Sika-Trocal has had the lifespan of its Type S and SG materials extended from 30 years to 35 by the British Board of Agr‚ment (BBA), covering resistance to wind uplift, foot traffic, weather tightness and properties in relation to fire as well as durability and waterproof.
Single ply membranes have been widely used in the UK for many years. First launched in 1972, Sika-Trocal now has more than 40 years of experience in the industry and says it has a proven track record of high quality roofing installations.
Pete Hollingworth, national sales manager for Sika-Trocal, said: “We know technology is constantly evolving and its important architects are aware of the benefits of single ply membranes, as Sika-Trocal offers an unrivalled freedom of design that makes it the first choice.
“This material is highly versatile, cost effective but most importantly, provides waterproof protection for flat roofs and now with the BBA certification being increased to 35 years, the confidence specifiers have shown in using this excellent product has officially been recognised.”
Single Ply can be considered for use in many types of build and sectors due to the material’s versatility, simple application methods, and excellent value.