Tata Steel platinum plus system guarantee

Taking wider responsibility – Tata Steel launches its Platinum® Plus system guarantee

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View the Tata Steel entry on BPindex Visit the Tata Steel website Tata Steel is pleased to announce the launch of its new Platinum® Plus guarantee, designed to offer assurance to architects, specifiers and building owners with the provision of tailored specification advice, technical support and a guaranteed system performance of up to thirty years. The Platinum® Plus guarantee provides customers with the …

Radmat ProTherm RockFace A2

Fire Regulation Compliance for Roofs

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View the Radmat entry on BPindex Visit the Radmat website Following the Grenfell Tragedy in June 2017, and the subsequent investigations, the Governments of England and Scotland made significant changes to their respective Regulations related to fire performance.   Approved Document B Volumes 1 and 2 in England, and Technical Handbook Annex 2.C and 2.F in Scotland, introduced a new category …

Radmat waterproof membranes

Impact of the Fire Regulation Changes on Roofing Systems

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View the Radmat entry on BPindex Visit the Radmat website On 21stDecember 2018 the Government of England and Wales brought into force revisions to the Building Regulations aimed at preventing a repeat of the Grenfell Tragedy.  Unfortunately, the nature of the release of the Amendments, and the requirement for reader to insert information into the existing Building Regulation’s has led …

Northop Hall - Cembrit PR Shot


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View the Cembrit entry on BPi Visit the Cembrit website Cembrit, the leading roofing and cladding specialist is proud to announce the addition of two new sizes to its Glendyne range of natural slates, 610mm x 305mm and 508mm x 305mm, offering roofers larger slates and more versatility when working on lower pitched roofs. On a roof with a lower …

Cembrit rainscreen cladding

Cembrit Plans Expansion in the UK

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View the Cembrit BPi entry Visit the Cembrit website Cembrit has ambitious plans to expand its operation in the UK. Cembrit’s claddings, building boards and corrugated sheets, in addition to its popular natural and fibre cement slate, will be stocked and sold from three hub operations in Reading, Normanton and Llandow (Nr. Cardiff). This bold move is supported by the …