson in Architecture Today

Flat roofs have long held a place in architects’ hearts for reasons of aesthetics, cost and functionality.

While their conceptual and visual simplicity is undoubtedly part of the appeal, specifiers should be under no illusion as to the detailing rigour […]

By |September 7th, 2017|Flat Roof|1 Comment
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    Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice

    Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice

Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice

One of the most common questions our specification managers are asked is, ‘what should the upstand be on a flat roof?’. This question is frequently followed by, ‘what if I haven’t got 150mm?’. This article is about why upstands exist […]

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    Single Ply Membranes: Two of our most popular blog posts are updated Single Ply Membranes: Two of our most popular blog posts are updated

    Single Ply Membranes: Two of our most popular blog posts are updated

Single Ply Membranes: Two of our most popular blog posts are updated

Four years ago, we published two blog posts on single ply membranes which are two of the most popular pages on our entire website. They are so popular that we’ve decided to update them, and you can visit the […]

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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 […]

  • SPRA Conference 2017 at Eastwood Hall
    Single Ply Roofing Association 2017 Conference and Awards Single Ply Roofing Association 2017 Conference and Awards

    Single Ply Roofing Association 2017 Conference and Awards

Single Ply Roofing Association 2017 Conference and Awards

We are delighted that once again SIG Design and Technology  will be sponsoring a live blog of this year’s SPRA conference and awards. The live blog is a gift from SIGD&T to SPRA […]

By |June 15th, 2017|CPD|0 Comments
  • NFRC Roofing Awards Lymington Flat Roof Membrane Ltd
    Flat Roofing Membranes Ltd Finalist in NFRC Roofing Awards with Rhepanol [Video] Flat Roofing Membranes Ltd Finalist in NFRC Roofing Awards with Rhepanol [Video]

    Flat Roofing Membranes Ltd Finalist in NFRC Roofing Awards with Rhepanol [Video]

Flat Roofing Membranes Ltd Finalist in NFRC Roofing Awards with Rhepanol [Video]

We’re delighted to hear that DATAC accredited contractor and Rhepanol Ambassador Flat Roofing Membranes Ltd (FRM) has been named as a finalist in the 2017 NFRC Roofing Awards for their project Lymington Shores.

Lymington Shores, Hampshire is a high-end […]

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    Live Blog: Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What We Know Live Blog: Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What We Know

    Live Blog: Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What We Know

Live Blog: Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What We Know

Wednesday 23 November, 08.50 to 11.45am
This time next week we’re holding our third annual #PerfectRoof Seminar, entitled ‘Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What we Know’. You can still join us in person (BOOK HERE) but if […]

  • fast track roofing - Ocado Erith
    Fast Track Roofing: 48,000m2 in less than four months Fast Track Roofing: 48,000m2 in less than four months

    Fast Track Roofing: 48,000m2 in less than four months

Fast Track Roofing: 48,000m2 in less than four months

In less than four months, three companies working collaboratively successfully completed a 48,000m2 fast track roofing project for one of the biggest online grocery centres in the world.

This incredibly tight programme minimised material waste and time on site, thanks to a number of […]

  • SPRA HomeOwner Guide 2016 centre page v2
    SPRA Launches Homeowner Guide and Home Insurance for Single Ply Roofing SPRA Launches Homeowner Guide and Home Insurance for Single Ply Roofing

    SPRA Launches Homeowner Guide and Home Insurance for Single Ply Roofing

SPRA Launches Homeowner Guide and Home Insurance for Single Ply Roofing

 

 

The Single Ply Roofing Association (SPRA) has published the ‘Homeowners Guide 2016,’ a valuable resource for homeowners wanting to understand the advantages of single ply roofing for their […]

By |August 25th, 2016|News|0 Comments
  • flat roof overlay
    When to use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay When to use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay

    When to use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay

When to use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay

This week Frank Williamson, Technical Manager at our product partner IKO Polymeric, asks whether you can use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay, and what you should consider […]