Sika sweeps the board at the SPRA Awards 2021

Sika and five of its certified contractors have taken first place at the Single Ply Roofing Association (SPRA) Awards.

ROCKWOOL expands its flat roof range with a non-combustible upstand board

In its latest step to help specifiers and contractors mitigate fire risk in the fifth façade, ROCKWOOL has launched HARDROCK UB34, a non-combustible insulation solution especially designed for parapet walls and upstands on flat roofs.

Marley Alutec launches new hopper range

Marley Alutec has launched a new range of contemporary hoppers, which will be available in three sizes, offering customers the widest range of aluminium hoppers on the domestic market.

Apollo Roofing launches new educational website

Apollo Roofing is launching a new educational website for the flat roofing sector, with a brand-new look at a time where the need for an online educational tool has become even more evident.

ROCKWOOL’s Interactive City makes specification and product visualisation easier

ROCKWOOL’s virtual 3D cityscape aims to inspire design, save time and lead to faster decision making by providing a demonstration of their products through innovative methods.

LRWA launches product register for liquid roofing systems

The free, online Product Register tool from the Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing Association enables users to quickly assess the suitability of liquid roofing systems.

Sika upgrades its liquid-applied waterproofing solutions

Sika launches an upgraded version of one of its most popular liquid-applied single-component polyurethane waterproofing membranes, Sikalastic-625.

ROCKWOOL launches flat roof zoning tool to support design and specification

ROCKWOOL's new Flat Roof Zoning Tool helps specifiers and roofing contractors balance performance criteria, regulation compliance and design targets when choosing insulation.

ROCKWOOL extends flat roof support with new resource hub

The new Flat Roof Resource Hub from ROCKWOOL is home to an array of technical advice and specification guidance.

The financial risks of poor fire performance

While the primary purpose of fire protection measures is to safeguard life, there are wider implications too. As a building’s fire performance comes under greater scrutiny from financial service providers, Paul Barrett, head of product management at ROCKWOOL, explores what this means for contractors and how to mitigate risk.