IKO PLC is a leading manufacturer of traditional roofing
and waterproofing as well as PIR insulation, damp proofing and tanking,
flashing, roof shingles, liquid protection for roofs, floors and walls, and
mastic asphalt solutions for highways and civil engineering projects.
IKO invests year-on-year in new products, manufacturing
facilities, customer services, comprehensive technical expertise and advice,
and staff and customer training, #SettingTheStandard in every field. The
company is a leading voice on topical issues and is the Expert for Roofing for
the Builders Merchant Building Index (BMBI).
IKO UK Group has three manufacturing plants in the UK, based
in Wigan, Chesterfield and Matlock. The company has achieved the ISO 9001 and
ISO 14001 standards for quality and environmental management and BES 6001 for
responsible sourcing of construction products for all three factories. A fourth
plant dedicated to manufacturing PIR insulation will open later this year at
the Alconbury Weald development.
Hosted by NFRC, the awards serve to recognise and reward outstanding standards of workmanship and technical excellence across the roofing industry, with SIG Roofing as headline sponsor for this year’s event.
Beautiful structures, outstanding workmanship, superior problem solving, environmental qualities and contribution to the built environment have all been highlighted in the shortlist, released by NFRC (National Federation of Roofing Contractors) at this year’s ecobuild event.
A nationwide search is on for the ‘unsung’ local heroes from the roofing sector after a new award was revealed for this year’s UK Roofing Awards 2018.