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.
Andy Williamson, Group MD of IKO PLC, was awarded ‘Industry Personality’ at the inaugural BMJ (Builders’ Merchant Journal) Awards on 18th May.
IKO PLC and Sussex Asphalte Ltd recently won a UK Roofing Award for Best Mastic Asphalt Project, for their work on the Stone Gallery in St Paul’s Cathedral.