UK Roofing Awards 2017 – winners announced

The National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC) recently announced the winners of this year’s UK Roofing Awards. They were revealed at a ceremony on 19 May at Park Plaza, Westminster Bridge, London.

Commenting on the quality of the diverse array of winners, James Talman, chief executive at NFRC said: “The Awards is the highlight of the roofing calendar, and this year has been no exception. The judging panel was truly blown away with the quality of entries and every winner should be proud of their achievement.”

Talman added: “We would like to thank everyone that entered the competition and all those who have supported the event, including headline sponsor SIG Roofing for their continued support, as well as all of the other sponsors.”

Winners across the 11 competition categories were as follows:

Green Roofing
Skygarden working with Topek
Project: The Macallan Distillery

Hard Metal Roofing
Roles Broderick Roofing
Project: Exeter College, Oxford University

Heritage Roofing
Emerton Roofing (Western)
Project: The Boat House

Lead Roofing
K&M Leadwork
Project: Goring Clock Tower

Liquid Applied Roofing and Waterproofing
Mitie Tilley Roofing
Project: North Terminal, Gatwick Airport

Mastic Asphalt / Hot Melt
Prater with Radmat Building Products
Project: Fitzroy Place

Reinforced Bitumen Membranes
M&J Group
Project: Fleet Bank House

Roof Slating
Contour Roofing (Essex)
Project: St Joseph’s College

Roof Tiling
Rowlands Roofing with Marley Eternit
Project: Quintain House

Sheeting and Cladding
Lakesmere
Project: Greenwich Energy Centre

Single Ply Roofing
Carlisle Construction Materials working with Topek
Project: The Macallan Distillery

In addition to the category winners listed above, awards were also presented to the following companies for their outstanding standards of workmanship and technical excellence:

Roof of the Year – sponsored by SIG Roofing, this award was presented to Rowlands Roofing in association with Marley Eternit for work on Quintain House. This award was chosen by the UK Roofing Awards Judges from this year’s winners.

CITB Exceptional Contribution to Training
This award went to Beverley Sexton of Jackson Jackson & Sons

Young Leadworker of the Year (Lead Sheet Association)
This award was scooped by Jay Stubbs, a self-employed leadworker trading as LDN Leadwork

Murdoch Sponsor’s Award (Lead Contractors Association)
Celtic Leadwork won this award for its work on a Primary School in Notting Hill, London

Murdoch Award (Lead Contractors Association)
Conservation Leadwork won this award for its work on Culham Court Chapel

Full details of all competition winners can be found at the website.