• SIG Design & Technology wins RCI Pitched Roofing award SIG Design & Technology wins RCI Pitched Roofing award

    SIG Design & Technology wins RCI Pitched Roofing award

SIG Design & Technology wins RCI Pitched Roofing award

Specialist roof design and supply service, SIG Design & Technology, has been named winner of the Best use of Hard Metal Roof category at the RCI Pitched Roofing Awards.

SIG Design & Technology received the award for its work with […]

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    Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2020 Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2020

    Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2020

Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2020

Last week we kicked off our top ten roofing design blog posts published in 2020 with numbers ten to six. Here are the top five most read roofing design blog posts this […]

By |December 17th, 2020|Blog News|1 Comment
  • 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 […]

By |August 17th, 2017|Flat Roof|1 Comment
  • Flat Roof Problems Faulty Buildup
    Failed Flat Roofs – Don’t Split the Build Up! Failed Flat Roofs – Don’t Split the Build Up!

    Failed Flat Roofs – Don’t Split the Build Up!

Failed Flat Roofs – Don’t Split the Build Up!

Three problem projects of a similar nature have come into the office in the last 3 weeks. They are all domestic projects, they are all single ply roofing membrane, and they were all reported to have been leaking due […]

  • RIBAJ SIG Roof Lines April 2017
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal April 2017 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal April 2017

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal April 2017

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal April 2017

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

This issue features the complex roofing challenge at Birmingham New Street Station, a salutary tale about Flat Roofs on Schools and an […]

  • Flat Roof Checklist - Drywipe Version
    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 4: Interfaces and Cost Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 4: Interfaces and Cost

    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 4: Interfaces and Cost

Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 4: Interfaces and Cost

In this post, we’re covering the final two design factors on our checklist for flat roof specification: flat roof interfaces and cost. These factors round up the design stage of the checklist and we can then move on to […]

By |March 16th, 2017|Flat Roof|2 Comments
  • Flat Roof Checklist - Drywipe Version
    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 3: Design Factors: Drainage, Insulation and Upstands Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 3: Design Factors: Drainage, Insulation and Upstands

    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 3: Design Factors: Drainage, Insulation and Upstands

Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 3: Design Factors: Drainage, Insulation and Upstands

We’re well into our checklist of questions to ask when you’re choosing and designing the right flat roof system. Whilst the preliminary questions on client requirements, aesthetics and structure set the broad parameters, the questions we are now going […]

By |February 23rd, 2017|Flat Roof|0 Comments
  • Flat Roof Checklist - Drywipe Version
    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 2: Design Factors: Aesthetics and Structure Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 2: Design Factors: Aesthetics and Structure

    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 2: Design Factors: Aesthetics and Structure

Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 2: Design Factors: Aesthetics and Structure

Last time we introduced our Flat Roof Specifier Checklist and looked at the requirements your client might have. This week we begin talking about the design factors, starting with Aesthetic requirements and Roof Structure.

Would you like a copy of […]

By |February 2nd, 2017|Flat Roof|0 Comments
  • Flat Roof Checklist - Drywipe Version
    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 1: Employers Requirements Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 1: Employers Requirements

    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 1: Employers Requirements

Flat Roof Specifier Checklist Part 1: Employers Requirements

Choosing the right flat roof system can be a challenge, but ask the right questions and you’re half way there.

At our seminar in November we launched a new tool for architects – a Flat Roof Specifier Checklist. Our checklist […]

By |January 19th, 2017|Flat Roof|0 Comments
  • School Roofing Stopsley High School
    School Roofing – Seven more Value Engineered Projects School Roofing – Seven more Value Engineered Projects

    School Roofing – Seven more Value Engineered Projects

School Roofing – Seven more Value Engineered Projects

School Roofing today requires a collaborative approach, robust specification and cost efficient product selection. In this case study we look at seven projects which deliver just that.

SIG Design & Technology and SIG Insulation are working […]

By |September 8th, 2016|Flat Roof|2 Comments
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