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Working on tiled roofs

3 mins Roof tiles are considered fragile roof coverings. So how should work on them safely, without causing damage? Before the 2014 revision of the British Standard…

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Reverse charge VAT explained

3 mins Liz Bridge, Secretary of the Construction Industry Joint Tax Committee and NFRC tax adviser, provides an overview of the new reverse charge VAT, one of…

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Private equity fund acquires Marley

< 1 min Inflexion Private Equity has acquired Marley from Etex, the building materials firm based in Belgium, which has owned Marley since 1999. The Staffordshire-based business, which…

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Fleetbank House

3 mins Working around plant and ductwork, M&J Group battled against a tight schedule to make this roof watertight for office tenants, helping to win it Reinforced…

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London leads the green roof way

3 mins Ten years since they were included in the London Plan, the capital has over third of all the UK’s green roofs. London accounts for over…

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Preparing for a post Brexit future

3 mins Richard Forrest Smith, ECIC chief executive, highlights the main challenges that roofing contractors face. The UK construction sector has continued contract this this, most notably…

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NFRC launches Industry Technical Partnership

2 mins Industry Technical Partner EJOT UK supports the NFRC in revamping the design of the independently-written technical guidance for the benefit of members. As Industry Technical…