• 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 […]

By |June 16th, 2015|CPD|2 Comments
  • Re Roofing Single Ply Video
    Re Roofing in Action – Replacing a Supermarket Flat Roof in 3 minutes [Video] Re Roofing in Action – Replacing a Supermarket Flat Roof in 3 minutes [Video]

    Re Roofing in Action – Replacing a Supermarket Flat Roof in 3 minutes [Video]

Re Roofing in Action – Replacing a Supermarket Flat Roof in 3 minutes [Video]

Here’s a time lapse video recording of the replacement of the flat roof at Waitrose distribution centre in Aylesford, Kent.

The video shows how the 10,200m2 roof is completely stripped off and replaced in a fast-track 12-week contract period without […]

  • RedSky Solar PV Panels
    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014 Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

As we approach the end of the year and the second anniversary of our blogging about roof design, we’ve decided to make our ‘top ten’ list a tradition.

So which are the most popular posts we’ve written on our […]

  • #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 […]

  • 8 Steps to a #PerfectRoof SIG Design & Technology
    Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar

    Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar

Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar

October 22nd 2014 9am-11.45am.

Follow along the Live Blog of 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof, a morning seminar produced by the RIBA Journal and SIG Design & Technology. Here we’ll be sharing highlights of the event including commentary, photography, slides […]

By |October 19th, 2014|CPD|0 Comments
  • Single Ply Roofing Membrane being Laid over a curved roof
    7 Top Tips for Specifying a Single-ply Roof Membrane 7 Top Tips for Specifying a Single-ply Roof Membrane

    7 Top Tips for Specifying a Single-ply Roof Membrane

7 Top Tips for Specifying a Single-ply Roof Membrane

Get a single-ply roof membrane right and no one notices. But get it wrong, and it’s another, very costly, story. Steve Cleminson, technical manager at SIG Design & Technology, gives his top tips […]

By |September 24th, 2014|Flat Roof|1 Comment
  • Zen Garden by John Lodder - Creative Commons
    Membranes for Gravel Roof Gardens Membranes for Gravel Roof Gardens

    Membranes for Gravel Roof Gardens

Membranes for Gravel Roof Gardens

Keith Wheatley, who supplies lightweight gravel and rocks used in landscaping, has recently contacted us on twitter. Keith asked about the possibility of using his […]

  • SM Reinforced PVC
    Beneath the Skin of Single Ply – What Architects should ask before they Specify Beneath the Skin of Single Ply – What Architects should ask before they Specify

    Beneath the Skin of Single Ply – What Architects should ask before they Specify

Beneath the Skin of Single Ply – What Architects should ask before they Specify

Many of the modern single ply roofing membranes on the market today are perceived as being the same. In fact as far as performance and accreditations are concerned, that’s probably true. But it isn’t the whole story.

Specifiers are beginning […]

  • NBS National BIM Library – free-to-use BIM objects from SIG Design and Technology
    Armourplan, NedZink, Rhepanol and Green Roof BIM Objects Armourplan, NedZink, Rhepanol and Green Roof BIM Objects

    Armourplan, NedZink, Rhepanol and Green Roof BIM Objects

Armourplan, NedZink, Rhepanol and Green Roof BIM Objects

As BIM adoption spreads throughout the construction industry, we’re delighted to announce the availability of BIM Objects for some of our most widely used products. These have been produced in association with the NBS and are available for