Roofing News August

A little round up of some things within the roofing industry that we found interesting, here we go.

Eight roofing apprentices will compete in the final of this year’s SkillBuild competition in Birmingham later this year.

Organised by roofing trade association, the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC), 55 UK-based young roofers demonstrated their skills at regional heats between April and July in the hope of starring on the national stage at the NEC on November 17-19.

It is great to see new blood coming into the roofing industry! Many young kids these days are more bothered about making the newest app, but I doubt there will be an app that can fix a leeky roof any time soon! These young lads are building a trade that will be very useful not just for them, but who they serve in the near future, well done lads. To check out our services then click here

Read the full article here: Young roofers to compete on national stage in final of CITB SkillBuild contest

Next up we have some news on what I believe to be the future of roofing and that ofcourse is green roofing.

Icopal’s technically advanced, green biodiverse roofing and living walls have been installed to support the BREEAM Excellent rating and create a pleasant outdoor space for occupants at 20 Bentnick Street, a premium mixed use development just off Marylebone High Street in a conservation area in the heart of London.

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Green roofing supports impressive BREEAM Excellent project

They ave really done a great job here, if you would like to read the full article then click the link here: Green roofing supports impressive BREEAM Excellent project

 

That’s it for now folks but we will be back with more industry specific news very soon, have a great day.